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Can this rig handle a gtx 1080ti?

I know there're questions with similar specs but i just want to be sure,i apologize if this is a rather tiresome question.
PSU: Xfx Pro series 650w 80 Plus Bronze.
CPU: I5 4690k
Mobo: Gigabyte Z97 Gaming 3
Ram: (2x) Kingston HyperX FURY 8GB ddr3 1600Mhz
Could you give me any recommendations if you think that any of these parts isn't going to cut it?
Thanks a lot.

Edit: Oh i forgot, it's a Msi Gaming X 1080 TI.
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    Depends on the specific games you play (and the specific environment in the actual game, such as grass areas, city with a lot of people, etc.), the in-game graphics settings you use, and the resolution you will be playing at. The i5-4690K will most likely be the *possible* (not certain) limiting factor, especially in CPU-intensive games at 1080p resolutions, for the GTX 1080 Ti to maximize its potential. You can resolve this by overclocking the CPU or decreasing in-game graphics, though -- or game in higher resolutions (1440p or 4K). But all in all, its not a bad pairing as it is game dependent.

    If all else fails (i.e., high CPU usage that is choking the GTX 1080Ti at Ultra Settings), the next step is to go for an i7-4790K in the Z97 platform. So, you still have breathing room (a next step to upgrade to) as far as the CPU platform is concerned. But only upgrade the CPU once you have tried out the i5-4690K + GTX 1080 Ti on the games you play at the graphics settings you want.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rutk9ErhKG4
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  2. Your system will hold the 1080 ti back and you need more RAM, especially if you are gaming at 1080p. You may only be using 75% of its capability playing at 1080p, less if your playing at 1440p or 4k. But if you playing at 1080p, don't get a 1080ti, it is like driving a race car in a school zone all day.

    I will always suggest putting your money in a GPU. So you can get it and it will run it, but I would plan on upgrading the rest sooner rather than later.
    Reply to feelinfroggy777
  3. ^- OP's got Ram: (2x) Kingston HyperX FURY 8GB ddr3 1600Mhz. That's 2x 8GB = 16GB, more than enough RAM already.
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  4. raisonjohn said:
    ^- OP's got Ram: (2x) Kingston HyperX FURY 8GB ddr3 1600Mhz. That's 2x 8GB = 16GB, more than enough RAM already.


    Oops, I missed the 2x. Definitely enough RAM. I would go with the 1080 ti, It is an amazing GPU.
    Reply to feelinfroggy777
  5. You will be fine. In some CPU bound games you may be slightly held back but your CPU, but it wont be huge. The generational differences are rather small.
    Reply to Snipergod87
  6. Sorry,i should've just said 16gb of ram instead.
    Thanks for the answers so far,I guess i'm pretty much sold on the 1080ti but i'll wait a little more to see if someone has something else to add.
    Let's say i upgrade my cpu to the i7-4790K,is the psu still enough for everything?
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  7. You have a good PSU, it should be fine with your current setup. Here is an article about the 1080ti power requirement information. They recommend a 600-650 watt psu, but also say that if you are overlcocking the CPU or the GPU, you may want more. So it is something to consider.

    http://www.guru3d.com/articles-pages/geforce-gtx-1080-ti-review,7.html
    Reply to feelinfroggy777
  8. Your are all set because:

    1. At 4K resolution CPU doesn't matter that much, i am using 4770k with 1080 Ti at 4K and my GPU is almost always at 100% usage in games.
    2. If you don't plan to play at 4K resolution then you don't need a GTX 1080 Ti. Simple as that.
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  9. Thank you all for your quick and helpful responses,i'll buy the 1080ti tomorrow.
    Reply to Caluan89
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