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  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic new processor 10,000 times faster then current. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    that's insane. it would be major breakthrough if they can apply it to real circuits. imagine dat foliage.just wondering how costly it would be to manufacture. might be out of reach for consumers for m...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Will 8 core goodness ever drop in price? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @04dcarraher said: @groowagon said: @evildead6789 said: The 3930k bitchslaps the 4770kummm.... no.3930K is only 20% faster, but 78% more expensive, so no, it doesn't bitchslap 4770K. very poor valu...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Advise on 4 to 8 cores. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @insane_metalist said: You could build this.ORBuy something like this or this.This. I'd go with (and i did) a cheaper 4670K and upgrade it later on to i7 Broadwell (Q1 2015). you could still sell you...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Will 8 core goodness ever drop in price? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @evildead6789 said: The 3930k bitchslaps the 4770kummm.... no.3930K is only 20% faster, but 78% more expensive, so no, it doesn't bitchslap 4770K. very poor value.

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic I need an Upgrade, Babeh! on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @GTR12 said: @groowagon said: @GTR12 said: I'm gonna laugh so hard if people with i5 750's and i7 920's are playing watch dogs maxed and you people waste money recommending a 4770k.how on earth coul...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Should I build a PC or buy a PS4 on the Games Discussion board

    PC.after 2 decades of multiplatform gaming, i still think PC is worth every penny compared to consoles. there are occasionally some amazing console exclusives (i bought Gamecube just for RE4 for examp...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Will Sprites Be The Successor To 3D? on the Games Discussion board

    2D games are cute and all, but will they replace modern 3D games? hahahaha! no.

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic I need an Upgrade, Babeh! on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @GTR12 said:I'm gonna laugh so hard if people with i5 750's and i7 920's are playing watch dogs maxed and you people waste money recommending a 4770k.how on earth could slower CPUs out-perform faster...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Upgrade Path - Just a few questions thanks :) on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    DO NOT (!!!!) buy 1155 socket anymore! 1150 is newer (successor for 1155) and is going to last longer!yes, it may be confusing, since the older model has higher number.1150 supports new Hasswells, and...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Will 8 core goodness ever drop in price? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Xeons are always gonna cost like hell. we'll see cheaper 8-cores once they make desktop i7-versions of them. not coming to LGA 2011, though. they have already moved to LGA 2011-3 on workstation and se...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Watch Dogs ultra specs?!?! on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @Alienware_fan said: Get used to it neck beards. this is next gen. These consoles are way more efficient than last gens. you will need alot more power to match these consoles.wich is all good. this i...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Advise on 4 to 8 cores. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @04dcarraher said: @Sleepyz said: Thanks for advise guys. Like knowing i7 4770k is like an 8 core.Unless the game or app are designed to use HT correctly your performance will just be like an i5.mod...

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  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic What is the best Sci-fi RTS game ever? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @Nanomage said:Supreme Commander(the first one) and Homeworld.

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Watch Dogs ultra specs?!?! on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @ShepardCommandr said: It's a cross gen game.There's no way they can justify those specs.Crysis 3 was last gen game, and you'll still struggle to max it with modern GPUs. it all depends on how heavy ...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Advise on 4 to 8 cores. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    that Intel i7 is practically 8 core CPU. all desktop i7 processors use Hyperthreading, so each of the 4 cores can run 2 threads simultaneously, so your computer basicly sees it as 8 core processor. it...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic The Crysis Series of Games on the System Wars board

    @BluRayHiDef said: @lostrib said: Crysis and Warhead were the best of the series, and it went downhill from thereActually, Crytek hasn't really made a good game since WarheadWhat makes Crysis 2 and ...

  • groowagon created a forum topic Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor insane PC requirements! on the PC & Mac Discussion board.
  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic 3 pin fan connectors, on 4 pin PWM fan headers on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    yes you can use them. the connectors are designed to work with both 3-pin and 4-pin fans.i don't think it's even possible to control the speed of 3-pin case fans. that's why the 4-pin PWM fans exist i...

  • groowagon posted a message in the forum topic Watch Dogs PC footage (nVIDIA Trailer) on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    i think i need to get this just to see the gameworld in action. i guess it'll be an alright game too.