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Would it be worth it for me to "sell" my cpu, mob, and ram to my brother for $145 and get

It all comes to $325 at a cost of $182 to me. Should i go for it?
I will be re-using most of this when bulldozer comes out, only thing i wont keep will be the MOBO


EDIT: ignore the price of the mugen 2 its a misprint its normally 37.99.
EDIT 2: I just realised i had fun with the bullets
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post #2 of 13
Well yes, just save up a bit more and get an x4 instead though.
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I think the cooler is too overkill lol
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post #4 of 13
Also get a hyper 212+ or Thermaltake frio. That scythe is not worth it.
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Just pick up a hyper 212+ instead, unless your planning on overclocking then go for a silver arrow or somthing. Other than that, go for it.
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Also get a hyper 212+ or Thermaltake frio. That scythe is not worth it.
that price is a misprint it should be $37.99 not 99.99
    
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Just pick up a hyper 212+ instead, unless your planning on overclocking then go for a silver arrow or somthing. Other than that, go for it.
Lolwut, coming from someone who has both the Hyper 212+ (on a Q6600 3.4Ghz 1.5v which runs a lot hotter than that AMD chip) and a Silver Arrow in my main rig, I can safely say that a Hyper 212+ would be more than enough for overclocking that chip, a Silver Arrow would be absolute overkill unless you wanted the complete silence.

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that price is a misprint it should be $37.99 not 99.99
Still, get this:
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16835103065
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Getting the 212+ would cost the same because it needs to ship from another ware house, in the end costing just a few dollars cheaper. Plus i want to keep this cooler when i get bulldozer too.
    
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post #9 of 13
this thread + your system name "Waiting for Bulldozer"

sell it to your bro when bulldozer comes out.
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post #10 of 13
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Originally Posted by 182515 View Post
that price is a misprint it should be $37.99 not 99.99
I just upgraded from a Mugen. It'll out perform the hyper 212 and ran my 1090T at 4013MHz with a P/P fan setup. As with any after market cooler make sure the ram use choose will clear the cooler fan and fit into your case. The mugen will defiantly keep an x3 nice and cool.
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