Published on 20th July 2006 by
Originally Posted by specofdustI hate you Bigz :D, you convince me of Core 2's pwnage with that awesome review, and now you tell me to wait ;(
Big question is though, how sure are you all that the mobo is going to stay the same?
Originally Posted by Fr4nkAlso I'd assume when kentsfield is out Core 2 Duo (dual core) will get a price drop ?
Originally Posted by Lazlow
Is it me, or does it seem that the evolution of PC technology is picking up?
Originally Posted by will.I am slightly supprised at the timing here though.... its like they are trying to reduce sales of conroe...
Originally Posted by will.Whats the bet that 2 months later they will announce another new thing and we'll be told to wait for that as well...
Originally Posted by will.
I am slightly supprised at the timing here though.... its like they are trying to reduce sales of conroe...
Originally Posted by kenco_ukMaybe they re-hired the team that created the P3 to create the successor to the P4? :)
Originally Posted by olly_lewisTo upgrade to Core 2 or not to upgrade to Core 2.. That is the question. Even though i would welcome quad cores by the end of the year, what if there are delays and it gets pushed back and for those with a pc not so tuned up to handle vista and advanced 3D gaming of Q4 this could be a bitch... Spending their hard earned money now and there not being any delays and loosing out on quad goodness or waiting and waiting and waiting.... I think I might just upgrade to Quad Core and wait for a while, my current main rig is a fine specimen and should tide me over fine into Vista and on to Q2 2007 ish...
Originally Posted by Bruno_mewhy not upgrade? there will always be something new coming out in just X months!
I got a new computer (4400+, 7900gt, etc) in may fully knowing conroe was on the way, and I don't regret it a bit. If I had waited every time I was advised to, I would never get anything new, and be stuck with a p4 and fx5200 with a broken fan
of course the title of the article isn't necessarily meant to be taken literally, but my response was toward the whole "don't waste your money now, you dolt!" suggestions plaguing all types of media nowadays.
I hope that made sense and got my point across because I'm just about to go to bed
edit: also 4 simultaneous processes would only really be good for serving-type stuff
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