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Old 12-23-2005, 04:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Wow I am planning on building my first computer this christmas with a AMD 3200 but they have jacked up the prices on them alot and i don't really want to get anything higher than that being the first build and all but wow... $160 they used to be alot cheaper i do believe
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yeah, there has been several posts on it. u could get a 3000 and overclock it
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or if you don't minding waiting for a backorder, you could get an Opty and overclock it - same price range
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Old 12-23-2005, 05:48 PM   #4 (permalink)
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The 939 opterons at mwave are currently in stock, and cheap.
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AMD has had a run on their low-end CPUs, and supplies are currently limited.

AMD has the CPus, but they have ran out of packaging materials...
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lol thats .... sucky
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The reason the prices have went up is also because AMD has moved to the E6 revision for the lower to mid range CPUs.
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