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Quote:
Originally Posted by MisterMalv;13311352 
Personally, I hope BD will match SB, but at a better price point. That seems to be AMD's (IMO) mission statement, but with backwards (sort of) compatibility.
Certain architectures benefit in certain scenarios....
I'm no fanboi, but I have been buying AMD cpu's for the last 5 or so years due to performance/price ratio. But, unfortunately that seems to have changed with SB.... I'm holding back on an upgrade (my system is great for what I use it for) 'till the end of the summer, and I'll make my choice then.
Competition is great, but it seems so one sided at the moment, so I'm gonna sit on the fence for a few months.

This is what I expect. But i don't care who is better. tongue.gif
    
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Will it drop in my board 0_o?
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post #183 of 255
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Originally Posted by Sohryu76;13311378 
This is what I expect. But i don't care who is better. tongue.gif

Precisely what I mean, I believe the whole point of overclocking/tweaking is making something you can afford into something you can't afford.
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I won't give a rat's arse. I'm not upgrading for a LONG while.
    
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post #185 of 255
Ha. What's a quad core?
    
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post #186 of 255
if bd fails. my next rig WILL be intel. you hear me amd?.
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post #187 of 255
Just call it a week and go back to my OC'd 1090t biggrin.gif
post #188 of 255
Why feel bad about something you can't control? If Bulldozer flops, it flops. No need to get all emotional about it.
post #189 of 255
I want it to be a repeat of the Athlon64/Pentium 4 days where AMD was king, but my hopes aren't very high.

If it flops, I'll be a bit disappointed but overall indifferent. I've already made my decision by getting Sandy Bridge, so I'm pretty good in the CPU department. If Bulldozer is awesome, I may jump ship but if it "only" competes I'll essentially ignore it.
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I would probably feel the same way if the Braves lost the world series in game 7. frown.gif
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