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Buy the Q9450 or keep my Q6600?

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by J-Man, Jun 17, 2008.

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Q9450 or keep Q6600

  1. Buy the Q9450

    3 vote(s)
    17.6%
  2. Keep your current CPU

    14 vote(s)
    82.4%
  1. trt740

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    no on average they overclock the same 24/7 but the q6600 will bench higher but does require more voltage. Example my old Q6600 would bench as high as 4.25ghz but run 27/7 at 3.6 My current Q9450 will do 3.8ghz at low voltage but no matter the voltage won't even bench higher than 3.88ghz.
     
  2. J-Man

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    Oh right. I'll leave it then and grab another 3870 X2.
     

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