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Old July 25, 2007, 12:40 AM
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Is there any word of the QX6850 coming down in price as well?
EVGA 680i SLI 122-CK-NF68-A1,
Intel C2D E6850, EVGA 8800GTX,
OCZ Reaper PC2 8500, Ultra X3 1000W fully modular PSU,
1 Primary Raptor X 150 gig + 2 150 gig Raptors in RAID 0,
Swiftech H20-220 Ultra with a Stealth GPU water block,
Dell Ultrasharp 2407WFP-HC 24" monitor,
Lian Li V2000 Plus Case slightly modded,
Steelseries Akari Laser Gaming Mouse, Razor Tarantula keyboard,
AuzenTech Prelude Sound Card,
Pioneer VSX-1016TXV receiver with Bose 301's,
AKG K240 Phones, Blue Snowflake USB Microphone.
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Old July 25, 2007, 01:07 AM
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heheh that'll be a dream for me too.
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Old July 25, 2007, 04:57 AM
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I have not seen retail pricing ever come down for the top of the line x series intel cpus (not that i have ever bought one!)... they tend to get replaced in the lineup but not reduced in price since they would end up competing against the rest of the product line.

So your only real hope for an affordable one is getting them used.
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