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Old 11-30-2006, 07:58 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Is an am2 4600+ worth the extra over a 4200+?
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No. The performance isn't that much better to warrant the price (as with all other CPUs)

The lowest CPU is usually the best price/performance.
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agreed, but you might want to look at the AM2 4000. The L2 Cache is 2x1MB which performance wise is better than the 3800/4200 or 4600, all of which is 2x512kb

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103738
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