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Old 05-24-2004, 04:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I was getting really close the buying a new computer, when my friend told me about the new BTX technology. Do you think it would be best to wait for it? or would I be fine just sticking with ATX for now? I kinda wanted to go Amd, but BTX is I am assuming that it won't be supporting Amd? Any suggestions?

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Old 05-24-2004, 10:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I don't wait either. I believe in letting the rest of "technological-civilization" test run and work out all the bugs for a while before i jump to something new. This means if something just came out or is about to come out, i don't get it for a while.

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the other thing that happens is when new stuff comes out all the prices on the current stuff goes down. so you can get a better cpu/ram etc since you saved money by waiting for the prices to drop on the current stuff.
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Old 05-26-2004, 02:43 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I personally would wait for the new technology to come out, then when the hardware that was previously top-of-the-line falls in price, that's when you buy
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