quote:While we are providing two Gaming system recommendations here, let's make this perfectly clear: the AMD setup will beat the pants off of the Intel setup in gaming. It's not even close, and what's more, the Intel system will cost a bit more.
quote:Other Thoughts: I have my Opteron 1212 overclocked to 2.9Ghz, was able to goto 3.1Ghz and possibly higher! The Scythe Infinity heatsink fits with no problems. My System: Abit NF-M2, Opteron 1212, G.Skill DDR2 800 ram, NVidia 6600, WD 250GB SATAII, Scythe Infinity heatsink.
quote:I still have several dozen PCs that have AMD processors and only one Core 2 of my own...
quote:The GTS isn't a whole lot faster than AMD's X1950 XTX, and there are even a few games where it's slightly slower,
quote:Despite the hard stance a lot of "informed enthusiasts" take on Rosewill . . .