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Windows 7: Intel Q8400 or Q9400

16 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7 Pro 32Bit
Intel Q8400 or Q9400

I am just about to order one of these 2 CPU's and want to know what one will be better as i will be overclocking anyway im not to bothered about the speed as i will set it to at least 3.0GHz the only difference i see is the cache so what do you think?

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16 Apr 2010   #2
not so gray matter

W7 Ult. x64 | OS X

Go with the Q9400, the extra cache will help you.
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16 Apr 2010   #3


The 9400 is the better choice.
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16 Apr 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

The more cache the better...but I've got an e8400 in a work box and it's a very fast CPU.
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