Sick of Intel ! What you think about this RIG? Tags: New Build Intel Systems Last response: May 23, 2010 5:29 AM in Systems Share ketrab May 23, 2010 3:21:46 AM So I'm tired of playing with intel/nvidia co. I never thought i would say that but I'm actually convinced switching to amd/ati Here is my suggestion, please let me know pros and cons since I'm totally INTEL person: CPU: X6 1090T / on my old TRUE w/ two fans MOBo: MSI 870A-G54 AM3 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... RAMS: CORSAIR XMS3 4GB GPU: XFX HD 5850 - LIFE TIME WARRANTY (will CF as soon as I get extra dineros) everything else I have from my current system i.e psu-650 antec true power, case cooler master 690, kingston 60 gb (os) and 1t wd (data) Let me know of any adjustments, concerns etc...... Thanks in advance. More about : sick intel rig | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove mindless728 May 23, 2010 4:47:44 AM i would look into getting a 790GX board for crossfire down the road http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse dirtmountain May 23, 2010 5:29:53 AM The 870 isn't a crossfire capable motherboard (at 8x-8x) the 790X, 790GX, 790FX or the 890GX, 890FX for crossfire. iirc when newegg had the 1090 in stock there were great combo deals with the Gigabyte 890FX and 890GX (about $30 - $25 off) | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Sick of Intel ! What you think about this RIG?> Related ressources: ForumMy first post.... and I'm sick of it! ForumWhat do you guys think about this new rig ? ForumSick of hearing about AMD Heat problems!!!! ForumWhat do you think about my rig ? ForumMy sick gaming monster (ok gaming zergling) - Feedback please ForumYou guys must be sick of this by now, but please help ForumWhat do you think about my rig ? ForumWhat does the community think about my rig ? ForumAlready ordered it, but what do you think about my GW2 rig ? ForumWhat do you guys think of my first build? ForumHey guys what do you think about my new rig ? its ok or not..please ForumSick of reading about the 8800GT, Whats the word on RV670? ForumWhat you think about my new future rig ? ForumSick of those BSODs ForumGive me some sick build IDEAS ForumWhat do you think about this rig ? ForumPCI compatibility question ForumProblem (I Dont know what it is) [Updated] ForumIs this a good build? ForumIntel C2Q 8300 vs. AMD X4 630 - for video editing? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !