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    An8 ultra cpu question

    Hi all
    Currently running an opty 146 at 2500 now just noticed that i can run an AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core cpu in there is, it a worthwhile upgrade?
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    Robert

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    • NightshadowUK's system
      • Motherboard:
      • MSI Z87M GAMING
      • CPU:
      • Intel Core i5 4670K [4GHz w/ Macho Rev.B]
      • Memory:
      • 2x8GB Corsair Vengeance LP
      • Storage:
      • 240GB Crucial M500 & 1TB HGST 7K1000
      • Graphics card(s):
      • 4GB Sapphire 290X Vapor-X
      • PSU:
      • 620W Corsair HX
      • Case:
      • Silverstone TJ08B-E [AP181 & NF-S12B]
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 7 Home Premium [64bit]
      • Monitor(s):
      • Dell U2412M
      • Internet:
      • Virgin Media 200Mb
    Depending on what you use your computer for I'd say so yeah.

    Scan have got some X2 4200+'s left for £58.62.
    Last edited by NightshadowUK; 13-07-2007 at 07:22 PM.

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    used for general desktop no really heavy gaming or video editing at the moment
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    • NightshadowUK's system
      • Motherboard:
      • MSI Z87M GAMING
      • CPU:
      • Intel Core i5 4670K [4GHz w/ Macho Rev.B]
      • Memory:
      • 2x8GB Corsair Vengeance LP
      • Storage:
      • 240GB Crucial M500 & 1TB HGST 7K1000
      • Graphics card(s):
      • 4GB Sapphire 290X Vapor-X
      • PSU:
      • 620W Corsair HX
      • Case:
      • Silverstone TJ08B-E [AP181 & NF-S12B]
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 7 Home Premium [64bit]
      • Monitor(s):
      • Dell U2412M
      • Internet:
      • Virgin Media 200Mb
    Dual core won't help web surfing and word processing (although some people say Windows feels generally quicker but I can't decide if I agree with that) so if you're setup does what you need it to I'd just leave it be.

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