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Question Upgrading an X79 System?


Jan 2, 2017
So I was considering upgrading my X79 based system. I was wondering if it is worth it to replace the graphics card for a RTX 2070. Aside from that, I have had problems getting a constant 60 ish FPS in GTA V on high settings (1080p) and I am not sure what the problem could be. Below are the specs. I am a college student, so I hope to do a full rebuild when I get out.

Motherboard: Asus P9x79 Deluxe

CPU: Intel I7 3930k (OC to 4.3 GHz)

RAM: 64 GB (8x8), DDR3 Corsair Vengeance @ 1600

Graphics: MSI GTX 1070

Storage: OCZ Vertex 3 240 x 2 in RAID (Boot Drive), OCZ Agility 3 120 GB x 2 in RAID

Display: Dual monitor setup with DVI and HDMI ports in use.