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Old 12-23-2008, 05:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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1st Hello Every one and thnx for any one help me in this
I am going to BUY new PC but i cant choose CPU

NOTE: I WANT BEST CPU FOR GAMES ONLY (Windows Vista)

I HAVE 3 Types to choose from:


1- Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 (2.4G, 1066FSB, 8M) > Price 1150 L.E.

2- Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 (3.00G, 1333FSB, 6M) > Price 970 L.E.

3- AMD Phenom x4 9950 Black Edition > Price 1025 L.E.

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FOR LOVE OF GOD I NEED UR HELP GUYS to choose..
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Old 12-23-2008, 05:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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The E8400 is the best of those three.
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The E8400 is the best of those three.
1st thnx for reply..
2nd yes this is my choice becouse i think games looking for GHz and FSB
more than Cache !! iam i right ?
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yes you are correct.
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yes you are correct.
Haha, seriously? I was under the impression when i built my PC that quad core would be best for gaming.
Maybe I should have gone with the dual E8xx?
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well in gaming the e8500 out performs your q6600
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well in gaming the e8500 out performs your q6600
u mean 8400 ?
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Yes, that is what he meant. I have had the Q6600 and the E8400 (currently).....the E8400 is the best CPU I have ever owned.
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Just upgraded from my QX6700 to an E8500.
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Yes, that is what he meant. I have had the Q6600 and the E8400 (currently).....the E8400 is the best CPU I have ever owned.
what Ram FSB u use ? 1066 or 1333 ?
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