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post #281 of 2308
Daaayyyymn.
Talk about disappointment.
Well, guess I'll just get a 990FX board for its good looks and upgrade to a 1090T when I feel underpowered. :/
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Bulldozer is crap
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Originally Posted by TaNgY View Post
imma get the next set of bulldozer seems fine to me too many people expect AMD to take over from INTEL with a new arch lol ..... its just not do able they are on the right track though drop the power usage and increase its power in certain areas and id rather a AMD product, INTEL needs to push its big chips or they will end up like Ferrari in F1
People are disappointed in the Power Consumption and the fact that Phenom II beats it in alot of benchmarks. I expect the BD-E cpu's to be alot better
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I could have easily chosen the 965BE and it still be a better value than buying a Q9550. You can go to Microcenter and get a combo deal with AMD, the margin is even larger....

Just give credit where credit is deserved, quit being an Intel fanboy.
Then you'd still be comparing a 3.5 year old CPU to a 2.2 year old CPU. Maybe you should re-read this thread before calling me an Intel fanboy. I owned AMD CPUs when they were on top, I'm a performance fanboy, nothing more.

You shouldn't call people fanboys whenever you they don't agree with you.

I'm not going to argue that you can't buy a decent AMD system at a low price, because that's true, but for 20% more you can buy a much faster system right now by getting an Intel.
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post #286 of 2308
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Originally Posted by MGF Derp View Post
Bulldozer is crap
Yeah, pretty much. I'll probably end up buying it too. Same thing I said about fermi. What is wrong with me :S
 
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Just keep it until until AMD makes Bulldozer right.
I have a feeling my rig isn't going to be worth much by then.
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8rDwX...ayer_embedded#!

AMD's official Youtube video says otherwise! Haha.
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Wow, this is just sad. :/ I'd have been happy w/ an across the board increase in performance, but no way I'm spending that much on a 8150 just to lose out on single thread performance. Not to mention my power bill getting raped...

Now where did I hear the words "IPC increases" from, John? At earlier comments saying this was a x8 Ph. II, not hardly, that would perform better overall. In point of fact, it looks like they'd have been better off just adding 4 cores to Lano, & deleting the GPU from the die.

This is a pretty massive failure. I'm fairly disgusted I wasted my time & money on this...
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It's going to be quite a while before threading beyond 4 cores is truly relevant to mainstream users (and gamers). As such, I would have much rather seen per-core improvements than additional "cores." Hopefully the next generation of BD processors will address this.
    
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