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Here is a scoop

Intel vs Intel

Winner : Intel, Apple and Activision (wut?)

Lets hope AMD joins the fight with bulldozer. Nothing is better than competition to slash down prices.
I'm all for Bulldozer being a success, but I think a lot of people seem to forget the only prices that have dropped due to competition are AMD's.
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Wow! The 990x really takes Sandy Bridge to town and back with some of those tasks. It looks like the solidly built Gulftown series hung around long enough to deliver a final crippling blow.

     
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again and again the 1366 vs 1155 war goes on..
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again and again the 1366 vs 1155 war goes on..
Sit back and watch the fireworks it's rather amusing.

Wait untill 2011 comes out ALL over again, "but my dad's car is faster than your dad's car blah blah blah"
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Yeah my next build will be a 2011 setup with Sandy's big sister Ivy.
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I doubt there will be too much to argue about with LGA2011. It will host some of the most powerful chips, as well as have native support for USB 3.0, SATA III, etc. It'll basically be what LGA1366 could be right now, in terms of the enthusiast platform, if the controllers were there to support the new standards.
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Anyone know if the 2011 will support quad channel memory?
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and next year will be " oh my build will be ivy bridge ... but with the big boy's gun ... " and next year it will be " oh my build will be mushroom bridge ... and will kick you ivy's butt " ... and ... and ... jeez ...

I still have a 1990s car that will beat many of today's "sport's cars" ehehehe so what?
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and next year will be " oh my build will be ivy bridge ... but with the big boy's gun ... " and next year it will be " oh my build will be mushroom bridge ... and will kick you ivy's butt " ... and ... and ... jeez ...

I still have a 1990s car that will beat many of today's "sport's cars" ehehehe so what?
perhaps when bulldozer comes along us intel "family" will stick together
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