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Old 01-11-11, 11:19 AM   #16
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Default Re: Sandy Bridge is on the market!

Originally Posted by Maverick123w View Post
The worst part about it was all the lateral moves. If I would have just saved all the money I'd be running an x58 rig with 2 580's lol
Originally Posted by slaWter View Post
Agreed about the last part. It really pays off getting the top end hardware and just upgrade every 12-18 months depending on the release schedules.
That way you never really have a slow system but it's not as time consuming and overall not really more expensive.

As with other stuff, buying cheap means buying twice.
agreed, x58 owners should just wait for proper replacement, the x68.

Intel did a smart release from business point of few first release the weaker product so people buy it, and later release the proper high-end product to people buy it again.
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