View Single Post
  #8 (permalink)  
Old July 2, 2008, 09:19 PM
Eagle Eye's Avatar
Eagle Eye Eagle Eye is offline
Hall Of Fame
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Kleinburg, ON
Posts: 2,068

My System Specs


Originally Posted by Ogdin View Post
Just gotta wait and see what the 790gx + 9950 can do.That 140 tdp looks kinda scary though.
As long as the motherboard is built to support a high TDP then it should be fine.

But isn't the TDP misleading on AMD chips because they've got the onboard memory controller? Shouldn't the Intel northbridge be factored in as well as the CPU when measuring?
I don't see how this is relevant please explain


Last edited by Eagle Eye; July 2, 2008 at 09:56 PM.
Reply With Quote