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Engadget is confused. Devil's Canyon is Haswell refresh and it is meant to fix the TIM issues on their 1150 lineup. Thus, "better thermal interface enabling 'signficant' overclocking and performance enhancements"

Yep.

There is no TIM improvement that could be done to the high-end parts that would result in significant improvements.
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Or, or, maybe they found a better method than soldering?

The only appreciably better method is to omit the IHS entirely, which has serious durability tradeoffs.

Though I'd like some of those other improvements they talked about such as larger gold contact points for higher voltage and better binning to trickle into the Haswell-E Extreme Edition CPUs. Come on Intel. I don't mind throwing the extra money at you but make me feel loved! wink.gif
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Or, or, maybe they found a better method than soldering?

The only appreciably better method is to omit the IHS entirely, which has serious durability tradeoffs.

hmmm, Intel selling a bare die 5930k....thinking.gif That sounds oddly appealing.
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with a 1,000 price tag it should be a monster.

AMD 8 core is 800 dollars cheaper too be fair...

he's talking about how AMD using a module system with two weaker cores per module, so its not the same thing as 8 traditional cores and is, at best, on par with a 4 core + HT chip from Intel... so AMD can't even come close to Intel's 6 core + HT chips, and now they'll have an 8 core + HT option...
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When software (other than editing and maybe something else I'm forgetting) is able to fully take advantage of 8 core/16 thread processors, there will be something much much better out. But whatever is top of the line at that time, I'm guessing most mainstream software will still not be fully optimized for it...and the trend/cycle continues. As awesome as a processor like that would be to own, I see no point at this time other than showing your epeen on OCN. tongue.gif
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people with a 2500k will say the same thing about your 3930k, and ppl with a 1st gen i7 will say the same about the 2500k etc etc. it never ends. performance needs is something that changes from individual to individual

a 2500K has to be overcloed to the moon... to play games like BF4 and even OCed to the moon the CPU usage is like 70-80% so with that you can tell that CPU is almost useless... imagine using 2 GPUs on that one?

yeah i agree... but tells me where and when do we need a 8core CPU just to do gaming? or even render or encoding? did you saw the review on xeon on tomshardware? is barely better than the 4960X.

people just like to brag new stuff thats it.
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a 2500K has to be overcloed to the moon... to play games like BF4 and even OCed to the moon the CPU usage is like 70-80% so with that you can tell that CPU is almost useless... imagine using 2 GPUs on that one?

yeah i agree... but tells me where and when do we need a 8core CPU just to do gaming? or even render or encoding? did you saw the review on xeon on tomshardware? is barely better than the 4960X.

people just like to brag new stuff thats it.

u dont need a 6 core for gaming either, so not sure why u bought it biggrin.gif
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u dont need a 6 core for gaming either, so not sure why u bought it biggrin.gif

i got it cheap... what did you wanted me to say to the vendor? hey no i dont need a 6core cheap cpu to game?
just give me your 4core + HT one instead lol.... i got this cpu really really cheap.
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i got it cheap... what did you wanted me to say to the vendor? hey no i dont need a 6core cheap cpu to game?
just give me your 4core + HT one instead lol.... i got this cpu really really cheap.

cheaper then a used 2500k?
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cheaper then a used 2500k?

He probably got a retails edge deal and it would be cheaper than a used 2500k.
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hmmm, Intel selling a bare die 5930k....thinking.gif That sounds oddly appealing.

Intel has sold lidless desktop Xeons to Apple and other OEMs in the past.

I'm sure if you were willing to buy at least a few tens of thousands of parts, they would gladly omit the IHS on request.
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