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what do you think is better? a e6300 core 2 duo for $190 or a Pentium D 805 for $80?
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This is easy, the e6300 will smoke the 805.
    
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This is like comparing a burning tire with a Ferrari
EDIT : Although for the price, you could go with the Pentium D...
For gaming with GFX cards under X1900 or 8800 class, you'd be Okay
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Quote:
Originally Posted by gravity View Post
This is like comparing a burning tire with a Ferrari
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yeah the price for the 805 is pretty good.... ive heard they overclock like crazy too
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E6300 will run it over
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They D's overclock crazy, but the 6300 overclock even crazier...
What's it for ? Gaming ?(fill your system specs btw, it's in User CP, on top of the page... Welcome to OCN !)
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yeah its for gaming...
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What GFX are you getting (or having...)
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