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    Default AMD price cuts are here

    http://www.overclockers.co.uk/acatal...et_AM2_X2.html

    4600+ 234
    5000+ 305

    the rest are still priced high (guess they still have old stock)

    the 5000+ looks good to me now and is finally within my bedget, though for 300 you may aswell go for a E6600.

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    well, i think that pricecuts for high clocked cpus r for someone who doesnt OC,
    for example , x25000 doesnt have a very good OCing potentional when compared to x2 3800,4000,4200, 4400 ,
    do u agree ?
    broke rules, don't try and start trouble here with troll like comments.

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    For those who want a lot of performance for little money i'd totally agree with you, but at the same time i'd not really call them serious or hobbyist overclockers.

    The latter would buy the best they could afford knowing that it'll probably allow for a higher overclock as its been speed binned higher. Doesn't always work, but thats the risk you take. The main buyers of the FX series are overclockers, yet they are the most expensive CPU's around. Those who buy an FX CPU and don't overclock missed the AMD memo imo.

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    Has'nt happened on newegg.com, as soon as it does im getting that 4600+.

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    if you watch newegg closely you'll notice the 5 buck price falls over time.....like the A64 4000+ used to be like 350 bucks
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    The 4600+ on newegg has rose, leaves me with the 4400 as the only option.

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    oh
    well the 4400+ is better anyway (double the cache)
    What?

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    That is true. Well Ive bought mine, should come on my b'day on Friday.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gareth Hale
    That is true. Well Ive bought mine, should come on my b'day on Friday.
    a nice present to self

    I've now got a 4600+ here, just testing it out to see how it overclocks on the motherboards i've got here to review, its AM2 though. Normally the 2x1MB cache version overclock even better so let us know how it goes matey!

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    Yes I am hopefully going to try OC to 2.6GHz, then id really have an FX-60 Speed CPU for little little cost!

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    i'm currently nearing 2.9GHz with 1.6V so i think you'll get a lot more than 2.6GHz if you want it. I'm using a Zalman CNPS9500, it's a very nice cooler indeed. I want 3GHz but i fear this chip just doesn't have the goods! I should have stuck with s939.

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    I will stay at 2.6GHz as if I frazle the processor, ive just thrown over 300 of stuff away (inc mobo).

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    newegg users can now get a A64 4000+ FOR ONLY 145! BUCKS!!! now that WHAT I CALL A PRICE CUT!
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    hmm no ****, too bad newegg doesnt send to Hungary :'(

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    www.mwave.com is far cheaper than newegg.

    4000+ for $133!

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    I wont be able to overclock in this case, it idles at 45C! I don't want to make it run too hot.

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