Originally Posted by BallaTheFeared
What are you doing with your computer?
I'd upgrade the monitor/gpu (if gaming) before touching the cpu.
...yeah, but, he's only got a 955, so he doesn't want to bottleneck the graphics card, does he?
Originally Posted by JuStIn871
Bulldozer will be a BIG FAIL!
Did you know a Core 2 Quad is better in gaming than a Phenom ii 1090t/
did you know that a 4 core sandy bridge/ivy bridge cpu would beat a 8 core "toy-bulldozer"
plus it has hyperhtreading.
Whilst not wanting to feed the troll, I can't resist...
One things for certain, an FX 8000 series cpu will obliterate an IntelÂ® Core i7-870 @3.2GHz...
...that's all you need be concerned about, fanboys need to realise that just because a manufacturer has the most powerful cpu, it doesn't mean that their entire product line is better than the competitions, greatness by association doesn't work like that.
If it did, and if BD's better than SB/990x, that would mean the entire Phenom/Athlon line was better...
I'm sure you won't understand this post anyway, eminem avatar, say no more