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post #11 of 45
lol not everyone is a gamer, there's plenty of people who want to overclock but dont care about gpu performance... myself included.. h67 is a success? you have sales #'s or what?
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lol not everyone is a gamer, there's plenty of people who want to overclock but dont care about gpu performance... myself included.. h67 is a success? you have sales #'s or what?
LOL

Of course H67 is a success. It's beat out every other low-end CPU on the market.

I disagree with you. People who don't care about GPU performance do not care about 4.8Ghz versus 4.2Ghz.

You're saying that people who don't game are going to be like "Damn, I really wish I had those extra 600Mhz.. Why didn't I buy the expensive Z68 board and the 50$ CPU Cooler..."

That makes me LOL
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post #13 of 45
no one's mentioned Quick Sync + OC'ing <.<

that's my reason for waiting out til Z68. doubt I'd ever use SSD Caching bit of Z68 though
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Anyone know if z68 will have a sabertooth model?
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post #15 of 45
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LOL

Of course H67 is a success. It's beat out every other low-end CPU on the market.

I disagree with you. People who don't care about GPU performance do not care about 4.8Ghz versus 4.2Ghz.

You're saying that people who don't game are going to be like "Damn, I really wish I had those extra 600Mhz.. Why didn't I buy the expensive Z68 board and the 50$ CPU Cooler..."

That makes me LOL
lol wow, you got such a narrow minded view, but we can agree to disagree buddy
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Yeah, the thing is that this board is a steal at this price...I will be OCing and will not need integrated graphics.

Is the Z68 better at OCing? Also i'm kinda interested in the ssd caching feature.

However, if the benefits do not justify the added cost (predicted) then I will just stick with this one.
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Yeah, the thing is that this board is a steal at this price...I will be OCing and will not need integrated graphics.

Is the Z68 better at OCing? Also i'm kinda interested in the ssd caching feature.

However, if the benefits do not justify the added cost (predicted) then I will just stick with this one.
For that price, go p67. If you were buying at full retail, i'd probably say wait for z68.
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post #18 of 45
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lol wow, you got such a narrow minded view, but we can agree to disagree buddy


Why don't you go ahead and enlighten me.

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Yeah, the thing is that this board is a steal at this price...I will be OCing and will not need integrated graphics.

Is the Z68 better at OCing? Also i'm kinda interested in the ssd caching feature.

However, if the benefits do not justify the added cost (predicted) then I will just stick with this one.
No, of course Z68 won't overclock any better.

And SSD caching is useless. You might as well use the freaking SSD on its own instead of strapping it to an HDD's butt.
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post #19 of 45
Imo H67 should of never existed. It should of been P67 and Z68. I really don't understand Intel. They got it right with H55/P55. H55 could overclock and still use the onboard gpu much like Z68.
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Imo H67 should of never existed. It should of been P67 and Z68. I really don't understand Intel. They got it right with H55/P55. H55 could overclock and still use the onboard gpu much like Z68.
There should have been just P67 with an option for an IGP on the lower-end boards.

This H67, P67, Z68 thing is ridiculous.
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