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Old August 30, 2009, 05:16 PM
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Default AMD Phenom II 940 BE or QX6850

Curious if a AMD PII 940BE would be better then a QX6850 thanks again guys so many of you are extremely knowledgeable.

I'm looking for overall performance and ofcourse I game and fold@home as well.

Comp1 (Mine) : ASUS P9X79 LE, 3960X, 16GB Corsair Vengence 1333, PNY 770 4GB, OCZ Vertex3 240GB, OCZ Vertex3 480GB, 600GB VelociRaptor, Corsair 1000HX, Cool Master Cosmos 2

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Old August 30, 2009, 07:24 PM
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Location: Calgary
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grab a 9550 best bang for buck cpu @ the moment. Honestly though wait till the fith and pick up a p55 for 100 bucks and a i5 750 for 200 and u have a computer thats as fast as a 920 and an x58 which is 600. so for half the price u basically get the same speed
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