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Old 03-26-2008, 09:16 PM   #21
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Well I just bought the E8400 for $220 with shipping. What ya guys think good deal? 1 year warranty no heatsink and fan. Sigh. but sold out everywhere else.

Edit: after I bought it i went back and checked for the cpu again and it said backordered. Hope mines not backordered.
that's the going rate for one. it's not an exceptional deal, but it'll work. let me know if you need any help clocking your rig up.
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Old 03-26-2008, 09:41 PM   #22
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now i need a heatsink and fan for it. preferably one easy to instal.
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Old 03-26-2008, 10:10 PM   #23
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newegg just put them at $199 free ship
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Old 03-26-2008, 10:20 PM   #25
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yea i see that. sigh. all well.
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Old 03-26-2008, 11:56 PM   #26
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I just bought mine as well. I'm not using the heatsink either. Have you seen it? It's miniscule.

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Old 03-27-2008, 12:54 AM   #27
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Nope just heard is one beas of a cpu
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Yeah, not even copper core anymore.
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Old 03-27-2008, 04:21 PM   #29
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yea i see that. sigh. all well.
Can't you cancel your order?
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Old 03-27-2008, 05:50 PM   #30
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I probably could but heh 20 bucks more not that bad. man my T key on this laptop sucks lol have to push down really hard for it to register.
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