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Old 07-23-2010, 01:22 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Recently, I was thinking about handing down my QX9650 processor to a buddy of mine who already has a q6600. I was wondering are there any real differences between the two besides the clock speed? If i overclocked his to 3 would there be any noticeable differences? He uses his pc for gaming and nothing else,any help is appreciated!

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Old 07-23-2010, 04:22 AM   #2 (permalink)
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10 to 15% faster at same clocks if I recall correctly. I need a friend like you.

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Well Fat Clown you may not have friends like him, but if you sent me that GTX 480 then you would be a friend like him

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Thanks for the headsup, I think ill just take his 6600 and write qx9650 on the die in magic marker instead of giving him the real thing .
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