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Which combo of GPU and CPU is better for gaming?

by Chriss_28 / September 1, 2017 10:50 AM PDT

I have the options of either a

Ryzen 5 1600x and a gtx 1080
or a
i7 7700k and a gtx 1070

Which of these will provide a better gaming experience at 144fps at 1080p?
If it helps, the games i plan on playing are rainbow six siege and destiny 2,

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Will vary with the game selected.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 1, 2017 11:13 AM PDT
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The 1080 wins
by Bob__B / September 1, 2017 6:42 PM PDT

Only a few games lean on the cpu and the ryzen has ample muscle.
It's all about the gpu.

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