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Friends don't let friends buy bulldozer.
This.

I got my friends to buy 2500k and i am an amd guy. They have never looked back.
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Save and wait for a used motherboard/bulldozer cpu combo on sale, after the new wears off you should find some good deals.
Swap out mother board and try without registering windows. AN old hard drive or pick up a refurbished from mwave (given rising prices).
Would be a good excuse to build a minimalist second computer.
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Just keep your 2500k. Not worth it if you switch to FX 4100.
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JUST KEEP YOUR 2500K LIKE EVERYONE SAID. AMD JUST WASTED THEIR MONEY MAKING BULLDOZER FX.

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Friends don't let friends buy bulldozer.
lol! sigged
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just build a side-rig like most people and have a 2nd computer for youtube and whatever else you want. it will let you explore other CPUS and stuff while keeping a clean install for gaming or benching or whatever you want.
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Hey guys, I've been looking over the reviews and to be honest the 4100 looks pretty decent for gaming, and I wouldn't mind making a little money by selling my sandy bridge cpu + motherboard. Before you say it's slower in everything else, I don't really do anything else other than game, listen to music, and surf on my system, so I wouldn't care. Not to mention I feel like I need a change and i've been dying to go back to amd.

What do you guys think?
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You live in Washington? I visited there and I know there's a restaurant in Bellevue. Lol.

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come-to-your-senses 100 mcg. take it once a day for the next 7 days and reconsider your plan. if you still feel the same, then consider yourself incurable.
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Hey guys, I've been looking over the reviews and to be honest the 4100 looks pretty decent for gaming, and I wouldn't mind making a little money by selling my sandy bridge cpu + motherboard. Before you say it's slower in everything else, I don't really do anything else other than game, listen to music, and surf on my system, so I wouldn't care. Not to mention I feel like I need a change and i've been dying to go back to amd.

What do you guys think?
smart for gaming.

for non gaming, not smart for 4-5 months yet. until software optimizations are available.

actually both cpus would remain way too powerful if you are not racing for 120 fps etc.
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