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Windows 7: Intel i7 and AMD phenom II x4 question

08 Apr 2010   #11
pparks1

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Everlong18 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
The I7 is an awsome processor and good for a lot of OC'ing. Why would you want to swap that.
That's a pretty negligible point when it comes to something like a pre-built Dell
Yeah, don't plan on much success overclocking a dell. They simply don't give you BIOS options to change...except on a rare machine (XPS) and your overclocking options even on these is a tiny fraction of what is available on a gigabyte or ASUS motherboard.
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08 Apr 2010   #12
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Everlong18 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
The I7 is an awsome processor and good for a lot of OC'ing. Why would you want to swap that.
That's a pretty negligible point when it comes to something like a pre-built Dell
Read the quote in post #3. I think this is a good deal (prebuilt or homebuilt) - if you want to OC that is.
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