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Old 28-03-08, 05:12 PM
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Skulltrail CPU costs $1,619.99

Expensive!

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Old 28-03-08, 05:14 PM
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Has been available on scan.co.uk for some time.

http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Produ...oductID=752983

£986.99 Inc VAT
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Old 28-03-08, 05:17 PM
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Expensive!

News Article.
Might wanna change:

For a Skulltrail system you will probably end up play around £2000 just for CPU.

Ok so a grand each for two of those CPUs and the mobo itself with RAM and GFX... Hmmmm... More like 3k
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Old 28-03-08, 05:27 PM
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Or just use 2x 45nm quad xeons for like £500 :P
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Old 28-03-08, 06:06 PM
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Might wanna change:

For a Skulltrail system you will probably end up play around £2000 just for CPU.

Ok so a grand each for two of those CPUs and the mobo itself with RAM and GFX... Hmmmm... More like 3k
Nice find Bungy.

Its looking a little expensive and a bit of a waste.
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Old 28-03-08, 06:09 PM
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Nice find Bungy.

Its looking a little expensive and a bit of a waste.
Bungy... nice.

Yeah for a gamer I think its pretty pointless.. For someone who needs some mega power crunching then fair play..

Would fold like a though ay.
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Old 28-03-08, 06:13 PM
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Bungy... nice.

Yeah for a gamer I think its pretty pointless.. For someone who needs some mega power crunching then fair play..

Would fold like a though ay.
lol, not like your new name?

Yeah folding on a skulltrail will so kick arse, imagen the points.
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