AMD 3000 or 3200? - Page 2 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > System Upgrades
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-10-2005, 10:21 PM   #11 (permalink)
Monster Techie
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 1,946
Send a message via AIM to Static_11 Send a message via Yahoo to Static_11

cant always get what ya want

Static_11 is offline  
Old 11-11-2005, 11:30 AM   #12 (permalink)
Wizard Techie
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: /home/jason
Posts: 3,056
Send a message via AIM to Jayce

I had this same situation when I was shopping. At the time the 3200 was 50 bucks more than the 3000... I just couldn't justify the extra 50 dollars for 200mhz more when I could just use that on other parts, so I went with the 3000.

Either way, you'll be happy. But the difference in RAM would be far more noticable than the difference in processors. aka, buy the most suitable RAM, THEN compare these two CPUs.

Jayce is offline  
Old 11-11-2005, 02:09 PM   #13 (permalink)
Ultra Techie
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 563

I got the 3200 :P
I plan to MILDLY overclock to about 2.2ghz total
Online this guy overclocked his to like 2.8ghz and only had 2 80mm and a 120mm fan
PcMe is offline  
Old 11-11-2005, 04:05 PM   #14 (permalink)
Monster Techie
GuitarFreak1857's Avatar
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Virginia
Posts: 1,847

good choice.

My Gaming Desktop
Abit IP35-E

Intel Core2 Duo E8400 (Thermalright Ultra-120)
Mushkin 2x2GB DDR800 RAM

eVGA GeForce 8800GTS
Creative X-Fi Gamer Edition
Western Digital Caviar 250GB 7,200RPM
Western Digital Caviar 640GB 7,200RPM
OCZ 720W ModStream
Lian Li PC-7A
Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
GuitarFreak1857 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 Off
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 11:46 AM.

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