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I7 2600k for $280 or wait for Bulldozer

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Title says it all need opinions.
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post #3 of 84
i vote wait honestly even though im building a p67 already
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Chiefpuff420 View Post
Title says it all need opinions.
Well, seeing as you currently have a pretty nice CPU, I wouldn't do anything just yet.

Bulldozer is what? 2 months away?

Wait it out mate.
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post #6 of 84
Is it new or used? Even when bulldozer comes out I don't see the i7 2600K dropping to that price unless Bulldozer is a lot better then Sandy Bridge.

For gaming get the i7. For video encoding and editing wait for Bulldozer and see if it could be better.
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If you got some friends that work with Intel or at Intel you can get 2600k for 100$
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post #9 of 84
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Originally Posted by Xyxyll View Post
either 3 weeks or October from what i hear now but i will hope for sooner then oct. for sure i know its a repost i didn't wanna look through old threads sorry for not searching i suppose but thanks for opinions.
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is the i7-960 any better at multi-tasking then the 2600k? or no thanks
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