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What would the cheapest socket 1155 or 1156 CPU be?

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As the title says... looking for the absolute cheapest socket 1155 or 1156 CPU... used or not, functioning or not. What would that be?

Looking also to confirm that the 1155 / 1156 retention bracket (specifically Foxconn) is cross compatible.