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Old 06-21-11, 01:16 PM   #1
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Default i7 920 to 960?

Anyone made a switch? Is it worthed? $179 at microcenter now.
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Old 06-21-11, 01:28 PM   #2
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I saw that deal, I was thinking of doing it....
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Old 06-21-11, 01:31 PM   #3
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Tell you what- buy me one and I'll let you know how big a difference I see.
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Old 06-21-11, 01:42 PM   #4
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If your 920 is the earlier C0 stepping one, it might be worth it.
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Old 06-21-11, 02:11 PM   #5
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Default Re: i7 920 to 960?

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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?
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What if its a i7 920 rev D0 stepping 5 like mine?
Those are powered by tiger's blood- not worth the upgrade.
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Old 06-21-11, 02:17 PM   #7
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I would save your money.
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Old 06-21-11, 03:47 PM   #8
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Might aswell wait for x79. Thanks all
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