>>52445530 X99 pros - enough lanes for both SLI and m.2 - quad channel means you don't need fast RAM for good throughput - double RAM capacity - native Xeon and ECC support on most boards - no bendgate or math problems
Z170 pros - RAID0 m.2 SSDs - USB3.1 type-C on most boards - more suitible for compact systems - slightly cheaper - slightly faster in single-threaded workloads
To me X99 seems to have much more upgrade potential and is a better overall choice if you want a high-end system. Once Broadwell is out, X99 is going to get updates with new boards that will feature much of the same stuff Z170 does now, making even less sense to go that way.
Thread replies: 12 Thread images: 2
Thread DB ID: 425204
All trademarks and copyrights on this page are owned by their respective parties. Images uploaded are the responsibility of the Poster. Comments are owned by the Poster.
This is a 4chan archive - all of the shown content originated from that site. This means that 4Archive shows their content, archived. If you need information for a Poster - contact them.
If a post contains personal/copyrighted/illegal content, then use the post's [Report] link! If a post is not removed within 24h contact me at email@example.com with the post's information.