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Switching from AMD to Intel

Poll Results: Should I switch to Intel?

 
  • 16% (8)
    No, stay with AMD 4000+
  • 83% (40)
    Yes, switch to a C2D E6600
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post #1 of 26
Thread Starter 
Guys, I'm thinking about switching my gaming rig from a AMD SD 4000+ to a Intel C2D E6600.

So my question to you is...... should I make the switch?
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post #2 of 26
Well of course. Do you like performance? C2D FTW
post #3 of 26
I vote yes
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post #4 of 26
Yes just keep in mind that you are going to need a new mobo and DDR 2 RAM...
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post #5 of 26
I say stick with AMD, It's still full of juice
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post #6 of 26
main question is. do you like the performance you have now? or rather upgrade for a bit better?
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post #7 of 26
Thread Starter 
Thats true, but due to a lack of cash.... it will be a cheap m/b & 2 GB DDR2

Quote:
Originally Posted by Strider_2001 View Post
Yes just keep in mind that you are going to need a new mobo and DDR 2 RAM...
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post #8 of 26
Say bye to that AMD go get your Conroe
     
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post #9 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zeus View Post
Thats true, but due to a lack of cash.... it will be a cheap m/b & 2 GB DDR2
sell your current mobo/cpu/ram and get a 3600X2+2GBram+ mobo at the same money.
No big performance boost, but you 'll be able to upgrade to Phenom X4 with the extra money you would spend on conroe.

Dual cores are good but Quad cores are the future, and Crisis/Alan wake etc confirm that.
    
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post #10 of 26
Definetely Intel
    
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