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Old 04-16-2009, 04:40 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Yea, there is nothing wrong in getting a quad core for a general computer with his needs. I just listed the best bang for your buck. It will be more future proof and he'll be happy with it.
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I've been cruising on this socket 939 for four years thus far and no problems keeping up. But, if he wants a quad, give him a quad. Waste of money in my eyes, but the customer (or uncle) is always right.
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