Originally Posted by LydianKnight
You know it's (more than probably) gonna cost that, or quite close to it, as it's the high end part of Intel product set. If it were AMD, that would be weird, but Intel? Nothing new. You want performance? Then... you have a price to pay
AMD are no saints, did you already forget what happened when AMD had a better product? when AMD CPUs used to cost 600-1000 bucks.
only reason why AMD cpus are cheap now because they need the sales, are in deep financial trouble and every sale counts.