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Old 01-03-2007, 07:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Witch AMD CPU socket type is the all around best.

Title says it all. As far as the AMD CPU socket types go, whitch is the all around best for gaming purposes.
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AM2, or if you've got the money socket F if you're into wasting money on an FX-74.
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Socket AM2 is the newest and best.

Socket 939 is older, but still kicking around.. it aint dead yet.
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Socket AM2 is the newest and best.

Socket 939 is older, but still kicking around.. it aint dead yet.

No, AM2 is old technology, Socket F is faster.
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Its newer then socket F isnt it?

Besides that Socket F is pointlessly expensive..
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That's true, socket F is pretty expensive, but Socket F came out AFTER am2, making it newer and faster technology.
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Oh.. I guess that one snuck by me.. My bad..

Lol, cut me some slack im still learning
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Oh.. I guess that one snuck by me.. My bad..

Lol, cut me some slack im still learning

I don't see any hostility in my posts?


Trust me dude. I was worse when I started. Don't even get me started on what I though RAM was
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Did I say there was any ?

lol Im still stuck back in the Socket 754/AMD 64/Geforce 6800 era..
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mm.

I came from the Socket A/AMD/Radeon 9550 AGP to Socket 939/A64/7900GT to LGA 775/Intel/7900GT

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