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Which one of these is the better gaming desktop?

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June 16, 2013 5:30:49 PM

the intel and nvidia build.
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June 16, 2013 5:35:19 PM

This one:

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CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($229.99 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Phanteks PH-TC14PE_BK 78.1 CFM CPU Cooler ($79.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87X-UD3H ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($169.99 @ Amazon)
Memory: Crucial Ballistix Sport 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($70.28 @ NCIX US)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($92.47 @ Amazon)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card ($409.99 @ Amazon)
Case: Fractal Design Define R4 (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case ($99.99 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Corsair Enthusiast 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($18.99 @ Amazon)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($99.99 @ Newegg)
Monitor: Asus VS239H-P 23.0" Monitor ($159.99 @ NCIX US)
Keyboard: Cooler Master Storm QuickFire Rapid Wired Gaming Keyboard ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Mouse: Logitech G400 Wired Optical Mouse
Total: $1546.65
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
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June 16, 2013 8:40:43 PM

Yeah Irrelative, if you take any advice here please go with ksham's suggestion of the i5-4670k. While your name is Irrelative, the price/performance (in a gaming context) of the two cpus are equally irrelative ;) . Despite what you might have heard.

I'd just hate to see you spend that extra ~$120 for practically unnoticeable gains.
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June 16, 2013 9:18:34 PM

KRONEN said:
Yeah Irrelative, if you take any advice here please go with ksham's suggestion of the i5-4670k. While your name is Irrelative, the price/performance (in a gaming context) of the two cpus are equally irrelative ;) . Despite what you might have heard.

I'd just hate to see you spend that extra ~$120 for practically unnoticeable gains.


Alright, peer-pressure wins.
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