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post #11 of 17
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Just general tasks really, nothing that is cpu-intensive
sometimes i use photoshop CS2
my budget is not the best i would get Core2Duo if i could but i can't so i'm going for AMD.
    
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Alright, Amd's not my strong point, so I don't know how much help I can be, but before I went C2D, I was looking at an AMD AthalonAthlon 64 X2 4800. It's a good chip and a lot cheaper than an e6600. It won't outperform my chip, but it will do what you want to do.
here are all the Athlon 64 X2 processors
here are all the C2D processors
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post #13 of 17
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ok well i'll tell you what guys, i'll see what i can do,
i'll look at both C2D and Athlon X2 and i'll see how much it will all cost.
    
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post #14 of 17
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hey... which is better...

AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ AM2
Asus M2N-E SLI
Kingston ValueRam 1GB 533MHz DDR2 Non-ECC CL4 DIMM (Kit of 2)
(KVR533D2N4K2/1G)
Antec SmartPower 2.0 500 Watt ATX12V PSU - SP-500PGB – PSU

^ that or this

Asus A8N-SLI Deluxe
Kingston ValueRam 1GB Kit 333MHz DDR PC2700 DIMM CL2.5 – Memory
AMD Athlon 64 3700+ 939
Antec SmartPower 2.0 500 Watt ATX12V PSU - SP-500PGB – PSU
    
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post #15 of 17
x2 3600 65mn overclocks like mad
the top one
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post #16 of 17
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Originally Posted by daljeet2 View Post
hey... which is better...

AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ AM2
Asus M2N-E SLI
Kingston ValueRam 1GB 533MHz DDR2 Non-ECC CL4 DIMM (Kit of 2)
(KVR533D2N4K2/1G)
Antec SmartPower 2.0 500 Watt ATX12V PSU - SP-500PGB – PSU

^ that or this

Asus A8N-SLI Deluxe
Kingston ValueRam 1GB Kit 333MHz DDR PC2700 DIMM CL2.5 – Memory
AMD Athlon 64 3700+ 939
Antec SmartPower 2.0 500 Watt ATX12V PSU - SP-500PGB – PSU
go with the top kit, but don't skimp on the ram. get a ram kit like this:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231018

that way you can overclock the hell outta that processor
    
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post #17 of 17
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oh cool, but G.Skill Ram? never heard of that make before :| cheers
    
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