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Old 05-16-2007, 05:02 PM   #11 (permalink)
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ebay... is what i told him, i like his build tho, but if i use a raptor x 37.7 GB drive and replace the CPU with a Intel Core 2 Quad q6600, or will it like catch on fire? (i may take out the raptor x but still tell what may happen?)
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Why would it catch on fire?
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well maybe the reviewer on the PSU exaggerated, maybe it just smoked but answer the question plz
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Old 05-16-2007, 05:06 PM   #14 (permalink)
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why is he selling it?
i say he should keep it, to **** with the quad cores they are crap right now anyways
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its dropping in price in july .......................
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Quad cores are not crap. They just aren't being used to their full potential. It would be great for folding. And that's why I want to get it.
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It would be great for folding. And that's why I want to get it.
Especially on the SMP Client.
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why doesnt he just keep it then upgrade his processor later?
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he really wasn't satisfied with his system... he wants bigger and better........

His new system as of July 22nd 2007:

8800 GTX
Asus P5n-e SLI
Core 2 Quad q6600
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and other components he didn't tell me cuz he couldn't decide....
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^nice...
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