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First time I have ever heard Xeons being called useless...
Explain how they are more useless than desktop chips?

Even at stock they are a very good processor. With more instruction sets than the K class chips that everybody has.

They are expensive because good quality silicon just is.
I stand corrected,my comment was more related to size more than anything else.

They are great, IF your software requires it, as I said, for 99.99% of the users of desktop PC's, the are not needed. Server Farms, rendering workstations, etc. they are fine, that's where there meant to be. If I need to run ECC memory for some reason, sure, they're great, required actually. But for joe blow on the street, THEY ARE USELESS. Since all the extra benefits won't even be put to use.
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Originally Posted by B NEGATIVE View Post

First time I have ever heard Xeons being called useless...
Explain how they are more useless than desktop chips?

Even at stock they are a very good processor. With more instruction sets than the K class chips that everybody has.

They are expensive because good quality silicon just is.
I stand corrected,my comment was more related to size more than anything else.

They are great, IF your software requires it, as I said, for 99.99% of the users of desktop PC's, the are not needed. Server Farms, rendering workstations, etc. they are fine, that's where there meant to be. If I need to run ECC memory for some reason, sure, they're great, required actually. But for joe blow on the street, THEY ARE USELESS. Since all the extra benefits won't even be put to use.

Now thats related to core count,not the performance of the chip,the cores are just as good as the desktop variant. So,no,they are not useless,just not the efficient choice for a home user.

Caps doesnt make your point valid.
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Now thats related to core count,not the performance of the chip,the cores are just as good as the desktop variant. So,no,they are not useless,just not the efficient choice for a home user.

Caps doesnt make your point valid.

Lol, ok dude.
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forgot this thread

can you add me please

my current S5 build
still work in progress

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Of course ! lol, thanks guys, for pumping life into this thread biggrin.gif
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Cool ! nice little build, pop a pic in this thread and I'll add you biggrin.gif
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EEEEK! First post on a new forum.
Well HI.
I wanted to contribute the to S5 build thread.
This is only my second build ever. I had a smaller case I cut to water cool but it was to small and ran hot
SO
Here is my S5 case.
Its not done quite yet as you can see. I have the guts of the old rig inside with one of the new rads.
I need to learn to sleeve and Id be golden. Id imagine it can not be hard used to do car stereo.
anyhoo flame on.thumb.gif
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