Pentium D 950 or Athlon X2 4200 AM2 Tags: Homebuilt Pentium CPUs Systems Last response: June 16, 2006 12:18 PM in Systems Share ScottyHutch June 16, 2006 10:51:50 AM I'm trying to decided between the following two CPU/Motheboard combos: Pentium D 950 CPU with ASUS P5N32-SLI Deluxe Mobo or Athlon X2 4200 AM2 with ABIT AN8 32X Mobo Any comments on the two setups? More about : pentium 950 athlon 4200 am2 gambit6259 June 16, 2006 11:36:03 AM I would have to say go with AMD too. rodney_ws June 16, 2006 12:00:30 PM I'd say wait until the release of Conroe... both companies have announced HUGE price drops... some to the tune of 50%. That's worth waiting for... right? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer kuff_kuff June 16, 2006 12:18:10 PM Hold off all buying decisions till july 23rd, at that point all speculations on price and performance will cease and u can make as an informed decision as the rest of us. at this point i am lookign at everythign else i need for my next build, HDD/GPU/case etc.. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Pentium D 950 3.4ghz or AMD X2 4200+ Forum Pentium Dual Core E21420 vs pentium d 950 v athlon 5000 x2 Forum [For Sale] AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200+ CPU - AM2 65W Brisbane - SOLD Forum Help overclocking amd am2 athlon 64 x2 4200 Forum AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200 (Windsor) Socket AM2 (940) Forum Upgrade from AMD Athlon X2 4200+ Socket AM2 Forum Core 2 Duo / E6400 or AMD Athlon 64 x2 AM2 4200+ Forum SolvedPentium D 925 vs Core 2 E6400 vs Athlon 64 X2 4400+(2.3ghz). Forum Amd athlon x2 (2.2 ghz) or Pentium dual core (T4200) for laptop??? Forum SolvedAMD ATHLON X2 CORE 2.8Ghz or PENTIUM D 3.0GHZ good for gaming ? Forum Which is better? Pentium D 950 or AMD 64 X2 4400+? Forum amd x2 dual core am2 3600+ or Pentium D 820 Forum Motherboard upgrade from Pentium D to Athlon 64 x2 dual core 4600+ Forum Pentium D 805 OR Athlon64 3500 AM2 for gaming ? Forum Pentium D Vs AMD Athlon 64 X2 Forum Athlon 64 X2 3800+ vs. Pentium D 820 2.8ghz Forum WTB: Pentium D & AMD Athlon X2 64 Forum Athlon II X2 245 Regor vs. Pentium D 915 Forum 9800GT +Pentium D or HD 4670 +Athlon64 x2 Forum HD 4850 +Pentium D or HD 4670 +Athlon 64 x2? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !