Re: New AMD upgrade....very pleased
I also am very pleased with my recent switch from my E8400 @ 3.6GHz to my Phenom II X4 945 @ 3.7GHz (was $95 with instant rebate).
It has been quite a performance boost over the 2 core chip as expected. Now to wait for bulldozer and hope it doesn't disappoint.
Intel i5 3570k || Sapphire HD 7870 OC CrossFireX || Asrock Z77 Extreme4 || 8GB DDR3 G.SKILL || Seasonic X750
Intel Core2Duo E8400 || PowerColor HD 5450 || Gigabyte P35-DS3L || 4GB DDR2 G.SKILL || Enermax 431W