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post #121 of 231
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Originally Posted by aweir View Post

I don't want to pay over 3X as much for this CPU over a 4 core i7, and not get 3X the performance.
By that logic, shouldn't we all be buying Pentium Ds and GTX 285s?

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post #122 of 231
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Not a single post has been deleted from the whole thread...

This! No posts have been removed from this thread. I think you may be confusing this thread with another, aweir.

Carry on!
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post #123 of 231
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The mods are deleting posts again at their whim I see.
7 hours of posts are missing from this thread.
What I said in my previously deleted post:
I don't want to pay over 3X as much for this CPU over a 4 core i7, and not get 3X the performance.
Was there a problem with what I said or aren't we allowed to have an opinion anymore????

In a perfect world a 3820 would cost 300, 3930K would be 450 and a 8 core would be 600
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post #124 of 231
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In a perfect world a 3820 would cost 300, 3930K would be 450 and a 8 core would be 600
By a perfect world, I assume you mean, a world where AMD didn't completely fail in the performance sector.
post #125 of 231
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Originally Posted by Stay Puft View Post

In a perfect world a 3820 would cost 300, 3930K would be 450 and a 8 core would be 600

The 3820 is ~$300 MSRP... http://ark.intel.com/products/63698/Intel-Core-i7-3820-Processor-10M-Cache-up-to-3_80-GHz

Or $230 from MicroCenter: http://www.microcenter.com/product/383144/Core_i7_3820_36GHz_LGA_2011_Boxed_Processor

The 3930K is $500 from MicroCenter: http://www.microcenter.com/product/376493/Core_i7_3930K_32GHz_LGA_2011_Boxed_Processor

I agree with the 8 core statement.
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post #126 of 231
Crafty shoppers can get 8 cores for around $600 tongue.gif
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post #127 of 231
1400... that almost the price of my computer XD
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post #128 of 231
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Crafty shoppers can get 8 cores for around $600 tongue.gif

Where? AMD doesn't count.
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post #129 of 231
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By that logic, shouldn't we all be buying Pentium Ds and GTX 285s?

because cpu and gpu upgrades do matter, but server processors cannot be utilized by games currently (can't use all the cores)
post #130 of 231
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because cpu and gpu upgrades do matter, but server processors cannot be utilized by games currently (can't use all the cores)
Because the only reason anyone would ever want a high end processor is games, right? rolleyes.gif
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