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You should know that Americans want the latest and hottest Chinese **** no matter how expensive.lachen.gif

biggrin.gif Well, I won't stereotype anyone...

But damn, if I lived in the US, I'd probably be spending more money on my computer since taxes here in Denmark are waaaaay high...

BUT I get to have my heart replaced for free, and even get new legs for free...


...[whispers] still would want cheaper parts any day...
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By naming the thread "Forget Sandy Bridge"?

People can do what they want with their money. However, I do not think this was a very smart or informed decision for two reasons:

A) We don't know what SB is totally capable of, but will VERY VERY soon.
B) Even if you aren't satisfied with the SB benchmarks when they become more available, there is a good chance 1366 prices and parts will drop a bit.


I think a lot of the current 1366 I7 guys in here have more of a "I don't want to lose my place at the top" complex. You guys think way too much in terms of dualities: good and 'evil' or red team vs blue team or my dad can beat up your dad... It really shows a lot of people's immaturity. The early results have shown that the I5 2500Ks can run at LEAST 4.8ghz on air alone 24/7 stable.

We saw the same thing on early samples of I7 965's, then the retails hit the shelves and 4.2Ghz was more realistic.

At a performance stand point, you can't argue with it. Unless you dislike math and logic and are just that hell bent on denying the obvious.

Until the benchmarks are official it's all speculation.

We will learn a lot more in the next 7-10 days. A lot of people hating on John Luc for obvious reasons however, he, and a few others on here do actually have a I72600k setup running and have stated it does best the current 1366s in performance. That's why hes taken such a zealous stand.

No, he is just being a troll
Look, I don't think anyone is denying that SB is a step forward, but I don't think it's going to be the miracle chip everyone is hoping for. This thread will be moot in 7 days or less depending on which site decides to break NDA early.
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Some of the douchebags here need to shut the **** up. The OP bought his system, you should be happy for him. Yeah, he could have waited a few weeks and made his decision then, but that's none of your business.

I love OCN, but some of you guys are pathetic. So what if he won't get a few extra points in some benchmark? The OP will be more than happy playing games on his computer while you nerds will be throwing away your high end rigs for a meaningless Sandy Bridge upgrade. The forum is riddled with people "wasting" their money on raid SSDs and stacks of video cards in SLI, so some of you complainers are much worse than he is.

Seriously folks, chill out.



LMAO

It sounds like you need to take your own advice there man.

You are calling people names and egging on your side (current 1366 guys) which isn't helping the situation any. Instead it's making you look like the ignorant d-bags.


I can't believe the dichotomy one processor has caused among fellow Intel fanboys.
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You should know that Americans want the latest and hottest Chinese Girls no matter how expensive.
Fixed it for you.
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Some of you all need to take a chill pill. And not so much the people that are hating on the OP, but those who are freaking out about the haters.

OCN is still a great place and it is not "going to hell" or "changing" like everyone is now "realizing".

OCN still has a ton of quality posters and alot of helpful people, but what do you expect will happen when you trash on the next new "latest and greatest" piece of equipment. People will freak out, these 16-25 year olds can't help themselves lol.

its how things have always been, especially with nerds
They shouldn't be talking about "wasting money", since a good chunk of the forum can't live without buying a top of the line processor or getting the best video cards in SLI every 8 months.

It's like yelling at a guy for "wasting" money on a Honda Civic, while they're out buying a Porsche every year.
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Fixed it for you.
^Brilliant!
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Forget Sandy Bridge!? That's like saying "Forget Bulldozer". BLASPHEMY!
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Wow this is really ridiculous, this is whats wrong with ocn these days, congrats op on the new rig, forget these fools. your system will hold its own. And your right, forget about SB. Its not even an upgrade platform imo, especially for those that have 1366 and 1156. Well its an upgrade for 775 ect. All the people making fun are just hating imo. Also Jean-luc shut the bleep up. Your the stupid one going from a 1366 to 1155. You have a big mouth for a no body on ocn. Why dont you join the forum wars and see who has the better rig mate. Ill wipe the floor out of you. People like you give this forum a bad name, just my two cents.
Ah so much win in one post, now if only I could sig this.
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You are calling people names and egging on your side (current 1366 guys) which isn't helping the situation any. Instead it's making you look like the ignorant d-bags.


I can't believe the dichotomy one processor has caused among fellow Intel fanboys.
I'm egging on "my side"??? I'm a "fanboy"?

News flash nerd, I have no side, I'm just a dude with a computer. I don't care who makes it, I have no allegiances, I don't takes sides, I don't care who "wins" between Intel, AMD, Nvidia, and ATI.

Some of you people really need a life.
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They're shouldn't be one's talking about "wasting money", since a good chunk of the forum can't live without buying a top of the line processor or getting the best video cards in SLI every 8 months.

It's like yelling at a guy for "wasting" money on a Honda Civic, while they're out buying a Porsche every year.
Agreed brotha!

Although if I had such a luxury, I'd buy the latest and greatest right off the bat too and just constantly update as necessary. But I can't do that unless I plan on spending the rest of my life on my computer
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