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Poll Results: Tick or tock?

 
  • 8% (1)
    I'm buying a Penryn around now or a bit later.
  • 33% (4)
    Waiting for Nehalem. (2008/09)
  • 25% (3)
    Waiting for Westmere, 32 nm! (2009/10)
  • 33% (4)
    Going for the long haul, Sandy Bridge (2010/11)
  • 0% (0)
    This setup will last me longer than that! Nvidia told me I don't need a new CPU.
12 Total Votes  
post #11 of 12
No upgrade for me for at least 3 years
so I guess "Going for the long haul, Sandy Bridge (2010/11)"
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post #12 of 12
Definitely waiting until westmere at the very least, hopefully i'll be able to exercise the self control to avoid the first nehalem chips... although...

Come to think of it, i'll just buy when they roll out the octo-cores.
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