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Old 05-15-2009, 10:51 AM   #21 (permalink)
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That's a very rare occurrence of decently overclocking a Q8200. I wouldn't waste the money on one myself. The new Q6600s are garbage too.

Get an E8400 or a Phenom II.
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That's a very rare occurrence of decently overclocking a Q8200. I wouldn't waste the money on one myself. The new Q6600s are garbage too.

Get an E8400 or a Phenom II.
well i got a used computer for $350
this is what i got
-intel q6600
-Asus P5B mobo
-Corsair xms2 ram 4gb
-WD caviar 320gb hdd
-Tuniq Tower 120 Universal CPU Cooler 120mm Cooling Fan and Fan Controller/Heatsink
-COOLER MASTER Centurion 5 w/window
-Cooler master 600 watt very loud psu
-nvidia 6200LE video card
-cheap dvd drive
all that for $350 and i bought a new xfx gtx 260 for 155. soo everything costed me $505.

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Not bad, have fun with your new hardware.
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Old 05-16-2009, 12:50 AM   #24 (permalink)
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At least you got a nice cooler, the tuniq is great, nice system, you can start overclocking the q6600 now, check what the VID is.
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