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Poll Results: SB 2500K or wait for BD?

 
  • 68% (51)
    Intel SB i5 2500K
  • 31% (23)
    Wait for AMD Bulldozer
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post #21 of 54
It's true. But tbh, if intel didn't price its top processors at $1000 all the time, and released them like SB's 200/300 dollar range, I tend to think AMD would lose most rounds.
    
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SB now or IVY later! (no AMD in between)
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It's true. But tbh, if intel didn't price its top processors at $1000 all the time, and released them like SB's 200/300 dollar range, I tend to think AMD would lose most rounds.
You do realize that the 2500k and 2600k are both NOT top tier CPU's right? We're still waiting for LGA2011 and SB-E to get the top tier CPU's from Sandy Bridge. And you can bet on it, that if they're still the highest performing over BullDozer, they'll still cost $1000.

There's ALWAYS a much more budget friendly option. Look at last round with the i5's and i7's. LGA1156 could be had for the same price as a Phenom II x4 955 system, and they clocked better and were faster clock for clock. The LGA1366 CPU's weren't all that expensive either (the i7 920 was $266 to start), but the boards were quite spendy to get a full featured board.
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post #24 of 54
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Wow, thanks for the quick replies! I'll keep checking back to see if anybody has an argument for AMD, but so far the results are pretty lopsided...



Read something today on [H]ard Forum about a possible push-back to October.
October? I read yesterday on Amd zone that yields are so bad they might not have any in the retail channel till christmas.
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post #25 of 54
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You do realize that the 2500k and 2600k are both NOT top tier CPU's right? We're still waiting for LGA2011 and SB-E to get the top tier CPU's from Sandy Bridge. And you can bet on it, that if they're still the highest performing over BullDozer, they'll still cost $1000.

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Well sure. I'm just saying cost of production for intel isn't realistically all that much higher than it costs AMD to make their chips. And if they did decide to release for less money, (even $500 max), there would be much less reason to buy AMD.

That's all I'm saying I guess. As long as people pay $1000 for a chip, that's never going to happen... Just wishful thinking on my part I suppose... Mixed with a bit of AMD depression.
    
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post #26 of 54
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Yeah, I'll definitely be waiting at least a few more weeks before I spend any money. And I'm not 100% sold on that EVGA board at this point either. Looking at a Gigabyte board at the same price ($209) with a few more features (onboard USB 3.0 header and better pci placement for my needs).
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post #27 of 54
If you want one now SB is the answer, if you arent in a hurry then wait a little..

As with technology there is also something better announcing if you the type that cant decide you will probably wait all eternity...........
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post #28 of 54
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October? I read yesterday on Amd zone that yields are so bad they might not have any in the retail channel till christmas.
If you can confirm this i might go sandy bridge after all. I can wait another month or 2, But not another 4-5 months.
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post #29 of 54
remember when amd said phenom was going to be a core 2 quad killer

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remember when amd said phenom was going to be a core 2 quad killer

lol
The phenom was a fail.

Phenom II is what phenom should have been, and Bulldozer should have been released 6mo to 1 year ago.
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