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5800x worth the upgrade?

hello
is a 5800x worth the upgrade from a 3700x for 1440p agming
on a b550
32gb
3070

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Yep. And the Prism cooler you have will do fine too.

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Just now, ShrimpBrime said:

Yep. And the Prism cooler you have will do fine too.

Well I am using a Dark Rock pro 4
that is just a bit better than a prism

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2 hours ago, erikvind said:

Well I am using a Dark Rock pro 4
that is just a bit better than a prism

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8 hours ago, erikvind said:

hello
is a 5800x worth the upgrade from a 3700x for 1440p agming
on a b550
32gb
3070

Yes

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19 hours ago, erikvind said:

hello
is a 5800x worth the upgrade from a 3700x for 1440p agming
on a b550
32gb
3070

You'll only see a 2-3% increase in fps at 1440p with a 3070 per AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Review | TechPowerUp

They are using a 2080ti in their test bench which basically matches the 3070 performance wise.

I'd rather wait it out for prices to drop if you really want the 5000 series.

 

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