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I can't decide which intel chip to get

post #1 of 8
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Both perform well, and the price is no issue, I'd save longer for the more expensive 1...

I think a sandy bridge would feed a 6950 CF better, once I get this all water cooled, the heat won't matter so much...

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post #2 of 8
If you're primarily gaming the 2500K is the way to go.
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Well the deathstar toaster looks much cooler.

But the BBQ will taste much better.

So, I would go for the herring...
    
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post #4 of 8
2500k all the way! you wont regret it
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post #5 of 8
Just wiat for AMD's Bulldozer chip to come out.

Sandy Bridge = Granny Scooter

Bulldozer = Space Shuttle

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2500K is perfect for a gamer. If you're near a Microcenter they usually have very good deals on CPU and mobo combos.
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I dont mind admitting, how are the youtube videos related to the chips? I am a bit lost? Which chips are you considering!?

I dont have the audio at work so cant hear the vids!
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Originally Posted by Mitche01 View Post
I dont mind admitting, how are the youtube videos related to the chips? I am a bit lost? Which chips are you considering!?

I dont have the audio at work so cant hear the vids!
I think it was meant to be a bit of a laugh lol
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