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AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ for $97

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Thats a solid deal, but it's AM2. Alot of 939 boys would have jumped on that.
 
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Cooling Gigabyte 3D Cooler Pro + 5 Case Fans
Memory 2GB G-Skill (2.5-3-3-6 1T) @ 467mhz
Video Card(s) XFX 7600GT 256MB GDDR3 @ 640-814
Storage Western Digital WD5000AAKS 500GB (Sata) Maxtor 120GB (Sata) Western Digital 120GB (ide)
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#5
Hey! Nice finds and thanks!

Wish I would have waited a week or so when I bought my x2 3800+ AM2! Since I have a SFF case and a mATX PSU, I needed the low power version and Newegg.com had the lowest prices on them at the time.
 

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Yeah, I was about to say, I have one of those 3800 single core things. Performs quite nicely for what I need it to do. If I really want more performance, I'd definitely invest in a new GPU before a new processor. Even then, this processor has quite a lot of performance hidden away. If I had the money and the need, I'd buy another gig of RAM, a powerful CPU cooler, and then overclock :).
 

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Thats an orleans core not a duel core!

Good eyes, I didn't even notice. I was too busy wondering why is said 130nm in the specs.