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Old 2004-12-08, 16:54   #1
Mar 2004

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Default Alienware ALX
Has anyone tried this system?
Would it be good for running Prime95?
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Old 2004-12-08, 18:31   #2
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for $5,000 you could have a small fleet of 2.8 or 3.2 boxen and out perform that 3.8.
If you ran a caseless stripped down set of systems, you could easily have 12 machines for that price running at around 2.8. 2.8 x 12 = 33.6GHz for the price 3.8Ghz.
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