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    hey i am curently runing the phemon 2x4 955 3.2 and i am looking at upgradeing to the fx 8350 i am just woundering how much of a diferance i am going to realy notice from multi tasking to playeing games ect.. thanks.. the reason y i am asking is cause i was talking to a friend of mine that builds pcs and he was saying that my chip is a realy good one and if i made the jump to a fx chip not the 8350 i wouldent notice that much diferance in gameing. just woundering your guys thoughts ?

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    You'll see an improvement, but it won't be colossal or earth shattering.
    It will be noticeable though.
    Get the latest BIOS for your motherboard before the CPU swap.

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    Quote Originally Posted by realneil View Post
    You'll see an improvement, but it won't be colossal or earth shattering.
    It will be noticeable though.
    Get the latest BIOS for your motherboard before the CPU swap.
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    is it worth the 200 dollars in price ?

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    to upgrade is the real question ?

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    You will not see any difference in gaming if you run over your refresh rate of your monitor in gaming with your 580GTX. The 8350 is not stellar at single threading so the difference will be minimal but where the 8350 shines in in Multi-threaded apps.

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