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Old 08-08-2005, 09:32 PM   #41
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The 650 is still better for the same price 2 Megs Cache! HT!
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Old 08-08-2005, 09:32 PM   #42
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Technically, AMD CPU's can't be that much worse at multi-tasking than Intels, cause they can process more tasks per...whatever, can't they?

Go for an Athlon 64. Any Intel and i'll never forgive you. :P

3500+ looks good. Just make sure you get a Venice core. Why? Dunno, it's just the latest one and has SSE3 and all that stuff.
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Talking about Intel makes my head hurt = (
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You'd get DDR2 with a 650
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Cmon man, it not funny no more, I just wanna get AMD
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i found a 3700+ for just a little bit more then that 3500

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http://www.pricegrabber.com/p__AMD_A...ssor,__8098506
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what is your budget for graphics card(s)?
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You'd get DDR2 with a 650
So? AMD is going with DDR2 next year anyways. And no, DDR3 won't be out by then!
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lol, a K8 CPU with low-latency Dual-Channel DDR400 SDRAM configuration probably works just as good if not better than a P4 with DDR2-667 SDRAM.

Anyway, yeah, go for a Venice 3500+ and then look for a top graphics card.
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So? AMD is going with DDR2 next year anyways. And no, DDR3 won't be out by then!
Nah... I realise that It won't be DDR3, they will have DoubleD-DR by then!

Nah, I suppose I get what you mean... if you want an AMD :P Can't think of why... but if you do, then I'd have to agree with them, a Venice would be the best bet, and a 3500+ would be a damned good all-rounder.
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