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post #11 of 26
And I paid 1300$ for the QX6700 less then half a year ago....

Tech sucks sometimes.
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post #12 of 26
Meh. Think of it this way: You got what you needed, when you needed/wanted. Not having to wait for it beats out waiting for a price drop.
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post #13 of 26
266 for a quod is really cheap.
I am happy with my e4300, but i might get one when it hit sub 200 next year.
    
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post #14 of 26
Well, considering they'll be 266 new, used they'll be like 200. =\\ I'll prolly only get like 200 for mines if I sell so I might just build another rig for it.
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post #15 of 26
I wish they would release some news about the 45nm process they are trying to push out by July.

If the 45nm Q6600 equivalent is 500 dollars (or more), I will just suck it up and buy the 65nm one. Still, it would be nice to have a 65W quad core =D
    
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Im gettin me a quad core for my next build, i have tottally missed the 64bit and dual core boat lol
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post #17 of 26
$266 for a Q6600 is amazing!
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post #18 of 26
the advantage of the qx6700 is the unlocked multiplier, correct? also, when i see people overclocking these things, why do they up the multiplier instead of upping both the fsb and multiplier?
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post #19 of 26
You can up the multi, lower the FSB, and run your ram at 1:1 due to a lower FSB is what I'm THINKING but probably wrong.

When will the new Quads be introduced. =( No talk about them lately. COME ON.
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post #20 of 26
well couldnt you, instead of upping the multiplier, just raise the fsb to like over 300? wouldnt that make the motherboard faster as well?
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