Sign in with
Sign up | Sign in
Your question

gigabyte 7970 oc with i5 3570 & b75 Or sapphire 7950 vapor x with i5 3570k & z77

Last response: in Graphics & Displays
May 11, 2013 12:55:02 PM

hi guys !!

i'm going to buy a gaming rig for about 1000 $ and i choosed until now :-

croasir vengenace 2×4 ram 1600 mhz

samsung 22 1080p

WD caviar blue 1 tb

gigabyte green max plus 650w

cooler master k-380 mid tower case

but now i'm not sure which gpu and cpu to buy ??!!

i have 2 choices :-

buying the gigabyte 7970 oc with intel i5 3570 (non k ) with B75 chipset


buying the sapphire 7950 vapor x with intel i5 3570k with z77 chipset


help me choosing please ??

note: i'm not extreme overclocker so when i buy one of them i won't overclock it more than 3.6 3.8 max !!

and another question if i bought th i5 3570 with the B75 chipset Can i overclock it to 3.6 or 3.8 ??

(( sorry for my bad english :D  ))

a b 4 Gaming
May 11, 2013 12:57:57 PM

Sapphire Vapor-X 7950 w/ Intel Core i5-3570K since you want to overclock.

That aside, I suggest you get a better PSU from more reputable manufacturers like Antec, Corsair, PC Power & Cooling, Seasonic, and XFX.