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Did you get the Sandybridge 2500K or 2600K?

Poll Results: Did you get the Sandybridge 2500K or 2600K?

Poll expired: Jun 30, 2011  
  • 63% (161)
    I bought the 2500K. Didn't feel the need for HT
  • 36% (94)
    I bought the 2600K. I needed HT.
255 Total Votes  
post #1 of 88
Thread Starter 
Well, pretty simple poll. Just to get an idea of how many have 2500K VS 2600K.

Also, you are welcome to make a post, stating why you selected you're 2500K or 2600K

The poll will close 20 days from now on. By that time we should have a pretty good idea how many bought what, here on the OCN.
Edited by turrican9 - 6/10/11 at 12:23pm
    
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post #2 of 88
I got a 2600k, but just because I fold a lot. In any other case (well, except maybe video rendering) I would've gotten a 2500k instead.
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post #3 of 88
I got the 2500K, since what I do with my PC does not involve in using HT in any way.
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post #4 of 88
I also got the 2600K for folding.
post #5 of 88
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I got my 2500K for gaming and regular use. I don't do folding or Video rendering
    
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post #6 of 88
I got a 2500K, since I just game and do basic computer use, and it was 100 dollars cheaper.
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post #7 of 88
Where's the option? - "I didn't need HT but my epeen did."

That is me.

I occasionally encode something.

I had a 940 and I just couldn't say goodbye to eight pretty bars in the win7 cpu gadget.
    
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post #8 of 88
Quote:
Originally Posted by PARTON View Post
Where's the option? - "I didn't need HT but my epeen did."

That is me.

I occasionally encode something.

I had a 940 and I just couldn't say goodbye to eight pretty bars in the win7 cpu gadget.
Oh man, you have the same 2600k I do. 4.5GHz at 1.32V

I got a 2600k because I get a new system every 4 years or so. No upgrades.
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post #9 of 88
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Quote:
Originally Posted by PARTON View Post
Where's the option? - "I didn't need HT but my epeen did."

That is me.

I occasionally encode something.

I had a 940 and I just couldn't say goodbye to eight pretty bars in the win7 cpu gadget.
Main thing here is to find out how many bought what. We all know that the real reason behind things can be something quite else than the Poll questions ask
    
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post #10 of 88
Quote:
Originally Posted by turrican9 View Post
Main thing here is to find out how many bought what. We all know that the real reason behind things can be something quite else than the Poll questions ask
Okay, I'll vote now.
    
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