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Old 02-20-2006, 08:53 PM   #31 (permalink)
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well it turns out my dad wants to buy a mac(ew) now instead of building a pc . so now i have some time before i get enough money to build my own pc. this is good. now i can wait for the new intels to come out and see how well they do. i am starting to kinda lean twords intel right now, but still not completly sure. they seem like they are stepping it up to compete. well see.

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Old 02-20-2006, 08:55 PM   #32 (permalink)
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They are but they still suck in todays standards but come a few months.

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Old 02-20-2006, 09:05 PM   #33 (permalink)
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i lean towards the best which is AMD , AMD kick Intel's *** right now, intell generate more heat, use more watts, and process almost always slower than AMD. amd's 90nm cores even beat intel's 65nm cores.
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Old 02-20-2006, 09:08 PM   #34 (permalink)
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Originally posted by wxt38
i lean towards the best which is AMD , AMD kick Intel's *** right now
Yes, right now. Wait till july and august, when the new intel cores come out. The tables are very likely to turn then.
so, umm, err yeah
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Old 02-20-2006, 09:15 PM   #35 (permalink)
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Old 02-20-2006, 09:40 PM   #36 (permalink)
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There is already a topic devoted to this discussion, please continue as you were there

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