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Originally Posted by TheRockMonsi View Post
Very poor performer. On another note, I'm falling more in love with Intel's power efficiency the more I see it.
Its only going to get better with Ivy Bridge.
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Its only going to get better with Ivy Bridge.
Who cares, this is about the 4100, not IB.
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Who cares, this is about the 4100, not IB.
Obviously the poster above me who commented about it.
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What an epic failure of a CPU, the FX-4100 is a complete flop and a joke, even the Phenom II quad is faster.
    
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What an epic failure of a CPU, the FX-4100 is a complete flop and a joke, even the Phenom II quad is faster.
Pentium Dual Core G620 @ 2.6 Ghz beats it!

What a joke. The only people who will end up buying these new Intel processors will be hardcore AMD fans or computer illiterate consumers.
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Seriously, BD is an unmitigated disaster, wth did AMD bother to release the 4 & 6 core BD's?
Harvesting partially bad 8-cores. Recoup some of the loss.

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Or Conroe.
post #17 of 103
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interesting, i really need to upgrade my current cpu, motherboard and memory
955 and 965 BE are dirt cheap right now on NewEgg. The 975 BE is 3.6 stock.
     
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i think i'll keep the phenom for lil longer
^This^
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post #19 of 103
Finally some legit numbers showing how poorly the FX4100 performs. Now maybe people will come to their senses and stop recommending Bulldozer over Phenom II for people doing budget builds...

And this review also dispels the myth that Bulldozer has good idle power consumption...because it doesn't:

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for those of you that were active in the OC scene back in the day, which was more of a disaster...BD or netburst?
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