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I ran a Athlon 64 X2, a Phenom II X4 940 and 965 in the ones I had in my folding farm.
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Your both right. The platinum will run The A II X2. But yeah that is just more board than im after.
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EDIT: Double posted on my own thread, sorry.

And done. Picked this setup up on ebay this morning. Pretty much exactly what i was going for. Little higher on the budget than i was shooting for but got a better board and faster memory out of it. And really im not going to complain if i can get close tothe TPF i have now with a rig that will have only cost me ~$110 to throw together.

Gonna run some TPF tests between the A II X3 that came with this package and the A II X2 i picked up earlier in the week. And sell off the lower performer or, if about the same, the one that i can get more for.
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Ok, I was going to say it might be worth looking for a MSI K9A2 Platinum board if you were going too. If you can find it for under a 100 on ebay it's a good deal. I had a few that I used when I was running a folding farm last year.
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Oh and that wont run the Athlon II X2 I picked up anyways.
Go that exact same board, MSI K9A2 Plat, and running a AII on it now, it's a really sweet board for a GPU farm. Tho I have some issues that I have to work on, but won't bore you with it now.

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EDIT: Double posted on my own thread, sorry.

And done. Picked this setup up on ebay this morning. Pretty much exactly what i was going for. Little higher on the budget than i was shooting for but got a better board and faster memory out of it. And really im not going to complain if i can get close tothe TPF i have now with a rig that will have only cost me ~$110 to throw together.

Gonna run some TPF tests between the A II X3 that came with this package and the A II X2 i picked up earlier in the week. And sell off the lower performer or, if about the same, the one that i can get more for.
Nice. Happy to see you're pouring your heart and soul for the team man.

If there's gonna be performance diff it's gonna be to the X3 advantage, but maybe not that much since the clock speed matters most with Radeon folding, but it does have 2 other cores to of load the rest of the system which won't take much.
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Yeah having fun with it. Too competitive of a nature to not get all into it.

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