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Old 07-01-11, 07:07 PM   #18
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Default Re: Need some comments on this deal

Originally Posted by Rakeesh View Post
Whats meant by sandy bridge not being a high end system? I don't get it.
Even though SB can offer comparable performance to the best LGA1366 chips, it technically isn't Intel's "high-end" offerent. That's SNB-E, which will likely be out early next year.

Which means Intel doesn't really have a high-end at the moment per se, as there's very little reason to buy an LGA1366 system with SB being so much cheaper yet either as fast or faster in 90%+ situations.
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