quote:Originally posted by: BebeXdon't you think it's a little early to be planning what proc you'll be buying in a year? i mean there'll be a shed load of new processors in a year's time, and considering 'moore's law' they'll be a lot faster than the high-end stuff that's currently available!
quote:Originally posted by: mbucari1I'm am planning for the most economical solution. I don't plan on buying another mothboard for another several years, nor or vid card. So, when I decide to purchase a new processor, it will be the best that my mobo will support (the core 2 extreme quad core). With this route, moore's law works in my favor. The new 8 core processors that will be available will bring the price of the quad cores down. It is a complete waste of money to buy current top of the line hardware. I bought the e6600 instead of the e6700 because I saved $200 for 200MHz less. If you have the money to constantly upgrade, then great. However, I don't