Couple years ago and thanks to your help I made a new built: https://forums.anandtech.com/threads/workstation-quad-channel-1900x-x399-vs-dual-channel-1800x-x370.2517818/#post-39081480
Now for a while I've been playing and ejoying RDR2 with my Samsung Ultrawide (49") @ 5120x1440 @ 120Hz...
Count this as my first post!!
Alright so my whole reason of joining was to ask some simple advice.
I'll start by listing my specs:
i5 2500k OC @4.5Ghz
AsRock Z77 Extreme3
Corsair Vengeance 16Gb
1200W Coolermaster Silent Pro Gold
Sapphire Radeon 270X
1TB Seagate Hybrid drive (main)...
I returned my defected MSI 1070 to Amazon today and need to buy another one soon. I found many brand of GTX 1070 on Jet.com is a lot cheaper than amazon and newegg. The only concern I have is their product authenticity and quality because I got used or refurbished stuffs listed as brand new from...
Just saw some benchmarks comparing these two cards and checked out hwcompare.com and I came to the conclusion that the performance upgrade would not be significant enough to warrant an upgrade.
Sure more VRAM and DX12 support would be nice, but new games can still use DX11 and I can play these...
I have fit a GTX 780 into my case, but if this card is larger than that, I will have trouble fitting it in. The alternative to this would be to get a 1060 with 6gb memory if that card is smaller.
A new case would be the best but I have limited budget on my upgrades.