Wait for i7-2600k or just got with 875k? Tags: CPUs Sandy Bridge Intel i7 Last response: February 10, 2011 2:17 AM in CPUs Share skimaster25 February 9, 2011 11:42:55 PM I know the speed difference, etc but i REALLy want a pc now. i can get a decently cheap one wit a gtx 560 ti and an i7-875k for under $1200 my original build had a 6850 with i7-2600k. but then an hour after i ordered it, the sandy bridge thing came up and cyberpowerpc called me to tell me my order was cancelled should i just get what i can get now? or wait til march 1st to get the i7-2600k im gonna be doing -editing/encoding 1080/60p hd footage -some gaming, but love having everything maxed out when i do More about : wait 2600k 875k JackNaylorPE a c 180 à CPUs February 9, 2011 11:51:34 PM I'd wait....and I expect that's gonna be April, not March. skimaster25 February 9, 2011 11:53:36 PM cyberpowerpc says they will offer sandy bridge chips on march 1st and i got the exact parts from newegg....cheaper on cyberpower sry otherwise i would build it myself Related resources Intel Core i7 2600k slower than Intel Core i7 875k - Forum I7-2600K or wait for AMD Bulldozer - Forum Should I upgrade my i7 875k - Forum I7 875k or 920? - Forum Just ordered a 690 GTX.. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bearclaw99 a b à CPUs February 10, 2011 12:27:58 AM I'd build yourself either way. Haven't read too many good reviews on Cyberpowers. Either way, both chips are excellent, just depends on if you want to wait for SB which is a bit better Or go ibuypower Leaps-from-Shadows a b à CPUs February 10, 2011 2:17:49 AM If you really REALLY absolutely need the PC now, of course go with the 875K. If there's any possibility that you can wait until they are available, Sandy Bridge is definitely worth it. You wouldn't be disappointed either way, but you'll be "not disappointed" for longer with the Sandy Bridge. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumI7 875k on an unupdated motherboard ForumI7 875k Overclocking Wall ForumOverclock i7 875k on Asus P7P55D-E Deluxe ForumBad CPU? i7-2600k Could use some help pinning down problem. ForumResearching MB for first build w/ i7-2600k ForumQuestions on new build ForumAny Bottlenecks In this Build? ForumI7 2600K Overclocked! 4.9 GHz! ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumNeed help knowing what speakers if any would work with my monitor. ForumCan I upgrade my cpu to i5 with asus p5lp-le mobo ForumMost important component for FRAPS-ing with no LAG! ForumProblems with Unlocked Phenom II ForumJust for Fun: Who do you blame of Cougar Point Problem? ForumCPU max frequency problem and i7-2600k More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !