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That is such good news. I'm probably going to just wait for the 45nm CPUs to come out before I upgrade since it's not really necessary right now.

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I, personally think that it's relatively rediculous to spend any money on PC components until the beginning of next year, otherwise you'll be kicking yourself for not waiting. Technology is advancing too rapidly to say that what you purchase today will be worth anything 6 months from now
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I, personally think that it's relatively rediculous to spend any money on PC components until the beginning of next year, otherwise you'll be kicking yourself for not waiting. Technology is advancing too rapidly to say that what you purchase today will be worth anything 6 months from now
Well, it does not matter when you buy it. It will always be advancing, so waiting 6 months will put you in the same boat.
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The decision will be made within seeing the first 6 benchmarks after the quad core Phenom comes out. I'm waiting for this more than Crysis!
But really. How impressive is DDR3?
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Well, it does not matter when you buy it. It will always be advancing, so waiting 6 months will put you in the same boat.

what he meant he said wait till a certain product comes out!! then wait a couple more month before you get it to save money.. but still if we want to upgrade we are still on a good upgrade path
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what he meant he said wait till a certain product comes out!! then wait a couple more month before you get it to save money.. but still if we want to upgrade we are still on a good upgrade path
Ahh, OK. Yea I do agree with that. Some just have to have the newest and greatest now (even though they don't need it. But just wait a bit and it will be more affordable and still "top of the line".
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post #16 of 25
AMD just moved into AM2, and now they'll move again, so am I supposed to change my motherboard AND CPU to catch up the performance? I know AM2+ will be AM2 compatible but still... that sucks..
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I, personally think that it's relatively rediculous to spend any money on PC components until the beginning of next year, otherwise you'll be kicking yourself for not waiting. Technology is advancing too rapidly to say that what you purchase today will be worth anything 6 months from now
yep. only ones that can even think about upgrading are actual companies.... (without going bankrupt of course) they get what? like a 45% tax write off on pc hardware? (because it has to be purchased so frequently......) or so i heard...

anyone else would be crazy to spend more than like 700$ on a pc atm... its just moving to fast to keep up without spending 4 grand a year.....
    
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Yea!!! I was so annoyed when they killed 939.
I **** a brick when they killed 754.
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Sweet , I cant wait to go back to AMD.
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BE-2300 and BE-2350 are around at the moment and are 45nm

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That is such good news. I'm probably going to just wait for the 45nm CPUs to come out before I upgrade since it's not really necessary right now.



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