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I would recommend Q6700. Q6700 should be able to OC 3.6Gz and beyond. Q9450 however can OC 3.4Gz-3.6Gz(max). If you can wait, do you know Q9650 release in Q3? Q9650 stock @ 3.0Gz with 9.x multi, should be able to OC 4+Gz.
Yeah that 9450 will NOT go above 3.6GHz.

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Nice! thats 4.0 Right there!
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I honestly don't think I'll be over clocking it THAT much so that wont be to much of a factor for me. I'm not quite sure of what the 780i board can support, but I'll sure as hell find out.

I may reconsider my options after reading all the responses and see what else I can get for a bit cheaper. Thanks guys!
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I honestly don't think I'll be over clocking it THAT much so that wont be to much of a factor for me. I'm not quite sure of what the 780i board can support, but I'll sure as hell find out.

I may reconsider my options after reading all the responses and see what else I can get for a bit cheaper. Thanks guys!
I would go with the Q6600, people talk about it for a reason ya know Its got alot of potential in that chip and its cheap. Plus, you said you werent overclocking that much. How does 3.4 sound? Seems like thats pretty easy to attain for most on the q6600.
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Yeah, I also want something to hold its own and the 12MB Cache catches my eye for what I'll probably be using it for. This is going to be a media computer as well as a gaming machine.. we'll see though. I'm on the line, I've read A LOT about the Q6600 and its all been good reviews.
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