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Places that sell/will sell Intel 8400/8500 CPU

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I've only found E8400 CPUs but this should change. So far, in stock pricing ranges from $189.99 to $229.90 for the E8400. Some sites are not in the USA

E8400
All Star Shop
Antares Digital
ATACom
Central Computers
Clubit
Direct Canada
Komplett (language is unknown to me so I take Sniper at his word)
Memory Express
Microcenter
Mwave
Newegg
NCIXUS
OCUK
PC for Everyone
Scan avail at end of Jan
Tank Guys
td Direct (not tiger direct)
ZipZoomFly


E8500

ATACom avail at end of Jan
Clubit
Scan avail at end of Jan
PC for Everyone should be available mid week



Any others?
 
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I've only found E8400 CPUs but this should change. So far, in stock pricing ranges from $204 to $229.90.

Any others?
MicroCenter (of all places) had the 8400 for $189

Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor E8400Be the first to purchase the Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor E8400 at Micro Center!

Get the breakthrough in energy-efficient performance you need to run the coolest digital
media and the latest software simultaneously with the Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor E8400.

• Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor E8400
• 3.00GHz, 6MB L2 Cache
• 1333MHz Front Side Bus
• Retail box
• Includes heatsink and fan
• 3-year Manufacturer limited warranty
• Built on new 45 nanometer technology

Save $50 - $189.99
IN-STORE ONLY
REG. $239.99 / Price after $50 in-store instant savings / 425041
 

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Komplett is Norwegian, just FYI. ;)
 
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Who's buying a E8400 or E8500?
 
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Im def. getting one! But im just waiting for confirmation as if its gonna work with my abit AB9 Pro MB. That little guy is sooooo sexy. Even at 225 bucks form newegg, thats still a good price especially native 3.0 Ghz and 6mb L2. Smokin :nutkick:
 

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any more?
 

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Just got it! I love it!
PCs For Everyone in Boston actually has stock.. Check em out
http://www.pcsforeveryone.com/Product/Intel/BX80570E8400A
Actually, I pre ordered from these guys, and I should receive my e8400's by tomorrow afternoon. These guys seem good, and have been very responsive to my emails. 2nd day shipping was only $16 for 2 of them, which isn't bad. I was lucky though, I jumped on the e8400 when the pre order price was $199. Now I believe it is $119, and the e8200 is $209.
 

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I've only found E8400 CPUs but this should change. So far, in stock pricing ranges from $189.99 to $229.90 for the E8400. Some sites are not in the USA

E8400
All Star Shop
Antares Digital
ATACom
Central Computers
Clubit should be in stock soon
Direct Canada
Komplett (language is unknown to me so I take Sniper at his word)
Memory Express
Microcenter
Mwave
Newegg
NCIXUS
OCUK
PC for Ever
Scan avail at end of Jan
Tank Guys
td Direct (not tiger direct)
ZipZoomFly


E8500

ATACom avail at end of Jan
Clubit
Scan avail at end of Jan
PC for Everyone should be available mid week



Any others?
Good thread here. Always helpful to network to find the best prices.
 
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MicroCenter (of all places) had the 8400 for $189
yes but you have to added atleast 20.00 in sales tax plus gas to get there so it's really not cheaper
 
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Actually, I pre ordered from these guys, and I should receive my e8400's by tomorrow afternoon. These guys seem good, and have been very responsive to my emails. 2nd day shipping was only $16 for 2 of them, which isn't bad. I was lucky though, I jumped on the e8400 when the pre order price was $199. Now I believe it is $119, and the e8200 is $209.
yes and they added 20.00 sales tax to my order so so they were not cheaper either, it depends were you live
 
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interesting.
 
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yes and they added 20.00 sales tax to my order so so they were not cheaper either, it depends were you live
Indeed it does. On another note, I try and order seldom from Newegg because they charge sales tax in a few states, New Jersey being one of them :(
 
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just one thing.. the places that dont actually have any (pre-order) are likely to be cheaper than those that do have some.. if u really want one..dont penny pinch too much..

OC/UK have some 8400s and 8200s.. no 8500s.. the last are the hardest to get it seems not many out there in the wild..

http://www.overclockers.co.uk/productlist.php?groupid=701&catid=6&sortby=nameAsc&subid=&mfrid=4

intel aint gonna flood the market with these things either.. dont assume that by waiting u are gonna pay less.. it aint gonna happen.. they are too good and will hit intels older stuff too hard.. after this first lot dry up i dont think we will see any more for a while..

trog
 

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Just an fyi guys. I recommend pcsforeveryone.com. This is the first time I've used them, but they have been very responsive to my emails, and they shipped out exactly when they promised. I get mine tomorrow! :D
 
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Make sure you check out the prices of all of them before you buy. I noticed some price changes.
 
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#21
Make sure you check out the prices of all of them before you buy. I noticed some price changes.
basically they are going up in price as the retailers get wise to the short supply..

trog
 
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#24
E8400 OC'd appears to be the best bang for the buck and seems to give similar 3D06 cpus scores similar to an OC'd Q6600.


Has anyone else purchased an E8400 since released?
similar but very different.. the quad will get a higher cpu score but lower game score.. the dual will be the other way around.. as i say.. similar but very different..

i have been useing the e8400 since jan the 21st when the first batch was released.. nice cool running chip.. mine runs 24/7 at 450 x 9 = 4.050 gig..

trog