Originally Posted by BUCK NASTY
Socket 771 performance is horrible for DC work, but for $90 you may be able to find another use... When are you going 4P?
Why so horrible? I figure for WCG it should at least match one of my i7s (if I run Linux on it, as I intend to).
4P is just too expensive--spending $90 on a toy is far more doable than $2000
I can make $90 in profit on one of my dual core sales systems, so it isnt'e xactly a drain on my finances