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General Category => Computers and Geekery => Topic started by: RSshruew on June 15, 2017, 08:58:29 pm

Title: x299
Post by: RSshruew on June 15, 2017, 08:58:29 pm
Anyone keeping an eye on the new x299 chipset?  Looks like a good excuse to a new a computer build
Title: Re: x299
Post by: RS-Dolph on June 16, 2017, 08:50:32 pm
AMD HEDT > Intel HEDT
Title: Re: x299
Post by: RSshruew on June 17, 2017, 08:07:32 am
Quote from: RS-Dolph on June 16, 2017, 08:50:32 pm
AMD HEDT > Intel HEDT


Eh, I didnt see anything with the Ryzen stuff that's super great
Title: Re: x299
Post by: RS-Infested on June 17, 2017, 09:43:53 am
I went Ryzen mainly for cost savings at the time I built.   If cost isnt a factor then maybe wait and see how the new chips compete with the new AMD ones. 
Title: Re: x299
Post by: RS-Dolph on June 17, 2017, 11:27:45 am
You cannot compare the current Ryzen CPUs (X370) to the Intel X299 platform.
You'd have to compare it to AMDs x399 platform instead.


http://wccftech.com/amd-ryzen-threadripper-cpu-launch-august/ (http://wccftech.com/amd-ryzen-threadripper-cpu-launch-august/)
Title: Re: x299
Post by: Rom on June 17, 2017, 08:34:22 pm
Dibs on your old sht plzz....or, if the lineage goes the same, whatever is in the woman's PC, since she'll prolly get ur old shtuff.