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Q6600 or QX6700

Poll Results: If cost was the same, which would you rather own and overclock?

 
  • 30% (13)
    q6600
  • 69% (30)
    qx6700
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post #1 of 36
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Consider this: If price was the same, which would you rather have? Remember, if price was the same.
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post #2 of 36
If the Q6600 had the G0 stepping, i'd go with the Q6600.

If not then i'd go with the QX6700.
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post #3 of 36
I personally would go with the qx6700. Just the thought of having an extreme cpu would put a smile on my face.
post #4 of 36
my vote is biased. Extreme FTW!
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post #5 of 36
Well definitely the QX6700 if price was the same..
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post #6 of 36
I'd say the Q6600. Isn't the QX6700 just an overclocked version of the Q6600?
    
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post #7 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by Murlocke View Post
If the Q6600 had the G0 stepping, i'd go with the Q6600.

If not then i'd go with the QX6700.
QX6700's are G0 as well, I believe. Along with new QX6850's.

Aside from that, if they were both G0 I'd go with QX6700 just to bump the multi up to 10.

If not, Murlocke's got it right. Q6600.
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post #8 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by ThePope View Post
I'd say the Q6600. Isn't the QX6700 just an overclocked version of the Q6600?
If by overclocked you mean 10x unlocked multiplier vs. 9x multiplier?
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post #9 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by ThePope View Post
I'd say the Q6600. Isn't the QX6700 just an overclocked version of the Q6600?
Its the unlocked multiplier that is the big difference.

BTW default multi on the QX6700 is 10x.
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post #10 of 36
Qx6700, the thought of having an extreme cpu, and a higher multiplier.
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