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I dislike intel because they have such a large world share, and their prices reflect that, they are bloated out out of proportion.

I dislike AMD because even though i like AMD more i know that intel > AMD for performance, and AMD cant seem to do anything about it, so either they force us to pay UBER premiums for a few FPS more or we settle for their second rate CPU's.

I dislike nVidia because their GPU's are very powerful, but the prices are a bit too high for the slight performance increase over ATI.

I dislike ATi for their drivers, which i just traded my 5850 for a 470 because of this, and because their cards werent optomisedvery well, power comsumption was the only thing they had going for them back in the 5000 vs 400 days, without that. The prices were all that would keep people buying them, and the prices werent that bad either, not until ATi dropped prices and the 400 series stayed up so high.
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post #52 of 62
I dislike AMD for poor overall performance. (Although the performance is justified by the low price)

I dislike Intel for being overpriced. (Although the price is justified by the performance)

No beef with either company, but I have to say I prefer Intel at the moment.
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post #53 of 62
i both like and dislike both for various reasons.

i dislike intel because they are way to overpriced for what the performance is worth. they also change there socket sets way to often. intel makes good strong cpus but i wouldn't personally pay 310 bucks for a cpu. imo intel is really going strong but could lower prices a bit so that us everyday folks could get our hands on them without breaking the bank.

i dislike amd because there drivers are released at a snails pace and contain alot of bugs (gpu's). they should release both drivers and cpus on time instead of laging behind and making people wait forever. as for the new bulldozer cpu's im still waiting to see it hit shelves so i can upgrade my cpu to the am3+ socket that my board uses. amd also needs to up there performance to really give intel a run for there money.

i myself prefer amd because there cpus are alot cheaper and easier replace if you screw it up overclocking. they have stuck with idea of ease of upgrade for the consumer. there price for performance ratio is good (imo) but they still could step it up a notch. i have owned both amd and intel and have seen both the good and bad from both company's and will continue to keep a positive outlook on both.
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post #55 of 62
I don't dislike either, but I do wish AMD would step up their game.
I don't want more cores for the money, I want faster cores for the money. Until they offer that, I'll not purchase one. Bulldozer may be worthy though

On a side note I dislike AMD GPU's because their drivers and control panel, IMO, are not as good as NVIDIA's. However this is sort of irrelevant to the main topic being discussed so that's all I'll say.
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post #56 of 62
I don't like Intel because of 2 things. The first is that they had a monopoly with M$ in the 90's. That's just a personal thing. The second thing is that the motherboards that go with their processors is overpriced.
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not a big fan of intel because of price tag
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closed.
o rly?

Why did you close a thread that hasnt been posted in for 4 days?
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i dislike whoever under performs, at the moment which is amd. I make enough money not to care about buying cheap processors.
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I dislike intel because they have such a large world share, and their prices reflect that, they are bloated out out of proportion.

I dislike AMD because even though i like AMD more i know that intel > AMD for performance, and AMD cant seem to do anything about it, so either they force us to pay UBER premiums for a few FPS more or we settle for their second rate CPU's.

I dislike nVidia because their GPU's are very powerful, but the prices are a bit too high for the slight performance increase over ATI.

I dislike ATi for their drivers, which i just traded my 5850 for a 470 because of this, and because their cards werent optomisedvery well, power comsumption was the only thing they had going for them back in the 5000 vs 400 days, without that. The prices were all that would keep people buying them, and the prices werent that bad either, not until ATi dropped prices and the 400 series stayed up so high.
til your gpu sucks so much power til it fries.
so whats better a gpu that works for 2 fps less or a fried one?
    
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