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Discussion in Hardware Hangout started by P@P@, May 8, 2013

  1. Jul 16, 2012
    Hey guys, made a thread in the past about picking up some new parts.. well that kinda fell down the drain however now I will have a budget around 400-430$ USD.

    Parts picked out so far :

    Mobo - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131837

    CPU - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115234

    CPU Fan - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835103099

    Ram - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820145346

    o far that has me at 415$ and some change. I'm thinking about picking up a fan for the side of my case
    - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119196

    It currently runs a 120MM Rear Fan, 140MM Front Fan and a 140MM Top Fan.

    Was wondering your guys' opinions on a side-fan?
  2. Feb 9, 2012
    get the plus instead of the evo.
  3. Jul 16, 2012
    whys that?
  4. Feb 9, 2012
    nearly no difference but plus is cheaper.
  5. Aug 2, 2010
    Why not pay $20 and get the i5-3570k as opposed to what you picked out? Makes for easier OC'ing in the future.
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    • Feb 9, 2012
      Also note that the 3570k also has a boost clock to 3.8 ghz
    • Jul 16, 2012
      More-so there to save money, but I can look into upgrading.

      This was mores- a thread to try and get ideas for a side-case fan :shutmouth:
    • Dec 6, 2011
      3470 CPU never goes on sale. 3570k I always see for $199.99, and sometimes with some $20 promo card. I'd never settle for a 3470, that's just a disgrace and middle finger right to your computer.
    • Nov 17, 2012
      I wouldn't touch the 3470, spend the extra $20 and get a 3570k, you won't regret it. If you're looking for cheap go with an i3-3220 or perhaps even an AMD build.
    • Jul 16, 2012
      Yeah I was thinking about it I'll just go with the 3570k