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post #11 of 49
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Originally Posted by lordikon View Post
I'm getting fairly tired of hearing about all of the LN2 OCing of PhenomIIs. Can we see some benchmarks of stock PhenomIIs vs i7s done by unbiased third parties?
I am sure you will in about 5 more days.
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post #12 of 49
wow... I haven't seen this kinda rage in a while...
this really has the intel fanbois panties in a real twist. kinda funny really.
GGGGOOOOO AMD!!! WOOT.
better for all if there is true competition!
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post #13 of 49
I made an AMD mess

AM3 needs to hurry up, I am getting ancy as hell.
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post #14 of 49
Just four more days, I think, before we can hear some more "official" information.
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post #15 of 49
why is there meat inside it?
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post #16 of 49
Quote:
Originally Posted by Guruboy View Post
One glance at sig rig = IGNORE POST.
I figured as much, and to answer iandh's question I care no more about seeing i7's at stupidly high speeds with LN2.

Should I switch my sig back to my Athlon machine? Would that help your simple mind to understand the difference between blind brand loyalty and the genuine disinterest in seeing yet another "record" set by chips cooled by tremendously impractical methods?

It's unfortunate because AMD seems to be standing behind their chip's ability to clock ridiculously under LN2 as a replacement for having a true competitor to i7.
Edited by Arkanor - 12/16/08 at 1:16pm
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post #17 of 49
I can't wait to get rid of my Phenom 9500 and get a CPU that can actually OC farther than 2.5GHz. I definitely need something that will not bottle neck my 4870 1GB in CFX.
post #18 of 49
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Originally Posted by sledgehammer1990 View Post
I can't wait to get rid of my Phenom 9500 and get a CPU that can actually OC farther than 2.5GHz. I definitely need something that will not bottle neck my 4870 1GB in CFX.
The CPU (especially a quad) shouldn't bottleneck you in games much though, unless you're running way high FPS.
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post #19 of 49
***** when was amd in chicago? I missed it.....
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post #20 of 49
they did do air overclock tests and were able to get 3.94 in 30min
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