Originally Posted by Quinton McLeod
Opterons have the same core as the X2s... The Opteron 170 is a Dual Core processor using the Denmark core. It also has a larger l2 cache than most X2s... So, they run a bit better than the X2s for gaming.
Hmmm didn't know that. How much more do they usually run?
[EDIT] Also, people were saying they were overclockign them between 2.4GHz and 2.65 GHz. Sounds like a good CPU to get.
Also, Quinton, check out my Athelon 64 FX-60 review thread. I need some input on that one.