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I don't know what to do... I'm stuck either choosing cheap AMD, or I could go with much higher price to get the 2500.

By the way, whats the difference between the 2500 and the 2500k.?

Thanks
2500k is unlocked and can overclock. The non-k version cannot.
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post #12 of 17
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I don't know what to do... I'm stuck either choosing cheap AMD, or I could go with much higher price to get the 2500.

By the way, whats the difference between the 2500 and the 2500k.?

Thanks
Hi
The "K" means it has an unlocked multiplier!
And so, it's overclockable

So yeah, it's the 2500K that you should get
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Also! You need either a P67 or Z68 mobo, to use the unlocked multi of the 2500K

You can see what I went for, in my Sig!
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post #13 of 17
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Ok, but I'm Canadian and I can't find it under 220$, if I do pick this, what motherboard should I get?
post #14 of 17
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This is the best I've found so far!
http://www.bestdirect.ca/products/23...X80623I52500K/ - 214,79$
post #15 of 17
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This is the best I've found so far!
http://www.bestdirect.ca/products/23...X80623I52500K/ - 214,79$
Sweet

Here's a mobo that'll work with Sli or CFX
http://www.bestdirect.ca/products/23...EV%203.1/ASUS/
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Check your pm's regarding the questions.
Cheers!
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post #17 of 17
as soon as s0ome post on OCN i need a new gfx card and they have a core 2 quad they are immediately told to they need a new CPU i know for a fact an overclocked core 2 quad especially a 9550 or better will tear something a new one.
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