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Old 08-13-2006, 02:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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has anyone ever used or have a AMD Athlon 64 X2 4800+ 939??

if so is it good...im currently building a new computer and thats the CPU I wanted to get so any thoughts would be good

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I don't think I'd toss the money down on one of those. Maybe, if you want to go that route, get an Opteron 165, or a 4200+. 4800+ prices never dropped much, as they're stopping production of Athlon chips with 1mb of L2 cache. The extra cache adds what ~200mhz of oc'ing would.

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Old 08-13-2006, 03:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
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4800+ is 400
maybe were thinkin something different??? haha

here's a link to what I'm talkin about:

http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...anufacture=AMD
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the 5000+ is 300 USD.

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if you go with S939 I'd get a 4400 x2 and OC the .2 Ghz. but I really would suggest you to go AM2.
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i would strongly suggest getting a 4400 x2 and ocing it.
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