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I would say you were better off with the 965be. Should have gone with 1100t or the newest x8. The 4100 is actually more a dual core (2 modules) and the x8 is actually more like a quad (4 modules). The 965 was on par with an 8150, so the 4100 was like a downgrade.
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I would say you were better off with the 965be. Should have gone with 1100t or the newest x8. The 4100 is actually more a dual core (2 modules) and the x8 is actually more like a quad (4 modules). The 965 was on par with an 8150, so the 4100 was like a downgrade.

Your right so that's why I waited for Vishera and bought the 8320. I just ASSumed new stuff/newer tech = better, faster, stronger.. But boy was I wrong with Bulldozer.
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Great! the 8320 should be a decent step up for you then. Glad to hear you ditched the 4100. I am happy I got my 1100t almost 2 years ago for $165 shipped and I can still resell it for a profiy
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