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Sandy E 3930k, unlock 8 core or not?

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Can anyone confirm this?

http://hardforum.com/showthread.php?t=1644206

I'm going to say no, can't unlock, ever.
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Unlock? An Intel CPU?

lolno
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I mean what about physically, not using the bios?
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Not going to happen. This is Intel not amd. They're not in the business of giving away free money. The cores are lasered to not allow activation.

Westmere was the same exact thing. It was a Native 6 core with 2 cores lasered off.
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