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should I get the 4200 for my 939 board, or should I get an AM2 mobo and a Sempron 3400?
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4200 definetly
    
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The 4200. Not much performance difference between skt939 and AM2. It's best to squeeze every bit of performance/usage out of that skt939 system you got and wait for DDR3.
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cant, my grandma's business is paying for it. gotta get the stuff from a local shop called PC Club. I can get either the 4200 AND the 8600GT, or the mobo, 3400, and 8600, or wait on the video card and get a C2D
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The 4200. Not much performance difference between skt939 and AM2. It's best to squeeze every bit of performance/usage out of that skt939 system you got and wait for DDR3.
ya, but i can drop that 3400 into an AM3 board when they come out
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post #7 of 15
Don't "upgrade" to another s939.....go for the AM2!!
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post #8 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by Evere@dy View Post
cant, my grandma's business is paying for it. gotta get the stuff from a local shop called PC Club. I can get either the 4200 AND the 8600GT, or the mobo, 3400, and 8600, or wait on the video card and get a C2D
damn that sucks, the 3600+ TF550 is a beastly combo. I would recommend you going the c2d way, way better then those semprons.
    
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post #9 of 15
Get the AM2 for future upgradability and DDR2. 939 is old.
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post #10 of 15
Id get the 4400, I just went and ordered me a opty 170 while there still around. Im squeezing all I can from my 939 setup as possible.
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