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  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Best AMD gaming CPU (with R9 280x). on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    If you don't want to spend more then $150ish, go with 8 core CPU. FX-8320 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819113285&cm_re=fx-8320-_-19-113-285-_-ProductIf you have extra $2...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic First Rig Advice: What Am I Getting Myself Into. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @hummer700 said: @insane_metalist: Thanks man! i might go with that. Gonna wait and see how the prices are when the new GPU's launch.No problem, just get a Mid Tower around $60, don't waste your mon...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic AMD FX-8370, FX 8370E and R9 285 "Tonga" Release Reviews. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules said: @insane_metalist said: @PredatorRules said: Nice, lower TDP with the E series - it might overheat less now, worth checking out.I don't know... I had 8350 @ 4.3GHz and tested it...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic AMD FX-8370, FX 8370E and R9 285 "Tonga" Release Reviews. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules said:Nice, lower TDP with the E series - it might overheat less now, worth checking out.I don't know... I had 8350 @ 4.3GHz and tested it against i5-4670K @ 4.3GHz physics weren't even...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic First Rig Advice: What Am I Getting Myself Into. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    I'd go with something like this http://pcpartpicker.com/p/PZBsVnThose are good components for as cheap as you can go. I would also go with R9 290 because it's about $100 cheaper then GTX 780.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic asrock b75 pro3-m smells like hospital. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Owned 4 ASRock mobos without any problems.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Showcase your rigs. . on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @AdamK47 said: @klunt_bumskrint said: @AdamK47: I'm just curious at to what temps those titans run at?What's the difference between the top and bottom?The top card gets hot while the bottom card is c...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Metro Last light is boring as hell (No spoilers). on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @FelipeInside said: @insane_metalist said: @ShadowDeathX said: @FelipeInside said: I never got the chance to play the Metro Series (my old PC wasn't powerful enough).But I am sooooo happy they decid...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Is X99 only comlatible with DDR4?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    You need DDR4 with 5820K. Which means you also need a new mobo.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Intel i5-3570K still a decent cpu? Worth upgrading soon?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @klunt_bumskrint said:@Lach0121: Broadwell will be Z97OC that 3570K and you're good to go for quiet a while.Broadwell Z97 with DDR4?

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic skyrim 40fps on high end pc. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    GTX 770 makes it high end PC? lol.. If you have the K version CPU overclock it.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Metro Last light is boring as hell (No spoilers). on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @ShadowDeathX said:@FelipeInside said: I never got the chance to play the Metro Series (my old PC wasn't powerful enough).But I am sooooo happy they decided to do the REDUX. I just purchased Metro 20...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic A petition to black out Steam for an hour. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    really..? shit no!

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Benchmark Thread V. 3. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @horgen: Update my scores already, please!4770K @ 4.2GHz - X2 R9 290s 1050/1375mhz - 1866mhz RAMFire Strike: 15816Sky Diver: 36277Cloud Gate: 31398Ice Storm: 184774http://www.3dmark.com/3dm/3887603?

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Haswell-E CPU Reviews: Core i7-5960X, i7-5930K and i7-5820K. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @Kjranu said:The prices are outrageous. This is a great example of when you have zero competition, prices go through the roof. AMD needs to step it up.Actually these are pretty normal prices for 2011...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic So no 870 or 880 then....... on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules said:I can't find logic hereWhy not callled their mobile just under 800MX and leaving the original series to 800?That's what I'm thinking... I think, I'll wait a year or longer till up...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Good video card for modern and future games. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @kitty said: @insane_metalist said: @kitty said: If you had a bit more to spend you could grab thiswww.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202090270X is $170 after $10 rebate.It's the sa...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Upgrading my weak ass rig. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @ianhh6 said: Budget is 250, 300 euros (I live in Spain) at most though that might be stretching it. Glad to know the i7 still holds up!GTX 760 or R9 280 or R9 280X - $265 after rebate.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Should I overclock my new built computer?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules said: @horgen said: @PredatorRules said: @renegadesteve said: My specs are:i5-4690K Unlocked CPUMSI Z97 G5 boardone stick of 8GB of RAMRadeon Sapphire Dual-X R9 270 OC editionDepends...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Good video card for modern and future games. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @kitty said: If you had a bit more to spend you could grab thiswww.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202090270X is $170 after $10 rebate.