Buy a 2.6c (800mhz) or 2.8c(800mhz)??? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Last response: February 15, 2004 4:48 PM in CPUs Share Cane1992 February 14, 2004 4:48:58 PM That is the question. Upgrade time and both of these are about the same price. Which is better and easier to overclock? Any thoughts? Thanks in advance... More about : buy 800mhz 800mhz HardWareBoss February 14, 2004 5:07:46 PM Buy the 2.8C. With Abit IS7 Mobo. Spitfire_x86 February 14, 2004 8:42:50 PM 2.8C ---------------- <b><A HREF="http://geocities.com/spitfire_x86" target="_new">My Website</A></b> <b><A HREF="http://geocities.com/spitfire_x86/myrig.html" target="_new">My Rig & 3DMark score</A></b> Related resources can you give me a walkthrough for my 2.6C ? - Forum 2.6C and Barton 2800, which one to choose - Forum Athlon XP 2800+ OR Intel P 2.8 800Mhz - Forum overclocking p4 2.6 (C) 800mhz ht northwood... - Forum Intel Pentium 4 2.4AGHz or 2.8EGHz? Which one should I buy ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer davemar14 February 14, 2004 9:51:44 PM The 2.8C overclocks good. redface February 15, 2004 1:17:29 AM if similar in price, of course you go for the higher mhz! you never know how much you can push your fsb with you current ram! A fine day! Crashman a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking February 15, 2004 2:54:33 AM 2.8C usually overclocks higher. <font color=blue>Only a place as big as the internet could be home to a hero as big as Crashman!</font color=blue> <font color=red>Only a place as big as the internet could be home to an ego as large as Crashman's!</font color=red> sirak February 15, 2004 4:48:28 PM 2.8c since it is barely any more expensive. Any of the 800mhz FSB processors in that range (2.4c, 2.6c, 2.8c) will OC quite well. ---------------------- PIV 2.4c @ 3.12ghz 1gig PC3200 (512mbx2) ASUS P4P800 GF3 Ti200 64mb (soon to be replaced) WinXP Pro 3DMark2001SE: 6453 3DMark2003: 746 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumReasons for high core temperatures ForumNew System Build - Your Help Appreciated- Before I Buy Comps ForumHow to check the pump speed of corsair H80 ForumFaulty/dead motherboard/ram? Forumi875 question for buying ForumInfo. on buying pc parts ForumHelp with buying computer ForumOne core in ten degrees ForumAsus P5Q Premium - Need input on it's Pros and Cons ForumPII 955 need some help ForumJust got The Phenom 9850Be today!!! ForumCorrupting Files on 'Healthy' Hard Drive and RAM - What Could it Be? ForumBest AGP card for Dell 8250...please advise... ForumPSU Help ForumA Must Buy???? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !