Building a GODLY comp, come tell me what's wrong with it! - Page 6 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Overclocking and Modding
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-26-2005, 01:22 PM   #51 (permalink)
Junior Techie
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 47

Well, if you like intel, "I do" i'd spend another $100.00 and go with the P4 EE 3.73GHz with FSB 1066MHz.
He wants a gaming rig, not a space heater. He also want performance for his money. For how much he'd spend on the P4 he could instead get an A64 FX-57 when it comes out and have MUCH better performance and the ability to obtain a MUCH better oc without having to get watercooling. Whereas with that P4 his gaming would suffer a little and the temps would be MUCH higher than the A64. There for if he wanted a decent OC he WOULD have to be out the extra cash for water cooling. Not the best buy there.

Stick with the A64, it is proven better in gaming by far IN ALL AREAS THAT DEAL WITH GAMING: Performance, Price, Features, and OVERCLOCKABILITY.

Need I post more benchmarks to drive this home even further? There ARE plenty more if you aren't satisfied that AMD IS the better choice for gaming- all you have to do is ask!

retherfordaehs is offline  
Old 03-26-2005, 01:41 PM   #52 (permalink)
Junior Techie
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 92

ya amd is better. if ur just sayin all this about intel bein better its prolly because u hav heard about them more and never heard of AMDs. Go Amd its cheaper and way better.

crashman009 is offline  
Old 03-27-2005, 04:10 PM   #53 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 1

I saw a link to this in the AMDZone forum. Some good points brought up here about A64 vs Extreme Edition, but I think he already made his decision. The thread is over 9 months old.
ric449 is offline  
Old 03-27-2005, 04:23 PM   #54 (permalink)
Super Techie
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 348
Send a message via AIM to 20mm

my intel 3.4 prescott core beat a 3.4 EE in 3Dmark.
20mm is offline  
Old 03-27-2005, 04:31 PM   #55 (permalink)
Techie Beyond Description
Nubius's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 11,600

The thread is over 9 months old.
Yeesh I didn't even see that. Why do people dig this crap up? Thread closed, it's pointless.

Nubius is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:47 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.