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> doesnt understand point of brag thread

> majority of OCN already knows about the intel program

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> doesnt understand point of brag thread
> majority of OCN already knows about the intel program

Was all in good fun, not much to understand.

Really, the primary focus of the thread is the choice: either the 4770K or the 4930K. The motherboard investment for the 2011 platform is pretty considerable, which is why I'm a little torn.
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> doesnt understand point of brag thread
> majority of OCN already knows about the intel program

Was all in good fun, not much to understand.

Really, the primary focus of the thread is the choice: either the 4770K or the 4930K. The motherboard investment for the 2011 platform is pretty considerable, which is why I'm a little torn.

 

sure if you have that mindset but if think of it like this- no matter what 2011 mobo you're getting its probably going to be $200-$300. combined that with the $159 cpu, and you just shelled out less money than the retail price for just the processor. no matter how you slice it- you're winning. so don't fret- just go with it my man. also, the resell value (even if you list it dirt cheap for a quick fire sale) would be considerably higher for the 4930k.

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For anyone wondering about this deal check out this thread http://www.overclock.net/t/1444488/intel-retail-edge-holiday-deal-i7-4770k-starting-79-00-ship-i7-4930k-starting-159-ship-live-december-4/0_100
Unfortunately it is one or the other and it is against the terms of the program to sell the items.

I wasn't sure if it was the Intel retail edge program that's why I suggested buying both. It's a good deal anyway so anyone who can take an advantage of this deal shouldn't be complaining.

Personally I would definitely stretch my budget and go for the 4930K.
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I wasn't sure if it was the Intel retail edge program that's why I suggested buying both. It's a good deal anyway so anyone who can take an advantage of this deal shouldn't be complaining.

Personally I would definitely stretch my budget and go for the 4930K.

Of course its the retail edge program, unless theres an unmarked van at a local drug store selling processors. We should have a sticky in the Intel Processors section that reiterates the retail edge program guidelines so we don't have every retail store employee on earth make threads that ask which processor they should get, with multiple users responding "buy both and sell one for profit thumb.gif "
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Of course its the retail edge program, unless theres an unmarked van at a local drug store selling processors. We should have a sticky in the Intel Processors section that reiterates the retail edge program guidelines so we don't have every retail store employee on earth make threads that ask which processor they should get, with multiple users responding "buy both and sell one for profit thumb.gif "

It's not just retail stores, it's also direct resellers. smile.gif
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It's not just retail stores, it's also direct resellers. smile.gif

Either way, there's going to me numerous threads like this one
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Either way, there's going to me numerous threads like this one

Correct, I was more-or-less supporting your point. tongue.gif
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