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My friend runs this program for concert lights called Capture and his E6750 isnt really working well for him. ( im pretty sure its the processor his gpu is a 8800GTS 640 OC) He has a 680i motherboard would using a Q9400 be stable and worth it for him? Since he does game as well?
    
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My friend runs this program for concert lights called Capture and his E6750 isnt really working well for him. ( im pretty sure its the processor his gpu is a 8800GTS 640 OC) He has a 680i motherboard would using a Q9400 be stable and worth it for him? Since he does game as well?
nope not at all! 680i motherboards dont support the yorky's.
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the Q6600 or Q6700? He has the Evga A1. needs a bios pdate and chipset update tho.
    
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the Q6600 or Q6700? He has the Evga A1. needs a bios pdate and chipset update tho.
only thing the A1 does is allow for overclocking of the quad cores. but neways ya q66 or 67 will work on the board just great.
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oh ok then the Q6700 it is.
    
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new question. Should he get a new gpu too?
    
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