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Poll Results: Are you buying a BD chip?

 
  • 27% (36)
    Hell yeah, it's going to rock!
  • 45% (59)
    Depends on the reviews...
  • 18% (24)
    I'm pretty happy with what I currently have.
  • 9% (12)
    LOL, AMD? Go Intel!!!
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post #11 of 49
I'll probably wait till its out for 3 months or so. I never buy stuff like this when its 1st released. I usually wait at least 3 months to make sure everything is copacetic.
post #12 of 49
Defenitly gonna get one as soon as possible. What I will be using time on, is finding the best mobo for it
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post #13 of 49
Depends on reviews, if not ill just pick up a K series intel chip so I don't have to run sli fix anymore
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post #14 of 49
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Modz View Post
Depends on reviews, if not ill just pick up a K series intel chip so I don't have to run sli fix anymore
Upcoming AMD motherboards with the new chipset will support SLI natively.
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post #15 of 49
I put "depends on reviews" but really, what makes or breaks an early BD buy for me is if Asus' ROG boards are badass. If they have an Extreme version that looks much like the Intel Black Edition III, then I'm on it like a monkey on an organ grinder.
post #16 of 49
Definitely getting another FX. Performance greater than, slightly less than, more or less =/= to SB. It doesn't matter. It's not a matter of whether or not it's the absolute fastest. It's faster than what I have now.
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post #17 of 49
I'll be waiting to see some benchmark results from people here. Hopefully we see some AMD representation at the higher end segment on the benchmarking section.

I don't really care for review sites anymore, they either don't know how to overclock or they don't use practical settings.
    
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post #18 of 49
Depends on what will be my needs. Considering I'll be probably doing lots of video editing, I might. Not in the first months btw, this rig has still some blood to spit
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post #19 of 49
AMD will of course price it competitively. It just depends on overall performance. I want it to match gulftown performance or higher, then i will buy def buy it on release day.
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post #20 of 49
I already have sandy bridge, so I think i'll stick with it. I'm tired of all the buying i've been doing lately, so i'm going to ride out what I currently have. Plus, this processor is more than enough for what I need right now.
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