Originally Posted by user4avsforum
IMO The poll should have included.Option #3:
Pentium dual core E5300 + G45 + Additional $
I have a G45. Let me just say, HELL NO!
I'd take option 2 any day.
With option 1 you will find times when you may not be getting HA for one reason or another and it will be nice to have a faster CPU. I've run into that a few times myself.
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