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post #21 of 48
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Originally Posted by EvanPitts View Post
AMD - you get more for less. Intel is overpriced, and "Sandy Bridge" is not really up to the hype, since it is only a reheat of the obsolete i5/i7 stuff. There are some good deals on AMD right now - Intel will only be worth the price premium when they leave behind nasty old obsolete i5/i7 stuff, and bring out the long promised i9 and i11 processors.
Trololololololololololololololololooooooooo!

SB beats Phenom II X4's in price/performance, no doubt.
    
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post #22 of 48
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AMD - you get more for less. Intel is overpriced, and "Sandy Bridge" is not really up to the hype, since it is only a reheat of the obsolete i5/i7 stuff. There are some good deals on AMD right now - Intel will only be worth the price premium when they leave behind nasty old obsolete i5/i7 stuff, and bring out the long promised i9 and i11 processors.
We are not talking about old Intel CPU's here. Hes talking about Building a completely NEW setup. Sandy Bridge at this point Smokes any AMD CPU on the market. Why would you go with outdated AMD Equipment & not get the best out today. Just look at the Reviews myself & others posted. You see AMD's BEST 2 CPUs the 975 & 1100T sitting there all by itself with no one to play with.

There is a BIG gaming difference from AMD to Sandy ive played on both systems. I can tell you this Sandy offers a Far better & smoother game play experience
Edited by 4LC4PON3 - 1/29/11 at 8:10am
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post #23 of 48
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Originally Posted by 4LC4PON3 View Post
We are not talking about old Intel CPU's here. Hes talking about Building a completely NEW setup. Sandy Bridge at this point Smokes any AMD CPU on the market. Why would you go with outdated AMD Equipment & not get the best out today. Just look at the Reviews myself & other posted. You see AMD's BEST 2 CPUs the 975 & 1100T sitting there all by itself with no one to play with.

& another thing is this. There is a BIG gaming difference from AMD to Sandy ive played on both systems. I can tell you this Sandy offers a Far better & smoother game play experience
Your CPU can't take as much load as mine can. Sure, it's better overall, but my graphics card is usually the bottleneck in gaming. I have 2 more cores, therefore I can take more load.
    
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post #24 of 48
Obviously you'd get SB unless you didn't have enough $ or wanted to spend less.
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post #25 of 48
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Your CPU can't take as much load as mine can. Sure, it's better overall, but my graphics card is usually the bottleneck in gaming. I have 2 more cores, therefore I can take more load.
What are you talking about? More cores = more load doesn't make any sense at all.

Any decent SB CPU can wipe the floor with your CPU, don't kid yourself with this imaginary load spec you have created.
    
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post #26 of 48
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games become more cpu bound at lower resolutions thats why...if u would have noticed game benchmarks on cpu's are always done on quite low resolutions to gauge the actual cpu performance in games.......
Yep, smaller resolutions are quite CPU dependent, BUT...

All review sites review processors on high resolutions rather than those ridiculously low resolutions (that no one will actually play on them).

However, Sandy Bridge is better even at higher resolutions (no doubt).
Edited by -X3- - 1/29/11 at 8:30am
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post #27 of 48
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Yep, smaller resolutions are quite CPU dependent, BUT...

All review sites review processors on high resolutions rather than those ridiculously low resolutions (that no one will actually play on them).

However, Sandy Bridge is better even at higher resolutions (no doubt).
if a proccy is so gud at lower res than it would obviously be much better at higher res as the game becomes more gpu dependent.....
post #28 of 48
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if a proccy is so gud at lower res than it would obviously be much better at higher res as the game becomes more gpu dependent.....
You are writing the obvious facts.
Of course that a processor that wins in low resolutions may reflect something, but not something significant though.

Example:

http://www.guru3d.com/article/core-i...600k-review/21

You won't attribute a real advantage to I7 processors in this benchmark, because at FHD, they show +- the same performance. At lower resolutions, a I7 processor will be better, no doubt, but gamers' resolutions are more important here.
Edited by -X3- - 1/29/11 at 9:00am
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post #29 of 48
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You are writing the obvious facts.
Of course that a processor that wins in low resolutions may reflect something, but not something significant though.

Example:

http://www.guru3d.com/article/core-i...600k-review/21

You won't attribute a real advantage to I7 processors in this benchmark, because at FHD, they show +- the same performance. In lower resolutions, a I7 processor will be better, no doubt, but gamers' resolutions are more important here.
ya very true.....
post #30 of 48
AMD's current high end series are pointless.

Wait until Bulldozer arrives to make any decision. You might regret going SB.
   
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