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post #11 of 14
Yeah there is no reason why they shouldn't work. They are identical to their core 2 quad counterpart.
post #12 of 14
It depends on which Xeon you are talking about.
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post #13 of 14
He said that he was looking at 775 Xeons, not the 771 versions.

Just google the board model with a couple 775 Xeon model numbers (x3220 for ex) and you can see a few people using them together
 
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post #14 of 14
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I found a used X3320 on eBay for $150. It's used, but it looks like the cheapest quad-core I can get. Latest stepping, too!
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