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Old 12-11-2005, 08:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Well i just finished ordering my Opty 170 from TigerDirect.com and hoping its a good stepping or not damaged..they had it in stock for pretty cheap ($465 Shipped) Retail HSF so i decided not to wait and ordered it..hopefully i dont run into any problems with my DFi Expert and 7800GTX iv been reading about around here :X Ill let you know what stepping i wind up with
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You'll be hard pressed to get a CCBWE 0541 at this point which should cap at around 2.6GHz
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I just ordered my 165 from Monarch for like $355.... Supposedly they have a good batch. I can't wait until Christmas!
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Old 12-11-2005, 08:49 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I just ordered my 165 from Monarch for like $355.... Supposedly they have a good batch. I can't wait until Christmas!
I just ordered one too, where did you hear that the steppings were good?
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003 who heard it from xtremesystems.com
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Old 12-11-2005, 09:11 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Lol everybody is ordering them now.
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Old 12-11-2005, 10:16 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Except me =((

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Old 12-14-2005, 12:59 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Well, i just got it came with my new bindings..its not a great stepping CCBWE 0544XPMW..i think what im gonna do is return it for either credit where ill get another part or a refund and just buy it somewhere else..i know im going to get it somewhere else seeing as how i can get it around $40 cheaper and hope for something better; no problem
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The opteron 165 OEM is only $299 on Monarch right now.
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trust me you wont get a 0530
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