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AMD Threadripper 3970X & 3960X Review, Total Intel HEDT Annihilation

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Holy Fnin Shit:eek::eek::eek::eek::eek:
 

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Looks like the hype train didn't derail 😂
 

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I'm right there with you bud. 9900K and I won't change.
Just super happy that AMD are finally curb stomping Intel.
it makes total sense if you do more than gaming but i only game and browse pornhub ( youtube)

jokes aside these cpu's are the strongest there is and probably will be for the next 2 to 3 year unless a new threadripper launches
 

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it makes total sense if you do more than gaming but i only game and browse pornhub ( youtube)

jokes aside these cpu's are the strongest there is and probably will be for the next 2 to 3 year unless a new threadripper launches

Its from the same guy, just written review. AMD and Intel are essentially equal in Gaming with AMD winning some and Intel winning some. And I highly doubt that someone can see the difference between 160 fps and 158fps. There's no reason, that if you were buying new, to choose Intel, even "because you only game" is not a valid reason.
But if you already have a 9900k and you only game, then fair enough.
 

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Its from the same guy, just written review. AMD and Intel are essentially equal in Gaming with AMD winning some and Intel winning some. And I highly doubt that someone can see the difference between 160 fps and 158fps. There's no reason, that if you were buying new, to choose Intel, even "because you only game" is not a valid reason.
But if you already have a 9900k and you only game, then fair enough.
I agree completely
 

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INTEL NERDS!!! get reckt hahaha.
 

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Humans are experts at wasting their money.

Also " Absolute power corrupts absolutely "
Your need for power is a reflection of the darkness that pervades your psyche ;)
 

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Humans are experts at wasting their money.

Also " Absolute power corrupts absolutely "
Your need for power is a reflection of the darkness that pervades your psyche ;)
Pete-ster. Are you talking from experience?
 

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Its from the same guy, just written review. AMD and Intel are essentially equal in Gaming with AMD winning some and Intel winning some. And I highly doubt that someone can see the difference between 160 fps and 158fps. There's no reason, that if you were buying new, to choose Intel, even "because you only game" is not a valid reason.
But if you already have a 9900k and you only game, then fair enough.
With Intel stuck on trying to get their 10nm process out and AMD already planning Zen 3 for 2020, I have a feeling that even 9900K users are going to be moving to team red at some point.
 
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Don't think buying hardware a year before console release is smart - Red or Blue...
 

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Why? I don't think there is a lot of room for consoles to influence PC's in the CPU department.
Price vs Performance. The older generation (me) and the more technically inclined (us) would prefer the PC Masterrace, whereas someone that is classified as a week-end gamer usually has PC/equipment provided and need a single function system. A PC these days is going to cost you FAR more than a console, even if the games attract a significant premium.

Not sure what I mean? Compare a single RTX card (not entire PC) to the price of a console.
 

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Price vs Performance. The older generation (me) and the more technically inclined (us) would prefer the PC Masterrace, whereas someone that is classified as a week-end gamer usually has PC/equipment provided and need a single function system. A PC these days is going to cost you FAR more than a console, even if the games attract a significant premium.

Not sure what I mean? Compare a single RTX card (not entire PC) to the price of a console.
I don't think anybody considering a HEDT or even 3950x would rather buy a console...
 

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