Newegg.com - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.
If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message.
Showing Results: Most Recent
Pros: The QX6850 running at stock speeds is very capable of handling everything i have thrown at it. I will routinely have multiple windows open, multiple apps, and still am able to instantly open up anything else (including games), without hesitation. Also i upgraded from a Q6600, i didnt think i'd see very much of a difference in speed, but i was totally blown away.
Cons: The only con of course is the price, simply because its 65nm but still retains the 1000+ price.
Other Thoughts: If you have the need or ability to see the benefit in quad-core processing i would definitely recommend this product. It runs much cooler than my Q6600 did (both are stock speeds), and will run circles around anything i throw at it.READ FULL REVIEW
This review is from: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Kentsfield Quad-Core 2.4GHz LGA 775 Processor BX80562Q6600
Pros: *Please see 'Other Thoughts' for system specs* This Processor is simply amazing. I remember when i purchased a single-core a few years ago, and the jump from that to dual-core and how impressed i was with it. I must say, I'm equally impressed with the jump to quad core. I see an improvement in everything, especially in the demanding Vista environment (compared to XP). I love to just see Task Manager and watch how low my Processor usage is.
Cons: None, who would have thought i would have the power of 4 processor cores in one amazing machine. There are no limits.
Other Thoughts: I'm currently running this processor on an Intel DG33TL Motherboard, 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR800 Memory, 8800GTS 640MB, 74GB 10,000rpm Hard Drive, 80GB & 500GB Hard Drive, Sound Blaster sound card, 5.1 surround sound, 24inch monitor. Very excellent setup and am very pleased with everything. (most came from the egg)READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: This memory has been running great for the past couple days that i've had it. I Immediately ran Memtest86 when i received it, ran 21hrs stable 5-5-5-15, no errors. I bumped up from 2GB to this kit of 4GB and will never go back. Running Vista Home Premium.
Cons: None what-so-ever.
Other Thoughts: I have Adobe CS3 Master Edition, running on Quad-Core Q6600, This 4GB RAM, 8800GTS 640MB graphics card. I think I'm going to order another set, to make 8GB total. I think i would see a benefit with the CS3 Suite. I already have a Raptor 10,000rpm HD for photoshop scratch, etc. But since i'm running a 64-bit OS, have a quad core CPU, strong Graphics card, i think the next logical step is 8GB. Even if it doesnt increase performance, never in my wildest dreams would i have thought i'd be running a rig with 8 GB of RAM a year or two ago. So if anything else i think i'd like the bragging rights! really tho, i recommend this memory, 2GB modules future-proof yourself, at least until everything turns DDR3.READ FULL REVIEW