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WHY is waiting soo hard :$

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man i am really on the edge as to whether or not i should buy Sandy bridge. But i know bulldozer is on the cusp of release but waiting for those benchmarks is incredibly difficult... How do you cope with it? everyday i just want to jump on the sandy bridge bandwagon.... but i know i could end up regretting it considerably.


how do you handle the stress (yes i'm dramatic like that) and is anyone else in this position?
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You already have a high-end system, so actually use it to its potential until AMD FX is released
    
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BD is only a few weeks off now isn't it? Ah just wait it out so you don't kick yourself in a few weeks(Like I prolly will )
Edited by Captain318 - 4/29/11 at 4:34am
     
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unless your having problem with your current rig running games or programs just go buy sandy bridge.

Hardware manufacture speed is moving pretty fast now days and there always will better cpu then amd bulldozer, Don't be surprise if intel release far superior cpu then bulldozer.
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think your waiting bad... im waiting for my 6970 return to ebuyer for refund to complete, 2 gtx 480's to arrive, and my 5 gentle typhoons, and then a BD upgrade... im the one waiting!
    
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think your waiting bad... im waiting for my 6970 return to ebuyer for refund to complete, 2 gtx 480's to arrive, and my 5 gentle typhoons, and then a BD upgrade... im the one waiting!
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post #7 of 12
Waiting is hard because you want something you can't have, simple.
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tha **** does that mean?
    
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post #9 of 12
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i know that feel bro
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post #10 of 12
solution: get a life, lol
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