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which is better for OC x2 4200 or x2 4400

Discussion in 'CPUs' started by eggcup, 17 Jun 2006.

  1. eggcup

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 16 Jun 2006

    Posts: 2,164

    Location: Bournemouth, Dorset

    Going to be upgraing very soon to dual core but can someone tell me which is going to give the better overclock the x2 4200 or 4400 (939) , i know the later has twice the cache but will that make the slightest bit of difference??
     
    Last edited: 17 Jun 2006
  2. Socaddict

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 20 Feb 2006

    Posts: 1,203

    Location: London

    X2 4400 for the extra cache, as it gives better performance, or the X2 3800, as its cheaper, and easily does as well as the 4200.
     
  3. easyrider

    Caporegime

    Joined: 24 Dec 2005

    Posts: 39,796

    Location: Autonomy

    Get the opteron 170 instead for the same money.
    Has the same cache as the x2 4400 but will more than likely clock better on less volts.