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My IQ is actually 136. You wrote that 2 7970's use about 200w.
But i think i get you now, You only use them in idle to save power ( and the planet ) right? I consider myself green to, but on a site call'd ocn where everyone overclocks.
Its like preaching to a wall.
just being sarcastic back. Hey no hard feelings. smile.gif

Well, it looks like my old post was deleted, but that's absolutely not what I said.

I claimed that:

1. 220w for a CPU isn't a big deal when you have two 7970s in your rig
2. Pretty much every CPU out there with 4cores/4modules or more uses well over 200w when overclocked, even Intels
3. Power consumption worries has no place on an enthusiast platform, it's like whining about sports cars getting bad gas mileage.
4. There's tons of other places where you can save a lot more power in your own home than worrying about your computer.
5. We don't hold GPU manufacturers to their power consumption at all, and the rate of improvement is greater there
6. The GK104 die is actually smaller than FX 8350 die and has a significantly higher TDP than even this 5ghz vishera, yet no one cares about that and it's accepted that GK104 can use that much power
7. AMD is basically doing this to highly how inane it is to buy a ~80w processor, brag about the low power consumption, and then overclock it so it uses a lot more power and makes a lot more heat.

In all seriousness, it's rather painful to watch people with overclocked CPUs pulling 220w+ throw around stock power consumption numbers and declaring that 220w is ridiculous.

It feels like I'm arguing with Apple fanboys, to be blunt.

If this does actually come out, AMD is basically trolling every Intel guy that brags about stock power consumption and then turns around and overclocks their chip, by making them look like inept, marketing slide point parroting lemmings.
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post #232 of 953
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Why does this not seem to apply in your opinion when we're talking about GPUs, like NVIDIA's "amazing" GTX 680 OC Edition GTX 770? rolleyes.gif

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stock clock speeds being much higher on one chip vs another is only a valid comparison on ocn when that particular advantage goes against AMD.thumb.gif

@sdlvx: 220w for a cpu is always a big deal imo.
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post #233 of 953
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not gonna help AMD cpu performance in games like always

Yet you wasted 1k on a processor that isnt even twice as fast.
    
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Who cares if this is 220watt? Probably is a product for extreme overclockers. Without additional information we cant tell.
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Who cares if this is 220watt? Probably is a product for extreme overclockers. Without additional information we cant tell.

Extreme overclockers? It's for the opposite, it's for those who doesn't overclock.
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Extreme overclockers? It's for the opposite, it's for those who doesn't overclock.

Yeah because someone who doesnt overclock has a cooler for 220 watt cpu...Yeah
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post #237 of 953
The only people that hate on AMD current CPU are the ones who have never had them. I only had a vishera six core yet it OCd like a beast, and kept up with the 2500k in my sig rig. As long as you have a modern CPU with 4+ cores then your fine in games.

Sometimes I am ashamed of my fellow Intel owners, they hate for no reason. And it's just plain ignorance. AMD is doing great.

If this chip has OC potential and comes in around 350 and under its a nice addition.
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Yeah because someone who doesnt overclock has a cooler for 220 watt cpu...Yeah

it will come with a capable cooler of course.
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Originally Posted by Dimaggio1103 View Post

The only people that hate on AMD current CPU are the ones who have never had them. I only had a vishera six core yet it OCd like a beast, and kept up with the 2500k in my sig rig. As long as you have a modern CPU with 4+ cores then your fine in games.

Sometimes I am ashamed of my fellow Intel owners, they hate for no reason. And it's just plain ignorance. AMD is doing great.

If this chip has OC potential and comes in around 350 and under its a nice addition.

I have a CVF and a 8320 that I could run at 5.4GHz and I'm not exactly fond of the CPUs to put it kindly... In fact I'd rather use an old i7 860 I have laying around. For gaming and day to day tasks at least.
 
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I have a CVF and a 8320 that I could run at 5.4GHz and I'm not exactly fond of the CPUs to put it kindly... In fact I'd rather use an old i7 860 I have laying around. For gaming and day to day tasks at least.
Why exactly? Aren't they fairly close in terms of power, if you're not playing Starcraft 2 or something like that?
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