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Glad you got those pre-orders in right? LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL
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Hi-tech Legion: http://www.hitechlegion.com/reviews/processors/13752
    
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Only question that still remains in my mind is regarding the uncore/cpu-NB and how this is clocked by default as well as how overclocking it (if possible) will influence performance.
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Breaks my heart, oh well.

Next upgrade, hexa or 2600k. FX=poo.
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i5 2500k is both cheaper and a much better option for enthusiasts/gamers and the average consumer.
I do not see BD becoming successful at all with these prices. And even if AMD reduces prices, BD itself as a technological step is underwhelming to say the least.
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*Hugs* Sandy Bridge. I knew Bulldozer was going to be a failure. I am also disappointed about it too. I remember when my AMD 3700+ was ripping Intel apart in gaming benchmarks.
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BD... why?? why?!!!
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Originally Posted by Firehawk View Post
txs for that. anyone seen any NB OC yet?
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el gappo hit 5Ghz+ on air with a VenX
Bet it's not stable. I want to see 5+ghz on air, cinebench looped or prime95 for anything more than a half hour.

CPUz MHZ doesn't mean squat. Also, when it takes 6.5ghz and beyond to match 5ghz SB, it's not even worth bragging about anymore. You're consuming WAY more wattage than a 480 rofl, with nothing to show for it.
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Okay, so it's a better workstation cpu than the i5 2500k, but that's about it. It seems like the 2500k is a much better option for most people.
Are you joking? No it isn't.
 
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