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Old 08-06-2008, 06:12 PM   #21
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Oh don't worry about it haha I've been here long enough to realize that things online can be taken in the wrong way.

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Old 08-06-2008, 09:57 PM   #22
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so i plan to purchase tommorow

any last thoughts?

its narrowed down to the q6600 with the original video card
and the original set up i posted

(THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO PUT THEIR OWN BUILDS! but i think im gonna go with the more cost efficient move)

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Old 08-06-2008, 11:27 PM   #23
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Originally Posted by freestyler105 View Post
You should really get an Intel processor with that kind of budget. The E8400 will perform much better in games than a slower quad core or the 5000+.
Yup, couldn't agree better. i too was wondering wether or not to get a Quad, but as "freestyler105" says, the E8400 will out perform the lower clocked Quad cores. Also the E8400 can be OC'd pretty high too.

I love my intel E8400 , i too would recommend it!!

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