which is better for overclocking and total speed for gaming: i5-4670K or i7-3770K

I'm building a new gaming pc. It'll have 2 x GTX600 (sli), Asus or MSI motherboard, 16 gb RAM, 256 GB SSD, Windows 7, 750 watt power supply.

My main question is the CPU, which of those 2 mentioned would be the best choice. i5-4670K or i7-3770K
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  1. Games will not take advantage of the cores in the I7. I5 is plenty. GTX600????
  2. markwp said:
    Games will not take advantage of the cores in the I7. I5 is plenty. GTX600????


    Thanks, shouldn't 2 GTX660 be good? Sorry I put 600 in question.
  3. If you already have a 660, go sli. If you are buying all new, get a 770 - close to the performance of sli 660 and in a year or so, an sli upgrade will probably be about $200 for another 770.

    What psu are you using/getting? What ram? Will you overclock?

    Mark
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