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The 45nm's are only going to be on socket am3.
I heard am2+ is compatable with am3? You just won't be able to use ddr3. Correct me if i'm wrong.

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yep. thats the best idea. sell yours for $150 or so and then spend another $85 and get a 9650 BE which will hit 3ghz and destroy a 5000+
That sounds like a sure bet I guess. Holding out for a bit longer for the next revision is probably the best thing. Thanks guys, reps all around.
    
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Phenom 9500 need to be at lest 2.6Ghz to beat it in games. Other then that its faster. I would keep the Phenom if i was you.

Edit: I sow you have 2 GPU so Quad will be much better. X2 will bottleneck them.
Phenom will beat it in multi-cored apps. Good luck!
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Im pretty sure the new 45nm cpus are compatible down to am2, correct me if im wrong but thats just what i heard.
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