Sandy Bridge-E core i7 3960X Engineering Sample - worth it? Tags: CPUs Sandy Bridge Intel i7 Ebay Last response: September 22, 2012 8:42 PM in CPUs Share cursed4eva September 22, 2012 11:53:13 AM I see this offer on ebay for a 3960X for $478, its an engineering sample, is it worth considering over the 3930x for about $550? More about : sandy bridge core 3960x engineering sample worth Mousemonkey a b à CPUs September 22, 2012 12:42:42 PM No, ES chips should not be sold on to the general public, m 0 l popatim a c 141 à CPUs September 22, 2012 8:27:23 PM is $70 worth giving up your warranty and possibly getting a buggy ES chip? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cursed4eva September 22, 2012 8:42:25 PM @popatim the 3960x sells for $1000+ bro... so $522 to give up warranty and a buggy chip is what lured me in and confused me m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCore i7 Sandy Bridge Engineering sample - Best motherboard? Forum Gulftown i7 980 Hex Core Engineering Sample Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !