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Old 12-14-2012, 02:26 PM   #1
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Default Intels i7 930 CPU

Does anyone know why intel got rid of the 930 CPU? Thats what I put in my build it seems like a good CPU!!

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Old 12-15-2012, 07:37 AM   #2
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Default Re: Intels i7 930 CPU

It's an old CPU. It was launched in the beginning of 2010.

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Old 12-24-2012, 06:10 PM   #3
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I believe it had several overheating issues and most modern CPUs are made for gaming or high performance
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Old 12-25-2012, 06:24 AM   #4
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Default Re: Intels i7 930 CPU

well they got rid of the hole i7-900 lineup. (expept the extreme once with is still sold today)
but if i remember correctly the 930 was the first one to go.
i think it had something to do with the difference from the 920 to the 940 in the performance to price ratio.
they made the 940 cheaper and killed the 930.
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