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should i get bulldozer guys?

i think bulldozer will be better than 2500k , who agrees?
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post #2 of 28
I would wait to see bench comparison of bulldozer and intel lineup.

but imo I would go bulldozer
    
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post #3 of 28
Honestly, you can just hang on with your 5GHz 2500k and wait. We don't know how much better the BD is compare to Intel's SB tho. 5Ghz 2500k is very good already .
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post #4 of 28
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Originally Posted by jp27 View Post
should i get bulldozer guys?

i think bulldozer will be better than 2500k , who agrees?
Its completely up to you, looking at your rig, your probably not a hardcore gamer, more or less an overclocker, so if you've had your fun with Sandy Bridge, move on to Bulldozer and have some more fun with that.

Again, I could be wrong, but your machine will already run any program/game.. Its not like your in need of more performance. So its really an opinion...
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BD coming soon! cant wait!
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post #6 of 28
I think it will be much of the same deal as 1156 to thuban. 1155 will have better clock for clock performance and be better in single threaded apps and games, but bulldozer will be better in multi-threaded apps, except the gap will be much closer together than it was with 1156 and thuban.

But at this point no one really knows.
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post #7 of 28
I vote to keep 2500k and build a bulldozer setup as a second rig!!

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post #8 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by jp27 View Post
should i get bulldozer guys?

i think bulldozer will be better than 2500k , who agrees?
My magic 8-ball says you should get one. Pre-order it now from Fantasy Island, they're having a sale.
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post #9 of 28
OP just use a coin mate.And get whatever wins
Bulldozer and SB will be on par no matter what some people say with a little better price for the AMD.
Intel has only one advantage ,the speed of adopting new process fabrication which brings of course some gains.
As Intel has not started yet to deliver the 22 nanometers CPU-s (sic!) this summer we will have some carnage from AMD.
   
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post #10 of 28
Quote:
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Bulldozer and SB will be on par no matter what some people say with a little better price for the AMD.
    
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