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post #11 of 16
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Originally Posted by elementskater706 View Post
Ok, I'm looking to upgrade my current motherboard, cpu, and ram. I want to try to stay at ~$400 USD (cheaper if possible). I want at core 2 duo that can reach 2.7-3.0GHZ or higher with a motherboard and DDR2 800 ram to match it. Please suggest. Reps for helpful people.
Wait until July 22nd the Q6600 will be $266 USD:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819115017
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post #12 of 16
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I think I'm gonna wait for price drops next month and get something like an E6600. Rep+ for everybody that helped.
post #13 of 16
With a $300 processor that means you need a $50 Motherboard and $50 Ram.

NiNja
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With a $300 processor that means you need a $50 Motherboard and $50 Ram.

NiNja
400 is what I have to spend now, but next month I'll have more saved up after the price drops. So I have decided to be patient and hold off until then.
post #15 of 16
The only cpus that are dropping in price are the quads I believe. Thats what I heard.
post #16 of 16
stick with the g. skill hz ram. get a c2d e6320 or an e4300. with the right cooling i have seen an e4300 hit 2.96ghz. thats faster than a x6800 at stock speed. get a p5n-e mobo.
ram-$115
mobo-127
cpu-$117 or $165
total>$359 or 407
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