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Poll Results: Will you buy the Bulldozer?

 
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post #61 of 237
Probably, but it depends on the price and performance vs sandy bridge. I'll be upgrading asap after bd comes out, so whichever is the best bang for my buck probably.
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Originally Posted by BallaTheFeared View Post
It's either bulldozer or Ivy for me, I won't be buying either until Ivy comes out though then I'll make my decision based on the current gaming market for core optimization. I'm not currently seeing a need for more than a fast quad.
You'll be waiting for 5 months after BD's release or something...
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post #63 of 237
Couldn't wait anymore and bought my Sandy bridge last week, lets hope Bulldozer lives up to the hype and finally competes with Intel in the high end consumer CPUs.
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post #64 of 237
Man AMD taking it to 16 cores with most programs still stuck at 3-4? I fail to see purpose :/
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post #65 of 237
IMO it's a bit early to be asking this question, and only fanboys of one company or the other can say for certain what they will buy. For me, it depends on how well BD compares to SB. If the 8 core Bulldozers can't pull their own weight compared to a SB i7 then I will wait for Ivy. Now if BD does perform well, and the funds all fall into place, then I might buy it.
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post #66 of 237
next paycheck I'm picking up another AM3+ board
post #67 of 237
If it had come out at around June as mentioned earlier in the year, I would have gotten it. Now I'm happy with my SB.
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post #68 of 237
Ofc...will pick up a new AM3+ mobo and a new case...there's a CM-ATCS840 for sale for $100 am tempted to get it...we'll see...

But BD...definitely...8 cores...32GB of ram...pew pew pew!!!
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post #69 of 237
Quote:
Originally Posted by hat1324 View Post
Man AMD taking it to 16 cores with most programs still stuck at 3-4? I fail to see purpose :/
Yes. You missed the point. It's for all of those people out there who run Photoshop and fold all day.
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You'll be waiting for 5 months after BD's release or something...
Yeah but if I didn't grab sandy in January I'd still be waiting for bulldozer.
    
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