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nekrosoft13
06-21-11, 02:16 PM
Anyone made a switch? Is it worthed? $179 at microcenter now.

Yaboze
06-21-11, 02:28 PM
I saw that deal, I was thinking of doing it....

Redeemed
06-21-11, 02:31 PM
Tell you what- buy me one and I'll let you know how big a difference I see. ;) :D

newparad1gm
06-21-11, 02:42 PM
If your 920 is the earlier C0 stepping one, it might be worth it.

ATOJAR
06-21-11, 03:11 PM
If your 920 is the earlier C0 stepping one, it might be worth it.

What if its a i7 920 rev D0 stepping 5 like mine?

Redeemed
06-21-11, 03:14 PM
What if its a i7 920 rev D0 stepping 5 like mine?

Those are powered by tiger's blood- not worth the upgrade.

mullet
06-21-11, 03:17 PM
I would save your money.

nekrosoft13
06-21-11, 04:47 PM
Might aswell wait for x79. Thanks all

Roadhog
06-21-11, 04:51 PM
Save your money