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http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=300693528975&fromMakeTrack=true&ssPageName=VIP:watchlink:top:en#ht_4777wt_1201

Apparently they are golden chips... Thoughts?
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very expensive..
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Isn't that just a high overclocking CPU with a nickname of "i5 Evolution" to help sell as a gimmick?
     
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Benchmark sources would be nice lol look like BS to me. Should have have tagged it as "I5 3GS"
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I wouldn't even buy that with your money. Better off just picking up a chip and overclocking it as best as possible. They can "guarantee" 4.8... but buying a i5 2500k is basically guaranteeing yourself 4.5, with a good chance of going higher, for $100 less. Really, what difference will that 300mhz really make in your games?
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Benchmark sources would be nice lol look like BS to me. Should have have tagged it as "I5 3GS"

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I wouldn't even buy that with your money. Better off just picking up a chip and overclocking it as best as possible. They can "guarantee" 4.8... but buying a i5 2500k is basically guaranteeing yourself 4.5, with a good chance of going higher, for $100 less. Really, what difference will that 300mhz really make in your games?

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