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Old 01-11-2004, 02:36 AM   #11 (permalink)
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I did not realize prescott would cost thousands of dollars. I just want somthing to play nice games and give me a lot of power. I was planning on spending somthing like what the AMD 64 bit 3400 costs. Like 500 or less. I will not be building until may or june at the earliest. Keeping in mind my price info now, what is your opinion.
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Old 01-11-2004, 04:48 AM   #12 (permalink)
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With the rate that computer technology moves, theres no way to tell you what will cost $500 in 6 months. Wait till you are right up on top of building it and then ask.
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a p4 3 ghz could cost you 5 bucks in two months. you never no as Shrapnill said wait to ask this when ur building it
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Old 01-13-2004, 03:56 PM   #14 (permalink)
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obviously now is not the time to buy, old technology is now expensive, and new technology is right around the corner. the new technology comes out and BAMM you get todays technology much cheaper, if u really want a prescott, wait till next year to get a decent price. if i was u id buy either p4 3.2 or 3.0 with hyperthreading or an athlon xp 64bit in may. then theyll be much cheaper than now, but the prescott is going to be to expensive then, kuz its gonna be really new
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but that could be said about any time ....new technology is always arround the corner ....the current technology is expensive but will go down when the new technology works that is just how the economy works with supply and demand
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Old 01-15-2004, 11:39 PM   #16 (permalink)
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ok you might have already answered this.. but does anyone know when the prescott is scheduled to come out?
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