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E8400 $212.99 + Fs @ Buy.com

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My god man, thats a great price!! got to tell my dad it.. thanks
 

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What is the multi on the 8200, 8400, and 8500's?
 
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8400 is 3gig @ 1333. So I gather that 1333 / 4 = 333.25 so 3000 / 333.25 = 9

Does that sound right erocker?? :)
 
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Any of these gonna be 100$ or under :D
 
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damn my slow mathematics... beaten again.. :laugh:
 

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I'm going to wait for the e8500 or Q9550...
 
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I read this showing that there is now unlock multi. that go to .5.. Am I right???
 

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Any of these gonna be 100$ or under :D
The only new recent Intel processor under $100 is actually going to be based on "old tech". The e1200 Celeron.

@ Cold storm

Completely correct.
 
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Well, either they don't have them yet, and this is buy.com's way of pre order, or they are sold out already. In any event, I went through a terrible experience with buy.com, and will never buy from them again.
 

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Figures the night I get my quad core for 214.00 dollars the latest greatest chip sells for 212:twitch:
 
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I'd still go with your quad core!!! its going to be a while before wolfdale comes out..
 

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I think actually the new intels' do have half multi's IF your mobo's bios supports it :D

I'll BRB and go find that article :toast:
 
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I read this showing that there is now unlock multi. that go to .5.. Am I right???
It's right in that article /\ /\ /\



Dual 45 nm processors overclock quite well to 4.6-4.7 GHz in air. These experiments were used in engineering designs Core 2 Duo E8500 (3.16 GHz), which are overclocked at the maximum value 9.5 x multiplier. It is also known that 45 nm Intel processors will receive the step of 0.5 x multiplier.



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It's right in that article /\ /\ /\



Dual 45 nm processors overclock quite well to 4.6-4.7 GHz in air. These experiments were used in engineering designs Core 2 Duo E8500 (3.16 GHz), which are overclocked at the maximum value 9.5 x multiplier. It is also known that 45 nm Intel processors will receive the step of 0.5 x multiplier.



:D
right, they now have .5 multi's, but are NOT unlocked as cold storm suggested.
 
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Oh duh sorry i missred his post :shadedshu <<<:slap: self
 

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You mean they don't have EIST to where you can drop the multi if you wanted?!?
 

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You mean they don't have EIST to where you can drop the multi if you wanted?!?
no, that's unlocked down, we're talking unlocked UP.
 

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