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Old 12-06-2018, 11:12 PM   #21
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two or three !!??




purchased early 2015: 2600k-->6700k-->7700k-->8700k


Built #4 and still going strong, tho..its only 4 years old this coming Xmas.
Not everyone upgrades as often as you and I, and until recently, upgrades often required more power. An upgrade every three years would still allow a top end PSU to be good for three upgrade cycles. Hell, I have an AX750 in a box on the shelf because I upgraded that machine to a more powerful PSU. I would sell it online except the weight makes the shipping not worth it to most people.
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Old 12-12-2018, 08:25 PM   #22
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OK so this is what I'm thinking on pulling the trigger on before Xmas:
GREEN = already owned

CPU
i7-9700K £400
H/S
Noctua NH-D15 £80
GPU
EVGA GTX 1080Ti FTW3
RAM
G.Skill Trident Z 32GB (2x16) 3200MHz CL14-14-14-34 £405
M/B
Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Elite £163
Storage
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB £72
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB £72
1TB SATA2 HD
PSU
Corsair RM750x £90
Case

Anidees AI8 Full Tower Case £90
Display
Acer Predator XB271HU 27" GSync IPS £600
Controllers
Thrustmaster T.16000M FCS HOTAS £110
CH Rudder Pedals
TrackIR

Other stuff
Windows 10 Home Retail £100
X-rite i1 Display Pro monitir calibrator £178
Display Port 1.4 cable 3m £10

= £2370

Q) What do you think?
Q) Should I wait until after Xmas (I think I might get a better deal on the Thrustmaster HOTAS)?
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