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    Core i3 first review!!

    Looks like an i5 but without the multithreading and a support for a few other things lobbed off:

    http://global.hkepc.com/3878/page/5#view

    The integrated graphics still suck though.


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    Re: Core i3 first review!!

    So basically it licks core 2 duo (as it should)

    Price point?

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    Re: Core i3 first review!!

    Would these be any good for HTPC use?

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    Re: Core i3 first review!!

    I does not seem to be a massive improvement over E8400.certainly not worth of upgrade to newer mobo and memory in many cases. I guess, the popularity will depend on overclockability

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