Jump to content

Not many jumping on SB here


Recommended Posts

I get the feeling many OCC members aren't going with SB builds. I guess I keep forgetting that we are enthusiasts and 1155 is a mainstream platform. Maybe I should wait to go with 2011. It's so hard not to pull the trigger when I'm only a MB and CPU away.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I get the feeling many OCC members aren't going with SB builds. I guess I keep forgetting that we are enthusiasts and 1155 is a mainstream platform. Maybe I should wait to go with 2011. It's so hard not to pull the trigger when I'm only a MB and CPU away.
maybe once the socket 2011's come out...x58's will dominate 'till then ....we'll see

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I can't say about OCC specifically, but tech report just did a hardware poll and LGA775 was dominant with 24% of users

A large portion of people are buying new computers but in the new buyer market, AMD has a piece of the pie

so the overall stats would people who upgrade vs. people who did not upgrade and more seem to have upgraded to quad core (at least those who participated in voting)

so there are indeed alot of i7s going around

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I wouldn't say most of the members are running 775 still. Maybe a decent amount, but not the majority.

Maybe half the active users.

 

OT: I think that the current SB lineup is lacking. Can barely touch the FSB, and you only get the multis if you pay extra. :\

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...