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Old April 27, 2010, 12:07 AM
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If you've got time to comment.... how did you find the Memory compatibility with these chips? Any issues that might come up with secondary timings for higher speed / lower latency i5 kits?
I've tried Elpida and Micron-based memory modules without issue. As far as memory speeds, many are reporting DDR3-2000 9-9-9 as being VERY easy, although on 890FX motherboards. Not sure about 890GX or below. Lower latency support is generally awesome, you'll be seeing a flood of DDR3-1600-1800 CAS 6 kits for these processors.
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Another grrrreeaat review MAC, Thanks.
Greater competition for intel means more cool stuff and better deals for everyone. Yahoo!
Looking forward to the OC article too.
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You of all people should not be criticizing others' grammar.
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I appreciate that this review put slightly more effort into over clocking the 1090T than Anandtech. They seemed to up the multiplier then called it a day and settled at 3.8GHz. Meanwhile a member of their own forums has the lesser processor running an additional 500MHz higher. Looking forward to the next post!

I'm running a Q6600 and felt like upgrading... for no sane reason... and I've been debating between AMD and Intel. Still can't decide.

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NCIX has a $20 instant rebate on the 1090T (putting it at $314) and $7 instant rebate on the 1055T right now (putting it at $212).

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Wooohooo! Great article to read with a morning coffee (and slight hangover? lol). Well done as always guys!
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good read adn great chips right where i thought this would be, next buy amd yaaaa
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Nice read. Hopefully someone will do a comparison of performance when using a DDR2 MOB. I wonder if all AM2+ boards will get support for these?
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Great review! What are the temps like when running the stock AMD cooler? I only see results with the TRUE.
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I'm on the fence between a 1090T and an i5 750.
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Nice read, AMD now does have something to compete with, a good timely upgrade.

And as always MAC Daddy at his best !! :)
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Hi there, there it is:


Finally AMD is back in the race for real offering a wide and complete range of product against is competitor.
I like the fact that they do not concentrate on the super freak level but on the mainstream and lower level witch constitute 90% of the computer market.
They got cheap platform and cheap processor for every wallet.
The only thing that remain is this:
Do the Bulldozer processor family will be compatible with the am3 socket?
(As been said on many review web site)
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