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Old 06-01-2008, 11:27 AM   #21 (permalink)
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...e7200 should do more than 3.2ghz! More like 3.6-3.8ghz at least if not 4ghz
ya and if you get a lucky one, even a noob overclocker could get 4.0ghz+ I mean xDRox did it
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ya and if you get a lucky one, even a noob overclocker could get 4.0ghz+ I mean xDRox did it
do I sense some sarcasm in that statement ??
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I don't think he was being sarcastic..th E7200s are great little overclockers..
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I don't think he was being sarcastic..th E7200s are great little overclockers..
no **** ?? thats pretty crazzy actually...

I really gotta make up my mind whether I wana go with a Budget AMD build... or just spend the money on a decent 750i & e7200 build ...split up between 2 paychecks
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do the best that you can afford. otherwise, you will wish that you had.
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do I sense some sarcasm in that statement ??
Not at all sir

check out the SuperPI Thread, he posted a CPU-Z Screenshot

Those e7200 are starting to dominate where AMD had the market (budget/entry level)
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It all comes down to how soon you plan to replace your CPU. If you plan to upgrade in the next year, a dual core will suffice, if you plan to keep it for 2-3 years, a quad is a must.
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hmm.. those E7200's look impressive.. would never guess them to OC that high.
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