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If you planned on making OCing easier for you, good choice on the 955 BE. Since it's the C3 stepping it should have lower power consumption and a tiny bit higher OCing potential than C2.

Otherwise, I would've gone for the Phenom II X4 820 though. The extra L3 cache is pretty much guaranteed to unlock (unlike cores) and you should be able to OC it to around 3.8GHz while saving $35.
    
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