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by xztrazil / November 4, 2003 2:53 AM PST

In this days what is recomended to buy a pentium 4 or amd athlon

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Keep in mind, either way, the chipset and mobo may
by Ray Harinec / November 4, 2003 3:37 AM PST
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be equally important. For now I'd say Intel w the 865 or 875 chipset. In 8 to 10 months possibly the latest AMD 64 bit CPU. Right now the configurations of the AMD CPU are confusing, and, as usual, it takes a lot of debugging before any chipset vendor gets it right for an AMD processor [because AMD does NOT develop chipsets]. In addition AMD's 64 bit will have a new socket configuration again in a few months [not in any way backward compatible]. Pretty good info in Maximum PC magazine's Nov 03 issue.

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Re: processor
by JR_nova / December 11, 2004 12:21 AM PST
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at least 2.2 GHZ

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Re: processor
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 11, 2004 12:26 AM PST
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"In this days what is recomended to buy a pentium 4 or amd athlon"

My answer is "with cash or credit card".

Bob

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by jcrobso / December 16, 2004 5:50 AM PST
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