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    Would you rather: 2700X for $170 or 3700X for $280

    I feel like the value of the 2700X for $170 is incredible for a relatively small performance decrease. Does anyone know where @W1zzard gets the current pricing value for his comparative value/performance charts? Thanks for everyone's responses and input in advance! [Both would be using a B450...
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    [FS] Chaotic's Closet Cleanout Cluh...travanganza!

    Trying to clear off the dust, and move stuff that I am no longer actively using. Prices are OBO and do NOT incorporate shipping costs, but I am willing to ship wherever within reason. PREFER AMAZON PAYMENTS - Tired of Paypal screwing us. FULL PHOTO ALBUM - CLOSE UP / INDIVIDUAL ITEM SHOTS...
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    Scariest thing I have seen in awhile....

    An i7-970 that has never been delidded.
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    Best Single 6/8pin GPU?

    I know of the MSI Gaming ITX 760 and R9 270X that just use a single 6/8pin, and I'm aware of most of the GTX 750 Ti line, but is there anything that I am missing? Thanks :D
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    [US] HOT!!! Intel G3258 + Z97 Mobo = $99.99 @ Microcenter (BM+tax)

    Microcenter sent out a "secret" deal via email which combines: Intel G3258 3.2 GHz LGA1150 Boxed Processor - $59.99 (This is the 20th Anniversary Pentium "K" chip that is overclocking to 4.8-5Ghz+) MSI Z97 PC Mate Socket LGA 1150 ATX Intel Motherboard - $129.99 This combo comes to...
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    Building new PC for Gaming friend: Best GPU for WoW:MoP?

    I am putting together a gaming PC for a friend who only plays World of Warcraft. She does not play anything else, so please make your recommendations based on this information. Based on the current build assembly, I have ~$300-375 to work with, so I gravitated towards the GTX770 and the R9 290...
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    [US] R9-290X Already Available from Newegg!

    It's the BF4 bundled version, but get it before others do/sold out!! (Obviously only considered a hot deal if you think the retail price is an awesome deal) SAPPHIRE Version Also now OOS (happened sometime during the night) XFX Version Already OOS (That took about 3 hours) Have fun :) Either...
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    [US] XFX DoubleD 7950 (+4 games) - $180 & XFX DoubleD 7970 (+3 games) - $250

    Both are pretty decent deals from Newegg: XFX Double D FX-795A-TDKC Radeon HD 7950 Black Edition 3GB Video Card On sale for $209.99 with a $30 Rebate = $179.99 Comes with the Never Settle Bundle + Crysis 3. XFX Double D FX797ATDJC Radeon HD 7970 3GB Video Card On sale for $279.99 with a $30...
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    Steam Family Sharing Beta

    https://support.steampowered.com/kb_article.php?ref=3784-QLBM-5731 I just got into the beta myself. I don't very actively play my relatively small Steam library (45 games, like 1/2 are Indie), but would be glad to allow some people to test the beta with me. Following most Giveaways listed...
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    [FS] ChaoticG8R's Processors, GFX, + More!

    Hey, trying to sell some things I have laying around and instead of them collecting dust next to my current build, might as well try and change them into some $$$. Also thinking of breaking up components of my current rig instead of doing a complete overhaul. Prices are OBO and do NOT...
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    Korean 27" S-IPS vs PLS Monitor?

    Curious if anyone has ventured into the new Samsung PLS monitors and how they actually compare (not Samsung's marketing) against S-IPS monitors. Even more specifically the bare non A+ Korean panels. I'm currently looking at purchasing either: Korean "X-Star Brand" 27" 2560x1440 QHD PLS...
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    Bitdefender Internet Security 2013 - $0.13 (1yr key)

    I know many people would rather just use free antivirus software, but for those who build rigs for people and want their buyers to feel confident, saying you added a ~$20-$50 AV is a nice touch. $0.13 - Discount already applied via the link: BitDefender 2013 - Internet Security You can use...
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    Samsung 840 PRO 256GB - $200 FS!

    For arguably the fastest SSD on the market, this price is pretty sexxy! SAMSUNG 840 Pro Series MZ-7PD256BW 2.5" 256GB SATA... Enjoy!!
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    Swiftech H220 - Bookmark your order page :)

    http://www.swiftech.com/H220.aspx Exciting!!!
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    Best Buy - $50 off $100+ purchase w/ Mastercard

    Good for this week only: Best Buy Coupon for $50 off $100 purchase when you use your Mastercard Has a decent amount of exclusions, and gift cards are being excluded about 90% of the time at the register. But there are still some decent deals to be had out of this. The total purchase...
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    XFX Core Edition HD 7850 1GB - $140 AR/FS

    Link: XFX Core Edition FX-785A-ZNL4 Radeon HD 7850 1GB This is back to the Black Friday price, in case you missed it and were looking for a video card bargain. This card has the reduced-cost cooler on it versus the other XFX HD7850 1GB cards, so don't buy this expecting above-average...
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    HOT!!! Seasonic X850 Gold power supply - $110AR/FS@Newegg

    Link: SeaSonic X Series X-850 (SS-850KM Active PFC F3) 8... This is an insane deal! It's cheaper than practically every 750w PSU available, and just about the highest quality unit you can buy. And it also comes with everyone praising the past deal (X750 for $100) which just got locked! $40 off...
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    Goðafoss - Breaking G8R's H2O Hymen

    Project name is a work in progress, translation is waterfall of the gods. This build is for my new roommate who wanted a serious overly done rig to run his "challenging" engineering/school software. Initially the plan was to have this rig together for the release of Windows 8 and just start...
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    Best GC SSDs (non-TRIM)?

    Getting a new rig together that will be running the ASRock Extreme11 with it's built in LSI 2308 chip and I plan on getting 3-4 128GB SSDs together in RAID-0. So since I'm under the presumption that TRIM support still isn't available for RAID setups, other then Z7X boards from Intel...what...
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    Artemis Space Bridge Simulator

    I saw this on Node (first link), and started researching it more. Definitely decided that I need to try this out. Thought I would share with others as well as see if anyone's interest would be peaked in getting a Denver, Colorado group together. I'm not a trekkie, not really even much of a...
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    Watercooling Build Advice Plox!

    Delete Plox No one wanted to answer, please just delete this thread, kthx.
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    Need Case Recommendation

    Budget: Any (without customization required, like Newegg/NCIX etc supplied, not some custom deal from DangerDen or anything) Form Factor: ATX, preferentially Mid to large Mid (wants to avoid Full towers if possible) Goal: Full WC build. Visible guts: Wants the WC to look nice and be visible...
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    128GB OCZ Vertex 4 2.5" SATA III Solid State Drive - $120 after $20

    OCZ VTX4-25SAT3-128G Vertex 4 128GB Solid State Drive - 128GB, SATA III 6Gbp/s, Up to 120,000 Maximum IOPS, 2.5" $139.99 - $20 MIR = $119.99 with Free Shipping Rebate expires 5/8/12 If you have a Visa card, take an additional $10 off $100 or more using this link Some key features (pulled from...
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    [US] OCZ Agility 3 120GB SATA III SSD $100 AR @ Amazon ($75 AR PM @ Staples YMMV)

    This is the drive I'm currently running, despite all the hate, the latest firmware update has been running with 0 issues for me at least. Amazon has dropped the price on the Agility 3 120GB to $130 - 30 rebate = 100 http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004Z0S6SO Update for an even better...
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    Two Deals on OCZ Agility III 90GB + 120GB - $100 or less shipped!!!

    Amazon is up first selling ithe 90GB apart of their Gold Box deals for $99.99!!! http://www.amazon.com/gp/goldbox&tag=tec06d-20 Newegg is up next running a Shell Shocker on the 120GB for $97.99!!! (This is after a $30 MIR + a $15 Newegg Gift Card) Shell Shocker Deal. Exclusive Jaw Dropping...