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looking at getting a new rig... proably wont be used as main rig. but either way its gonna be oced and folding..


the 2500k is $225
the 2600k is $325

is it worth paying the extra $100 for the HT?
whats the PPD difference? at about 4.8ghz - 5ghz.
    
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You will see a significant boost in ppd with the 2600K. Even with the drop in -bigadv bonus, the 2600K will be worth the extra $100.
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about how much PPD difference is their? o.O lol
    
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The 2600K can do bigadv, so you'll be looking at 45-50K compared to around 14K with the 2500K, IIRC
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around 75k PPD for 2600k (BigBigAdv)
and around 40k PPD for 2500K (BigAdv)
Edited by [March] - 7/17/11 at 6:02am
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Originally Posted by [March] View Post
around 75k PPD for 2600k (BigBigAdv)
and around 40k PPD for 2500K (BigAdv)
something like this
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around 75k PPD for 2600k (BigBigAdv)
and around 40k PPD for 2500K (BigAdv)
Maybe before the point change but not now more like 55,000 avg. on a 2600k you might be able to hit 75,000 on a 6903 / 6904 by hacking the system but there are not that many of them.
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Get about 35k on my 2600k@4.6, with the 6900 wu's.
    
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Originally Posted by Grandpa_01 View Post
Maybe before the point change but not now more like 55,000 avg. on a 2600k you might be able to hit 75,000 on a 6903 / 6904 by hacking the system but there are not that many of them.
I said 75k PPD on BigBigAdv
So nothing is wrong!

ps.You can look at TC live stats if you're not sure
post #10 of 22
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thanks guys yeah i agree itll be worth it.
unsure how ill setup this rig. either just leave it folding 100% nothing elese.. or move rig over to it and use it 10% and 90% folding lol
    
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