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Future-Proofing....Let's Play a Guessing Game

Last response: in Systems
December 25, 2012 2:22:10 AM

1) AMD FX-6300
Radeon 7850

2) AMD FX-6300
Radeon 7870

3) Intel i5-3570k
Radeon 7870

4) Intel i7-3770k
Radeon 7950 Boost

THE GAME: Guess how many years each system will last as an effective gaming PC (longevity, live, future-proofness, whatever) by playing games at decent frame rates on low. When you predict the system will fail SUGGEST WHICH PART TO UPGRADE. Please do not exaggerate to make statements or to get a point across.

THE POINT: To make sure my build makes sense for what I need.

Thanks! I hope this post makes sense and merry Christmas! (obviously my present is still in the works...)
December 26, 2012 12:03:36 AM

butremor said:
Hey, please fill out those questions, otherwise it's gonna take too long asking you those question one by one. Post answers here. After you do that we will be able to help you faster, without having to be guessing in the dark. Thanks

You don't have to ask me any questions. All I ask is that you put your predictions. Example:

1) 2 years; upgrade CPU and GPU

2) 6 years; upgrade GPU