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Old 06-08-2004, 06:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question What Do You Prefer For Gaming?... AMD vs Intel

Which do u find performs better for hardcore gaming.
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Old 06-08-2004, 06:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm sure just about anyone here on this is going to respong by saying that AMD is the way to go for gaming do the onboard memory controller
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Old 06-08-2004, 06:32 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Amd 64 bit. Either s754 or s939 or fx-51, fx-53.
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Old 06-08-2004, 06:39 PM   #4 (permalink)
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CELL567, How do u like the AMD64? I am considering buying a 3200+ in the next couple of days. Any complaints?
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Old 06-08-2004, 06:40 PM   #5 (permalink)
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No compaints, its zippy and fast. ITs basically for a non-ocer.
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i got an AMD 64 3000+ Mobile processor on my laptop, and it is awesome. finally the computer can keep up with me lol
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Old 06-08-2004, 08:58 PM   #7 (permalink)
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The AMD64 is the clear cut winner in gaming currently compared to the P4
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Old 06-08-2004, 09:03 PM   #8 (permalink)
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if you can afford it, amd 64. I personally have a anthlon and it does great though
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