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Intel Core i5-3570K Deal - $188.99 +FS

Discussion in 'Hot Deals' started by octobersky, Oct 18, 2012.

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    That is...this even beats Microcenter's $179 for me by like six bucks due to high sales tax here.
     
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    *sigh* My timing's horrible. Newegg shipped this morning for 35 more after the gift card.
     
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    God damn it, I just payed $250 for mine.
     
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    Wow - that is a good deal:toast:
     
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    Wow, now I'm torn... between a 3770K and this!

    $330 for the i7-3770K
    $190 for the i5-3570K

    Difference 6MB vs. 8MB Cache, no hyperthreading on the i5, and the i5 is slightly slower. Decisions! For $190, I would be a lot more comfortable de-lidding the thing.
     
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    The additional cache is nice but unless you do video/3D or host a bunch of VMs or something do you really need HT?

    A $110 difference is a no-brainer for me. Also, do the latest batches still benefit as much from delid?
     

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