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I know its not supposed to be about the points and instead about the science, but really all I want to do is maximize PPD/$. I will just have to see what that ratio is when it comes to IB and SB-E when they come out. There is talk of IB only being ~10% better than SB/SB-E. I will just want to confirm that I suppose before I spend money. The Magny-Cours stuff is pretty cheap right now.
    
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I know its not supposed to be about the points and instead about the science, but really all I want to do is maximize PPD/$. I will just have to see what that ratio is when it comes to IB and SB-E when they come out. There is talk of IB only being ~10% better than SB/SB-E. I will just want to confirm that I suppose before I spend money. The Magny-Cours stuff is pretty cheap right now.

6% better for the same clocks, pretty good for just a die shrink, however you'll probably get better overclocking and therefore ppd/$ and probably also plenty of ppd/watt gains also. Magny cours is still a very good option and safe in terms of the bigadv changes.
     
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It should also reduce power draw. So whatever the performance gain is you are getting better performance per clock with less power draw. Win win for folding. It will really come down to initial buy in price I think.
    
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