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post #11 of 12
Wait for 6-core Sandy Bridge.

1366 is not dead, there are quite a few 6-core CPUs out there on this socket but until they get dropped to $300 they're not a good investment.
post #12 of 12
Wait it out. OC your 930 to at least 4.0.

If BD delivers, the 970 prices may drop even more. Imagine a 970 for $300?

Or, you may want a BD processor depending on its performance.

I've been itching to upgrade too, but I've made it this far, and we only have a month to go.

Heck, I may even wait it out 'till Ivy Bridge 8 core goodness, since THAT will be a real upgrade. SB is a sidegrade.
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