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Old March 24, 2008, 07:18 PM
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Default E3110 now or Q9300 later


Like many others out there, I'm debating whether to go dual core now or Q9300 in a few weeks. I can wait, but will I see a improvement at all? I'm running a E2180 at 3.0 ghz and can last a while.
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Old March 24, 2008, 08:02 PM
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go with the E3110. Also, the Q9300 is going to be a bad overclocker, as it only has a 7x multiplier. You would need one heck of a Mainboard to get it going fast
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Old March 24, 2008, 08:30 PM
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Ditto the Q9300 is not worth it.
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Old April 28, 2008, 08:47 AM
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Sorry I went against all your suggestions and got myself a Q9300. It overclocks up to 3.5 ghz at 466X7.5. However, I need re replace the heatsink so I can run it at this speed 24/7. It loads at 79 on Prime.
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Old April 28, 2008, 08:50 AM
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Lol why ask if you dont take advice. I would have said 3110 too or Q6600/6700.
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Old April 28, 2008, 11:10 AM
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u sellin the old processor??
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