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But dont you think that the msi daimond looks nice ? (MY second post on this page)

If you want to give him a splitting headache? Read the 9450 OC nightmare thread? The X38 Hydrogen is a X38 Diamond with a watercooling ... looks nice, runs smooth and yes, even with everything on auto he will get 3.2 GHz out of it with a Q9450 ... but if he wants to take it up to the next level? Hell ... (and heaven after a LONG time of tuning it)

And I don't know if the X48 is that much of an improvement either ...
    
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as i said with a new E8200 i wouldnt want to overclock it that much, maybe a bit but nothing extreme so im not fussed about overclocking potential
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