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Old 12-08-2009, 08:59 PM   #11
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Default Re: Maybe i will build.

Originally Posted by JogaBonito1502 View Post
Well, turns out the PII 955 Deneb AM3 is cheaper than a Wolfdale E8400. In this case, I would stick with this quad-core.

As far as a motherboard, I would grab this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813138130

I have the stepped down version of that (TA770+ A2) and it OC's pretty well. If you have more money to dish out, try this one:


As far as heatsink, I'd grab a cheap Xigmatek to begin with. Unless you're going to be really hardcore, this should be an excellent buy at a cheap price:


NOTE: I'm pretty sure AM2/AM2+ heatsinks fit right onto AM3 sockets. I may be mistaken, I want someone to confirm this for me.

Lastly, you can post specific questions about OC on our OC/Modding forum. I will be writing a brief guide soon.
Awesome thanks

Originally Posted by sniperviper21 View Post
we do have a section all about over clocking, you could post there and ask whats the best proc to OC with ect. could get more answers there.
will do, if needed thanks

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