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post #41 of 231
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Originally Posted by Mad Pistol View Post
I've always been careful about what companies say about their upcoming products. This can be seen on the Pentium 4, Geforce FX 5800, Fermi architcture, and ATI's HD 2xxx series. All of them were heavily hyped and didn't deliver on all fronts. Bulldozer's first generation will ultimately go down in history as another "heavily hyped and failed delivery" product.

What's the lesson on this?

Never buy half a platform before everything has been released.


Also, why upgrade? The 955BE (especially @ 4.4Ghz) is still a force in the CPU market.
Yeap. Learn one way though huh...
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post #42 of 231
can it run this?



nope o.0 i guess not http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/cpu...-8150-review/9
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post #43 of 231
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Forgive me and all the others for buying an AMD 990fx board and for offending u o'great one. Like u never screw up. U r still a troll.
Rather be a "troll" than a drone.
post #44 of 231
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can it run this?



nope o.0 i guess not http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/cpu...-8150-review/9
Oh come on, that's a software issue that will be cured with a small patch.
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post #45 of 231
It's funny how you people make it seem like the CPU matters anymore since most people on this forum use their machines to game and do pointless benchmarks to improve their epeens.
 
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post #46 of 231
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It's funny how you people make it seem like the CPU matters anymore since most people on this forum use their machines to game and do pointless benchmarks to improve their epeens.
Wrong forum bro. The tiny-epeen forum is that way!
    
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post #47 of 231
So for their gaming benchmark, they use a game that is severely GPU limited, and only beats the competition by < 2 FPS (which is well within the margin of error anyway). Got it, sign me up.

Edit:
They also got one of the resolutions wrong, lol. Not a big deal, but I giggled a little. 1650x1080 instead of the proper resolution, 1680x1050.
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post #48 of 231
AMD, your problem is power performance

your CPU draws energy two times more than a 2500K

even if the 8150 drops to 199$ I will not get it because of that

if you manage to give to us a revision with the power demands a lot lower...then we talk
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post #49 of 231
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Originally Posted by kikkO View Post
It's funny how you people make it seem like the CPU matters anymore since most people on this forum use their machines to game and do pointless benchmarks to improve their epeens.
^^^ LOL this is OVERCLOCK.NET - What do you think we discuss in this forum?
post #50 of 231
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Originally Posted by MarvinDessica View Post
Denial just isn't a river in Egypt fellas.

A few occasions where it (laughably) out-performs a 2500k by 1-2 frames doesn't make it superior in the slightest and this is only the start of the damage control not only from AMD, but it's apple-like cult followers.

It's sad at the amount of post defending AMD like a loved one on trial for a crime they didn't commit instead of realize it's a hunk of freaking metal for a damn computer that's going to end up being replaced with a new version anyway. It's not the end of the world, just get over it and move on.

It's called life, and I'm scared to see how some of you would react to real-life situations judging by some of the post.

This should also be a good warning to anyone who recommends to anyone buying expensive motherboards to a product that doesn't exist yet! The amount of you I've seen pointing toward 150-200 dollar motherboards to help all those post of "Get me bulldozer ready!" of people ready to drop money resulting in "I just ordered it!" Are also sad because of the reasonable choice of "Why don't you wait and see how it performs first?" Get you called a troll and intel faboy instead of someone with common sense.

Not only in the sense of you helped them get ready for something you not only had no idea how it would perform, but again, DID NOT EXIST!
Well Said.
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