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Err, your telling me to do something that you can't even spell btw.

Also, why buy a 6 core processor, to disable two of it's cores, that makes no sense what so ever lol.

If you like 6 cores, then buy a hex, if you lke 4 cores, then buy a quad, and be mature about it?..

/Thread.
Why does it matter about my spelling?

I will say again... Buying a hex than disableing 2 of the cores will yield in lower power consumption + heat generation = more overclocking headroom + more gaming performance. Add the maths dude.

Be mature about it. Period
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post #72 of 79
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Yes I have already purchased a X4 which when clocked a 3.8Ghz to 4.0Ghz

And £35 more Expensive - Naa pass

I decided to get Throttle Quadrants for FSX

The 965 will do me for a while

Im not bovered if you can overclock an X6 further in my case I would run all 6 Cores all the time If I had water cooling I would get the X6 but since I only have a Zalman I think I will stick with the 965

Also I am mainly bovered about FPS - Since my Current Phenom is poor and is at 2.6Ghz

the 965 will be clocked at 3.8 - 4Ghz

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If you could overclock it by like a 700Mhz further then Yes

But if you gain a extra 100 - 200 Mhz its gonna do Bare little to your FPS
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post #74 of 79
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If you could overclock it by like a 700Mhz further then Yes

But if you gain a extra 100 - 200 Mhz its gonna do Bare little to your FPS
Every little bit helps Especially on the Northbridge
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post #75 of 79
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Why does it matter about my spelling?

I will say again... Buying a hex than disableing 2 of the cores will yield in lower power consumption + heat generation = more overclocking headroom + more gaming performance. Add the maths dude.

Be mature about it. Period
Again, this is according to, umm you? Dr, Prof Hexacore?

Enlighten us poor, dim-witted quad core pagans with a link as ?
post #76 of 79
Get as many cores you can...


My X6 @4.0 playing bfbc2 uses 90% with my crossfireX.

Imagine the bottleneck with a x4.
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post #77 of 79
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Get as many cores you can...


My X6 @4.0 playing bfbc2 uses 90% with my crossfireX.

Imagine the bottleneck with a x4.
To late. he has already purchased it.

on a side note dont the thubans run a little cooler?.

id say a mod will lock this thread this soon.
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Again, this is according to, umm you? Dr, Prof Hexacore?

Enlighten us poor, dim-witted quad core pagans with a link as ?
Yes, This is from Dr, Prof Hexacore, that owns a Hexacore.

No need to Enlighten you. I wil not continue in this debate, There will be other users that will back up this fact as other users have said it before.
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