By swker98 ยท 4 replies
Aug 14, 2006
  1. hey guys

    Im looking at the prices of s939 AMD's drop and drop and drop some more but i dont know when to buy, im looking at the 4800+, will this chip drop in price some more or is it at its all time low now.

    any suggestions are apprecated as always
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    CPUs get cheaper with time, never more expensive :)

    Usually the best price-performance combination is the product two or three notches below the "best". So the 4800 would be a "sensible" buy when 5000 and 5200? are available. If you can't wait that long, at least wait until 5000 has been let loose.
  3. swker98

    swker98 TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 1,077

    i was resding over on tomshardware fourms that the cpus will get more expensive as they become more rare, like what happioned with the socket a prossors
  4. twite

    twite TechSpot Paladin Posts: 937

    considering that the 4800+ was $600+ about a month and a half ago..i would just go with that
  5. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    Once the 4800 is a rarity, you are already better off with any AM2 mobo and the cheapest AM2 CPU anyway :p
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