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Gaming and movies, and lots of multi tasking.
Multi-tasking as in.... compile code, running VMs, and encoding? Or like having multiple web browser tabs?

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If you are planning on getting a high end video card setup(I'm talking $300+ video cards, otherwise it doesn't really matter) you will want to go intel if you don't want bottlenecking in games that only utilize 2-3 threads.(which is lots.)
What game is bottleneck on a quad-core K10.5 CPU at 4GHz?
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Ok, I think I'll stick with getting a i7 2600k sandy bridge.
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I do not see a reason to buy now. Wait until the bulldozers come out to find what the best buy is. I would get a i7 non sandy OR sandy bridge atm though.
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Multi-tasking as in.... compile code, running VMs, and encoding? Or like having multiple web browser tabs?


What game is bottleneck on a quad-core K10.5 CPU at 4GHz?
What's a K10.5? Is that Phenom II?


I think the best bang-for-buck right now is 2500K hands down.
 
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