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it's obvious based on this picture that they won't be compatible. all i want from trinity is that they can support better graphics than 6670, well i guess it would be 7670. and i want pci 3.0 support. i want a USB 3.0 HEADER ON THE MOTHERBOARD, i want to be able to overclock easily. the phenom ii was easy to overclock. the athlon 64 x2 was easy. even faildozer is easy to oc, but not an apu. i bought mine 10 months ago when there was no a6-3670k, only the a6-3650. now for a budget build, i cant complain, and seeing that add 25% faster with piledriver, 50% faster built in graphics, its got me excited. but what i'll do this time is wait a couple of months so that A. prices come down, B. more research is done, i wanna know what video card i can do to match it up with the apu, i wanna know if it is worthwhile getting a cooler to overclock, what kind of ram is the highest frequency or overclocks well with it. i just hope that trinity isnt as bad as faildozer. i have always liked amd, but there latest generations have been disappointing me. i hope i'm not the only one.

Bulldozer architecture was designed to work with a iGPU on an APU chip but I dont think we'll start seeing its potential to be very highly efficient until AMD has fully implemented their HSA concept into their designs.
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