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Poll Results: Am I happy with my C2Q@4GHz or am I in denial and jealous on the Sandybridge people?

 
  • 48% (120)
    Yes, you are in denial and you should either get yourself a Sandybridge or get help!
  • 51% (126)
    No, you're perfectly happy with your C2Q@4GHz and have a well balanced system!
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post #91 of 191
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Quote:
Originally Posted by 10acjed View Post
My appraisal.....
Q9650 - 160 - 180
P5Q-E - 90 ocn - 120 fleabay
2x2gb - 50
2x1gb - 30

end is arouns 350 after shipping & boxes. take that 350, add about 100 to it and viola you got a SB...

Considering you invested soo much into those SSD's I'd say the least you can do is treat them right with current gen hardware...


LOL
Really, these SSD's I bought over the last years... That P5Q-E I got for about 25 Euro + shipping...

I can afford a Sandy without going through the hassle of selling this stuff.. I mostly do usual stuff... browsing the web and gaming... So really, I don't need a Sandybridge, but when did enthusiasts bought stuff because they needed it
    
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post #92 of 191
If you're bored and want to tinker, maybe build a cool water cooling rig and go nuts OCing your 9650, if you murder it, perfect excuse to upgrade?

Otherwise I'd say enjoy your rig that's more than adequate for everything you want to do.
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post #93 of 191
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Originally Posted by ocpokey View Post
If you're bored and want to tinker, maybe build a cool water cooling rig and go nuts OCing your 9650, if you murder it, perfect excuse to upgrade?

Otherwise I'd say enjoy your rig that's more than adequate for everything you want to do.
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post #94 of 191
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Originally Posted by ocpokey View Post
If you're bored and want to tinker, maybe build a cool water cooling rig and go nuts OCing your 9650, if you murder it, perfect excuse to upgrade?

Otherwise I'd say enjoy your rig that's more than adequate for everything you want to do.
A good idea However, I quit using watercooling back in 2005 or something
    
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post #95 of 191
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Originally Posted by Jesse^_^ View Post
Be happy mate, C2Q's still have it and are superior to Phenom 2 X4's ..
Plenty of RAM, Good SSD, Nice GPU...


Too bad E8400's are aging like nuns :/
Fixed that for you
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post #96 of 191
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Fixed that for you
Since it is obvious you are out fishing for + rep here I gave you one. Your turning out quite the + rep beggar yourself now



Naahh.. just messing with ya
    
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post #97 of 191
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Originally Posted by turrican9 View Post
Really, these SSD's I bought over the last years... That P5Q-E I got for about 25 Euro + shipping...

I can afford a Sandy without going through the hassle of selling this stuff.. I mostly do usual stuff... browsing the web and gaming... So really, I don't need a Sandybridge, but when did enthusiasts bought stuff because they needed it
My thoughts exactly..

You could have stayed with a lower res monitor, then not needed that 570, and gaming on a 450 @ 1280x1024 you could have stuck with a C2D...

ETC....

If a monitor is 60Hz then anything past 60FPS is lost, blah blah blah etc....

Its all in personal choice, the only reason you even discuss it as much as you do is because for some reason you enjoy it..

Thread after thread of comparing your 775 to SB....

Yet I see you in other threads recommend SB for some
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Yes, you are in denial and you should get help!
post #99 of 191
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Originally Posted by 10acjed View Post
My thoughts exactly..

You could have stayed with a lower res monitor, then not needed that 570, and gaming on a 450 @ 1280x1024 you could have stuck with a C2D...

ETC....

If a monitor is 60Hz then anything past 60FPS is lost, blah blah blah etc....

Its all in personal choice, the only reason you even discuss it as much as you do is because for some reason you enjoy it..

Thread after thread of comparing your 775 to SB....

Yet I see you in other threads recommend SB for some
I recommend SB for people having such hopeless systems where I find it more reasonable to just go Sandy. I'm no fanatic. I use common sense
    
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post #100 of 191
You are all in denial and need to quickly rush to buy new AMD systems But, on a serious note, I would wait untill you get an excuse to upgrade and then spend like mad.
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