The K6-III is a very nice upgrade from the K6-2. I am currently on a III, running spec at 450 Mgz.
AMD has not yet announced a 500 Mgz III, but I suspect as the Athlon brings more business their way, a suppliment to the mid-line processors will be needed, in the way of III's in 500 & 550 flavors.
The processor is a pain in the *** to oc. I finally gave-up, due to stability factors, but spec 450 is very quick, good 3D gaming platform as well as for business applications, which I use my system for each.
I understand, however. with the right MB and a little patience, oc stability can be acheived. I just can't get ot done.
Tell you friend for $150.00 or less, it's a good upgrade path.
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