Solved i5 4670k vs i7 4770k Tags: CPUs Intel i5 Intel i7 Last response: March 1, 2014 8:12 PM in CPUs Share Lakshya_Raw March 1, 2014 7:46:43 PM I am going to buy a new pc. First i was thinking of i7 4770k then I saw this http://www.techspot.com/review/734-battlefield-4-benchm... So it says i5 4670k and i7 4770k are the same and hyper threading does nothing on gaming. Then I found another like that said hyper threading had an effect in which i7 4770k was ahead http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Intel/Core_i5_4670K_... So what's real plz help me. More about : 4670k 4770k Reply to Lakshya_Raw SR-71 Blackbird a c 909 à CPUs March 1, 2014 7:55:00 PM If your building strictly a gaming machine go 4670k. Into Video editing and high end production software go 4770k with a lot of ram. Reply to SR-71 Blackbird m 0 l Tradesman1 a c 566 à CPUs March 1, 2014 7:55:47 PM Do you have a need for Hyper-Threading, use any apps that require it? If not the 4670K is prob the better choice - what do you plan on doing with your new rig? Reply to Tradesman1 m 0 l Related resources i7 4770k & GTX 760 vs i5 4670k & GTX 770 Editing - Forum i5 4670k vs i7 4770k for gaming? - Forum i5 4670k & gtx 780 ti vs i7 4770k & gtx 780 - Forum i7 4770k vs i5 4670k help needed - Forum i7 4770k vs i5 4670k - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer CTurbo a c 467 à CPUs March 1, 2014 7:57:55 PM The i7 is "better" but it's usually not worth the extra $100-120 in gaming. The 4670k offers 95% of the performance making it a much better value. Reply to CTurbo m 0 l SR-71 Blackbird a c 909 à CPUs March 1, 2014 8:01:47 PM http://www.cpu-world.com/Compare/586/Intel_Core_i5_i5-4... Reply to SR-71 Blackbird m 0 l Lakshya_Raw March 1, 2014 8:05:08 PM I am basically going for gaming.So Hyper-Threading has no effect at all on gaming. Reply to Lakshya_Raw m 0 l Best solution SR-71 Blackbird a c 909 à CPUs March 1, 2014 8:05:51 PM Gaming=4670k Save your money the 4670k is the way to proceed. Reply to SR-71 Blackbird Share Lakshya_Raw March 1, 2014 8:06:15 PM K thanks to all. Reply to Lakshya_Raw m 0 l SR-71 Blackbird a c 909 à CPUs March 1, 2014 8:06:42 PM Have fun building. Reply to SR-71 Blackbird m 0 l CTurbo a c 467 à CPUs March 1, 2014 8:12:41 PM Yes the extra $100-120 would be better put on the video card. Reply to CTurbo m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources Solvedi5 4670k vs. i7 4770k for gaming? Forum Solvedi7 4770k & gtx 780 vs i5 4670k & 780ti Forum Solvedi7 4770k vs i5 4670k high end gaming build Forum Solvedi5 4670k vs i7 4770k for Gaming Forum Solvedi5 4670K vs i7 4770K Forum Solvedi7 4770K vs i5 4670K gaming AND recording AND video editing Forum Solvedi7 4770k vs i5 4670k vs fx 8350 Forum SolvedIntel core i5 4670k vs. intel core i7 4770k Forum Solvedi7 4770K + R9 280X Vs. i5 4670K + R9 270X with MSI Z87-GD65 Forum Solvedi7 4770k + GTX 770 4GB vs i5 4670k + GTX 780 3GB Forum Solvedamdfx 8320 VS I5 4670K VS I7 4770K Forum Solvedi5 4670k vs i7 4770k Forum SolvedI7 4770K vs I5 4670K Forum Solvedi5 4670k @4.4ghz vs i7 4770k Forum Solvedi5 4670k vs i7 4770k 20$ Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !