Closed AMD Oem cpu Tags: CPUs OEM AMD Last response: October 28, 2010 3:01 AM in CPUs Share jchambers2586 October 27, 2010 7:09:40 AM I am going to buy a AMD 1055 t CPU I am torn between buying a OEM CPU snd the retail version. I have a Noctua NH-d14 CPU cooler I will be using I want to over clock the CPU. oem 1055t http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... retail CPU http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I have been burned with OEM cpu's in the past but with a dfferent company. What would you do if you were in my shoes. More about : amd oem cpu Best solution etk a b à CPUs October 27, 2010 8:14:35 AM For $10 more I'd get the boxed one with the waranty. Plumble October 27, 2010 10:06:43 AM Gotta agree with etk, very small price difference. Get the retail. Related resources What is the best motherboard for the AMD Phenom II X4 810 2 6Ghz 95W OEM CPU - Forum Should I buy a OEM or retail amd cpu ? - Forum Should I buy amd cpu OEM or retail box? - Forum OEM machine with a AMD BE CPU locked nulti? - Forum Buying OEM /Retail CPU - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jitpublisher a b à CPUs October 27, 2010 2:08:53 PM Agree with responses above, the price difference is too small, the value for the OEM cpu is not attractive at all. jchambers2586 October 27, 2010 3:44:05 PM thanks to to every one for your input I will be getting the retail version with warranty. jchambers2586 October 27, 2010 3:44:24 PM Best answer selected by jchambers2586. Mousemonkey a b à CPUs October 28, 2010 3:01:18 AM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHigh CPU Core Voltage On OEM System? ForumAmd Athlon 5800+ OEM packaging & Heatsink Help ForumCan't find Retail AMD 939 4400 x2 for upgrade. Get OEM ? ForumChanging CPU Voltage on OEM Motherboard ForumOem cpu 's ForumBuy OEM CPU for overclock? ForumWill an OEM Socket 939 CPU fan fit socket AM2? ForumOEM Heat sinks for cpu upgrade ForumHow do I know the difference between an OEM CPU and retail? Forumlamer goes w/ OEM ( AMD 1.2G /w 266FSB) ForumPSU Help ForumAMD Phenom II 965 (Deneb) mit M3N78-CM Asus ForumAmd vs intel - no benchmark tests ForumAMD T 1055 With M2N32-SLI Deluxe Forum[Solved] Amd Athlon 5800+ OEM packaging & Heatsink Help More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !