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post #1 of 11
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okay, which processor should I buy and WHY <----- WHY... (lol)

This is also considering i could get a good stepping

1. Opteron 148
2. a64 3700+
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post #2 of 11
OPTY, beacause it oc's like mad...that's enough reason in its own right. not to mention 1mb of l2 cache. If you pull it to a 3700+ it'll beat the 2nd processor.
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post #3 of 11
San Diegos are better clock per clock but usually the Opteron overclocks better on air.
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post #4 of 11
No difference [big] (at stock). I donno about their overclocking (yet)

You'll need windows 64 to take advenage of the AMD.
Some info:
http://www.devx.com/amd/Article/27340
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post #5 of 11
I would take a good look at what real people are getting for overclocks on the opty before you decide
post #6 of 11
Id recommend the opteron but remember that all chips dont OC the same.
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post #7 of 11
Opty (if you get one with the proper stepping). I've been hearing that Optys OC much better than SD on air.
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post #8 of 11
Opty oc to 3.82Ghz (5.73Ghz in Intel terms)
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post #9 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by bentrinh
Opty oc to 3.82Ghz (5.73Ghz in Intel terms)
Depending on the stepping
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post #10 of 11
Talk to ncsa about it he has one, oh and colin/oc newbie.
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