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Old May 28, 2010, 02:08 PM
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Oh crap. Goes head to head with AMD's Black Edition CPUs. Anyone here regretting getting a Thuban? If I was in that position, I wouldn't have many regrets as I'm fine with overclocking using the BCLK. It's not like the unlocked multiplier brings in a much higher overclock than the CPUs with locked multipliers.

Intel?s Core i5-655K & Core i7-875K: Overclocked and Analyzed - AnandTech :: Your Source for Hardware Analysis and News

^ That's a huge jump in power consumption... But then these are engineering samples. I hope the retail ones will be better.

@sswilson. That's true. But $40 premium for the unlocked multiplier... How well does the locked multiplier Clarkdales with the new stepping overclock?
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