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I7 870 @ 2.93 and I7 860 @ 2.80 What's the Difference?

Can somebody explain the difference between the 2 processors listed in the thread title? Is there really a good performance difference? Thanks in advance...
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  1. Best answer
    Simply, ones clocked 133Mhz higher due to binning.
    The real-world difference is pretty negligible.
  2. 0.13 GHz = 5%
  3. Damn, that was fast lol. Does 5% sound worth 10 extra dollars?

    UPDATE:

    NVM...I should be answering that question myself...
  4. 5% more performance for 3.6% higher price. Worth it for people that do not overclock.
  5. Well. I was planning to overclock anyways... probably with the intel turbo boost though...
  6. Best answer selected by juicycrapachino.
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