Originally Posted by Thassodar
It's all about the cash money for me; will it be worth getting it brand new to replace my current processor? As an AMD fan for MANY, MANY years I held off of going to The Dark Side JUST so I could see how these stack up to Intel. If I can get better/comparable performance than my current processor and reach or exceed the performance of a i5/i7 for slightly (or significantly) cheaper I am all down for it. Maybe I'm oversimplifying a little but that's how I see things.
Why does everyone assume BD os going to be dirt cheap?
Top 8 Core BD - 330 dollars
Top 6 Core BD - 230 dollars
Thuban and denab were so cheap because they were shit compared to Bloomfield.