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post #21 of 45
i wanted to wait for the z68 before but found out it was the wrong one. the one i wanted was the x79...
thats where the difference is.

unless intel pulls a acutally useful feature out of the z68 butt i dont think its going to sell very good.
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Yeah it does, Hwbot did a H55 overclocking competition last year.
post #23 of 45
Quote:
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Why don't you go ahead and enlighten me.
Not everyone that wants/needs massive CPU performance is a gamer, buddy.

Benchers, rendering, video encoding.. Not everyone uses their machine like you do.
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post #24 of 45
Quote:
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i wanted to wait for the z68 before but found out it was the wrong one. the one i wanted was the x79...
thats where the difference is.

unless intel pulls a acutally useful feature out of the z68 butt i dont think its going to sell very good.
Apparently, you're wrong.

As too many people in thread have demonstrated, they'll buy anything new and defend it even if it's useless.

Something about wanting to believe that Intel isn't trying to scam them or something.. I don't know.

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Not everyone that wants/needs massive CPU performance is a gamer, buddy.

Benchers, rendering, video encoding.. Not everyone uses their machine like you do.
That's absurd.

Benchers, renders and video encoders are not going to use an IGP.

And no one is going to care about 400-600Mhz.
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Wouldn't the Z68 be more suitable for OEMs? Selling cheap Office computers with integrated graphics and stuff...
    
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post #26 of 45
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Yeah...thanks guys I think i'll go with the P67.

The ivy chips will work in the P67 boards right?
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post #27 of 45
Quote:
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That's absurd.

Benchers, renders and video encoders are not going to use an IGP.

And no one is going to care about 400-600Mhz.
Why would they bother with a discrete card if the CPU can do everything they need? You really are very narrow minded. Do you really believe that everyone making Youtube videos (for example) is using a discrete card?

Turrican: H61/H67 would be more suited to that purpose. Cheaper, still able to use IGP, and no need for overclocking.
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post #28 of 45
Quote:
Originally Posted by sbao26975 View Post
Yeah...thanks guys I think i'll go with the P67.

The ivy chips will work in the P67 boards right?
Yes, with a bios update the latest news indicates they will. But nothing is 100% certain until someone does it.
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post #29 of 45
Quote:
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That's absurd.

Benchers, renders and video encoders are not going to use an IGP.

And no one is going to care about 400-600Mhz.
there are situations when this would be useful, say doing complex calculations, and people do care about 400 Mhz, there was once a time when that was the fastest a cpu could even go
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Quote:
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there are situations when this would be useful, say doing complex calculations, and people do care about 400 Mhz, there was once a time when that was the fastest a cpu could even go
About a week ago he asked "I still don't see why Intel is making more money than AMD"
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