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Ok, the Zambezi is on the market.... Is it worth it?

post #1 of 18
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hype hype hype....

How ab some facts from the best of the best from you OC's??

I have Crosshair v, do I wanna drop another $300???
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post #2 of 18
No. There are a ton of reviews already, also threads. They're so abundant you don't even need to use the search button.
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post #3 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by brewermoe View Post
hype hype hype....

How ab some facts from the best of the best from you OC's??

I have Crosshair v, do I wanna drop another $300???
Don't bother, you're spending $300 on 0% improvement over Phenom II.
 
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post #4 of 18
It's worth it for GPU limited games according to AMD.
post #5 of 18
if you game, your thuban will actually perform better when oc'ed to 4.0 GHz.
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They haven't nicknamed it "Faildozer" for nothing. Its a joke. AMD has disappointed everybody.
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post #7 of 18
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post #8 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by subliminally incorrect View Post
if you game, your thuban will actually perform better when oc'ed to 4.0 GHz.
This. Go push/pull with some Yate Loons on that Hyper 212 and go for 4GHz while you wait for future revisions to BD.
 
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post #9 of 18
No man, unfortunately it isn't worth it at all. Not even close. You'd be better off buying an 2500K even. So, that should say it all.
post #10 of 18
Not a chance...Bulldozer was AMD's Ryan Leaf
    
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