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post #11 of 28
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I don't think so...

How about $100 for my CPU? lol
no way lol the 640 is less than 100
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post #12 of 28
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Originally Posted by philhalo66 View Post
no way lol the 640 is less than 100
See..
The 4870 is about $100...
Who would trade?
post #13 of 28
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See..
The 4870 is about $100...
Who would trade?
i dont know thats why i asked
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post #14 of 28
I've got a Athlon II X4 620 I could sell you. I got it to hit 3.51GHz...
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I've got a Athlon II X4 620 I could sell you. I got it to hit 3.51GHz...
how much?
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post #16 of 28
I just dont think its worth the money for such a small jump in performance. Save a bit for a better CPU and MB make a bigger jump. Otherwise its kinda a waste in my eyes.
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post #17 of 28
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how much?
Well under $100, that's for sure haha. I'm not really sure what a good appraisal for it is... I'd be willing to part with it for pretty cheap. Anybody got any ideas for a price?
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post #18 of 28
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Well under $100, that's for sure haha. I'm not really sure what a good appraisal for it is... I'd be willing to part with it for pretty cheap. Anybody got any ideas for a price?
trade ya my xfx 4870 1 gig for it
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post #19 of 28
For a gaming increase I would spend the money on a good gpu like a 460 or ATI similar card.the cpu wont bottle neck as bad as you would think.Start with a better gpu and if you still need a bit more go with the above suggestion of a 955 or go for the 965.
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post #20 of 28
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Originally Posted by philhalo66 View Post
trade ya my xfx 4870 1 gig for it
If this was before I bought my GTX 460 I'd jump on that but to be honest I'd prefer cash
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