Originally Posted by butterflystyle
According to who?
I use my quad core every single day.
A few Google searches. Later I discovered that a few apps I want to use will in fact use it, as will the next Half Life, which is about the only game I care about. And I found a better deal on a 3.2 ghz quad-core, so went with that.
I placed the order today but was about 30 minutes too late to pick the machine up, so I'll get it tomorrow. They price matched Newegg and NCIX.
Antec Sonata III Quiet Mid Tower w/ EarthWatts 500W, eSATA
Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Rev.2 CPU Cooler
Seagate 1TB Barracuda 7200.12 SATA II w/ 32MB Cache
LG Super-Multi 22x DVD Writer, SATA w/ Lightscribe, Black
Asus M4A785TD-V EVO w/ Radeon HD 4200, DualDDR3 1333, 7.1 Audio, Gigabit Lan, 1394,
AMD Phenomâ„¢ II X4 955 Black Edition 3.2GHz w/ 8MB Cache (Retail Box, Socket AM3)
Mushkin XP3-10666 Blackline DDR3 SDRAM, 4GB Dual Channel Kit (2 x 2GB)