dederpedy wrote:I'm not trying to start a fight but once drivers are optimized, how likely is it that the 7950 will outperform the 660ti? Again, I will be playing at 1920x1080. Mostly first person shooters if that means anything (which is why I orignially figured the 660ti was better for the more consistently fluid experience).
vargis14 wrote:I would go with 1866 memory...its seems ti give the best mem bandwidth for the price. plus it is not much more then ddr3 1600.
2000 or higher just does not give the boost in bandwidth that going from 1600 to 1866 does.
DPete27 wrote:**ALSO** The AMD 8xxx series desktop GPUs and Intel Haswell CPUs will be out around June. Keep this in mind. Maybe you could hold off a few more months? Even if you end up going Ivy Bridge and Nvidia, these new product releases are sure to drive prices down on previous-gen stuff.
Voldenuit wrote:June is 5 months away. I have to wonder if it's worth the wait?
dederpedy wrote:Have you checked out the Asus P8Z77-V LK from the system guide or the P8Z77-M Pro?Mobo?
dederpedy wrote:$100 2x8 GiB PC3-14900 G.Skill F3-1866C9D-16GSR (DDR3-1866, CAS 9, 1.5 V)RAM?
JustAnEngineer wrote:Have you checked out the Asus P8Z77-V LK from the system guide or the P8Z77-M Pro?
JustAnEngineer wrote:2x8 GiB PC3-14900 G.Skill F3-1866C9D-16GSR (DDR3-1866, CAS 9, 1.5 V