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I am beginning to have that exact sentiment.

All I see these days is a bunch of little kids that cried at the counter to have a 2600k and then put one rig together, then think that they are gods gift.

Then they have the cheek to come on here and troll the other users.
Edited by smash_mouth01 - 10/17/11 at 5:01pm
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Honestly if this Intel vs AMD crap continues here I think allot of people are just going to stop posting or even visiting this site. It's utterly childish and it grows too long in the tooth. This issue has gone completely past being a relevant topic to nothing more than a middle school level of cyber bullying because some people don't buy the "popular" brand.
Look up the powerball numbers for me since you can see into the future
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look up the powerball numbers for me since you can see into the future
5, 10, 24, 38, 43 & 1. Awwwwwwwwww, I'm to late.
Edited by Obakemono - 10/17/11 at 5:09pm
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Ya this debating between the two cpu chips are annoying lol. Im not buying a chip to sit there every day and run benchmarks. I want a solid chip that has potential to be great so i can beat my games like my redheaded wife lol jk.
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post #135 of 194
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Not completely sure about decrease in price. Micro Center is advertising the FX-8150 for only $259. That's much lower than the decreased price.

So the 8150 has always been in that range. I don't think this is a decrease or reduction to be honest.
You can't compare retail price to sale prices. When they drop the price, I guarantee MC will drop the price under that as well, making your point moot.
    
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The problem is that the great majority of programs are lightly-threaded, and in those benchmarks, the 8150 fares much much worse than the 2600k (or the 2500k for that matter). In fact, even the PHII 1100T beats it in these applications.
The only way to correct that situation is to Start adding core and developer tools to make them get off their butts and make the code better.

First comes the uarch and then comes the code. It has always been this way.
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Ya this debating between the two cpu chips are annoying lol. Im not buying a chip to sit there every day and run benchmarks. I want a solid chip that has potential to be great so i can beat my games like my redheaded wife lol jk.
The problem is that both chips you described are not Bulldozer.
    
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Good ol Bulldozer, always good for a laugh and a 1000 post thread.
    
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post #139 of 194
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Honestly if this Intel vs AMD crap continues here I think allot of people are just going to stop posting or even visiting this site. It's utterly childish and it grows too long in the tooth. This issue has gone completely past being a relevant topic to nothing more than a middle school level of cyber bullying because some people don't buy the "popular" brand.
Heh...the very first post on OCN was likely Intel vrs AMD crap. It has always been like this and always will.
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How does this change anything about real world usage? If i open up adobe photo shop, adobe audition, im running firefox at the same time, how can you tell if one cpu is better or not? i mean there are only really a select percentage of people who actually multitask, to a degree where it would matter then. The only things that piss me off about computers is when you click on an application and it takes 5 or more seconds to freaking pop up. Now if either Intel or Bulldozer will prevent this from happening and will open my programs up in a flash then im down to go with any of them.
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