Solved

Amd Vs Intel [Game programming and mobile development]

Intel or Amd build? don't do design just a lot of programming and development, and will start game+graphics programming too. my budget is Max-$1500.
6 answers Last reply Best Answer
More about amd intel game programming mobile development
  1. With that kind of budget, a high end i7 build.
  2. Anub1s said:
    With that kind of budget, a high end i7 build.


    Oh shit nah I meant 1000-1500, ima get into some pc gaming too
  3. Best answer
    Will it mainly be for programming then? If it's only casual gaming you'll see, I would still go with an i7 setup and a mid range GPU. If you're going to be doing more than casual gaming, an i5 4670k with a good graphics card will be a good setup. I use my i5 machine for both programming and gaming and it doesn't leave me wanting in any way. Will spec something out here in a bit.
  4. word what do you program in?? Im doing java now and will learn c++ after that for game programming
  5. Pretty much an all-'rounder build here:

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i7-4770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($317.62 @ Amazon)
    CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.98 @ OutletPC)
    Motherboard: ASRock Z87 Extreme4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($109.99 @ Microcenter)
    Memory: Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($174.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Samsung 840 Pro Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($132.99 @ Mac Mall)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($145.00 @ Amazon)
    Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card ($249.99 @ Microcenter)
    Case: Corsair 400R ATX Mid Tower Case ($69.99 @ NCIX US)
    Power Supply: SeaSonic 650W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($137.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    Optical Drive: LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer ($20.65 @ Amazon)
    Total: $1389.18
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-12-20 00:29 EST-0500)

    Factor in another $80 or so for a copy of Windows if you don't have one. This was also made with the assumption that you have a monitor to use already.
  6. Anub1s said:
    Will it mainly be for programming then? If it's only casual gaming you'll see, I would still go with an i7 setup and a mid range GPU. If you're going to be doing more than casual gaming, an i5 4670k with a good graphics card will be a good setup. I use my i5 machine for both programming and gaming and it doesn't leave me wanting in any way. Will spec something out here in a bit.


    Anonymous said:
    word what do you program in?? Im doing java now and will learn c++ after that for game programming


    aint amd GPU's more performace when it comes to gamming? it dont matter cuz for programming gpu don't really matter but for gaming?
Ask a new question

Read More

Development AMD Programming CPUs Intel