You need to check that the "push pins" are still secure. You should be able to see the "arrowhead" clearly on the back of the motherboard. it is...
Initially trust the temp in BIOS
If it looks too high there it suggests you havent fitted the HSF correctly.
Dont expect miracles from the freezer 7
they have accepted my offer of £ 40.00
An old school friend said he would call and pay for his daughters Minecraft PC today so i will be "recycling" some of my old parts into a X5677...
except that the E5620 is 20% of the price of X5677
if i had X5677 i wouldnt pussyfoot around at 4.0ghz ............ it would have to 5.0ghz .....:D
4 cores 8 threads at 5.0ghz for £ 40.00 ............sounds pretty good to me.
Thats one pound per gigahertz per thread if you want to "spin" the...
in the UK they are the same price. £ 45.00 buy it now or best offer so 40.00 is realistic
I am very tempted with the X5677 for my next...
finally...by your own admission your prices are unrealistic.
$ 300 is more sensible i would say for the whole lot, which still gives you $ 150.00...
I bet all the people who defended Nvidia at the time will also claim their $ 30.00
I know i would.....:)
It begs the question.
if its so good what are you upgrading to?
Here is an ASUS P6T i have nearly completed for a friend. As soon as Adrian,...
as a selling point yes....as a selling price point no.
The market rate is what you will get. Try your luck on TPU for sale thread....at least you...
This Chinese plane is f*****g amphibious and Spruce Goose is a f*****g flying boat.
i found a chip that scored the same as mine at R 15 and used that, and the price as a comparison.
if i was to compare it with the i 7 3960x like...
sorry i didnt make that clear.
the i7 is 4 times the price of the X 5670 in the UK
My X5670 scored 1035 at R15
this guy got 1035 with his 6700k
In the UK today a X5670 is 70 quid.................. a...
i know and that is exactly why i like them. I have owned several socket 1366 cpus so you are preaching to the converted here...:toast:
It makes the lawyers rich.
Its not going to sting Nvidia much in the pocket and the consumers dont gain much either.
this has turned into 2 different threads.
This is the Xeon owners club
the two versus one gpu debate
we all love the old Xeons and we all like to make a financial comparison between what we paid and the potential compared to more recent cpus.
thats not a good comparison to make.
and then try to sell it without GPU and no onboard video output to someone who cant build a pc?
anything less than trebling your outlay would be unreasonable ?
You should work for Apple...:)
NOT largest ever, or even the ONLY amphibious.
Your X5650 is still a X5650 regardless of the o/c ..............its not an i7 3960x so you cant correlate these prices.
Here is my X5650 at...
the graphics interface is PCIE x16 as is the interface on the gpu.
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