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[WTB] High Core Count Xeon CPU (X99 v3/v4) or ThreadRipper Combo

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#1
Went the eBay route and got a nice shiny DOA CPU :(. Want to see if anyone has a CPU they have upgraded out from (maybe someone who went TR, etc). Looking for something with a minimum of 16C/32T and a min all core turbo of 2.3ghz. No hard preference between Haswell and Broadwell. I think we all know what particular variety of Xeon I am in search of with a budget ceiling of $400:D

OR

If someone has a line on a TR 1950X and mobo combo (TaiChi, Pro Carbon, AUORUS, basically anything black/white RGB not a dealbreaker) with a revised EK TR4 Edition block for ~$800, I'd be very interested.

Drop a PM if you think you have something. PayPal at the ready, Heatware pristine, etc.

Thank you
 
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Hi there, I just upgraded from a 5930k, 4x4GB 2600MHz ram, and dual 780 Ti's. Interested in any if that?
 
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Thanks to everyone who messaged me, got everything I need on the way!
 
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Got a spicy E5-2650 v4, but of course that's a 12x24 core.
 
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Thanks, really want to stay at 16c minimum though.
 
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