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So is there any reason to get a 960 over a 950?

Price difference is $10 so it's not about money.

Would the 960 have a better OC potential by any means due to the 24 multi?
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i love my i7 950
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That's great to hear?

I was actually looking for an answer to my OP but okay.
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It's down to chance ofc whether you get a good or a bad OC'er...

That said, I have seen a lot of bad 950's, something to do with a change in the manufacturing process a while back corresponding to a huge dip in 950 prices.

I would probably go for the 960 on the weight of that, I think it has a significantly higher chance of being a better OC'er, but that's just me.

Edit:
I probably wouldn't even try the 24x multi personally, though it could be useful to get to absolute max clocks when you start peaking your mobo.
    
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