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Im looking for a high end S939 CPU (like FX or w/e) at a decent price. My budget is $150.
Thx in advance!
post #2 of 18
A. You are not going to find any FX series for $150

150$ is very little for a CPU, you might be able to pick up a 3700 or a 3800 X2 for that price, but that is about all. Given that they OC all to hell and the X2 is dual core. They are both quality CPU,
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Agreed. I paid $198 for my X2 4000+ with 2MB L2. But that's an AM2. I seriously dount you'll find what you're looking for fro that price. Maybe triple your budget. Then you got a shot...
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post #4 of 18
3700+ and a good heaksink for $150.
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3700 San diego or 146 opteron look at Newegg both for cheap...
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Here you go:

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post #7 of 18
If you can stretch your budget a little I think the egg has opteron 165's for $165. And if you get the right steppin those guys are monster overclockers.
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Best choice for that budget get a 3700 San Diego from Newegg for less than $100.
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post #9 of 18
don't spend money until you can get a dual core processor.
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post #10 of 18
Dual core is nice, but spend $100 on the 3700+ and you'll have your FX. Just overclock. Pay $150 and you can get an Opteron 165, which can be overclocked to like FX-60 speeds.
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