whats better Intel E2200 or AMD X2 5600+ Tags: CPUs ECS Intel AMD Last response: December 5, 2008 10:00 PM in CPUs Share murphysf December 1, 2008 3:40:09 PM Intel Dual Core E2200 and ECS GF7050VT-M for $59 http://newspaperads.mercurynews.com/ROP/ads.aspx?advid=... or AMD Athlon X2 5600+ and ECS A740GM-M for $65 http://newspaperads.mercurynews.com/ROP/ads.aspx?advid=... I know the E2200 sale is over, I bought it, I just saw the X2 5600+ and was thinking of returning the E2200 and getting the 5600+ Ideas? More about : whats intel e2200 amd 5600 fatty35 December 2, 2008 7:46:43 PM ^ I agree at stock the AMD will be the better option but if your planing to overclock (which I don't see why you wont) the Intel chip will thrash the AMD's offering. Shadow703793 a b à CPUs December 3, 2008 7:31:03 PM Also note that you will need to get a AMD motherboard to run the X2 5600+. If OCing E2200 wins. Related resources Intel E5200 vs AMD 64 X" 5600 vs AMD 64 X2 7750 - Forum Intel C2D E6750 vs. AMD X2 5600+ - Forum What's a better CPU? A AMD 64 X2 3800+ VS Intel 802 - Forum What is the best windows for AMD Athlon (tm) 64 X2 dual core processor 5600 2 91 - Forum Intel or amd? Whats better? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer chookman December 3, 2008 9:41:25 PM Thats what i was thinking... stock the AMD... overclocking e2200 FTW Anonymous a b à CPUs December 5, 2008 4:46:09 AM intel boards are also more expensive! zenmaster December 5, 2008 10:00:15 PM Intel boards are not really more expensive........ You can get an Overclockable Gigatbyte board from the $50s on up. Pay more and get more/better features. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedR9 270 & AMD Athlon 64 x2 5600+ Work Togheter? Forum Whats Better AMD SEMPRON 2.8GHz Processor or AMD Athlon X2 Forum SolvedWhats better rendering video and gaming Intel i5 2400/3470 vs AMD FX-8150/8350? Forum SolvedAMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ overheating due to Vcore variation Forum SolvedWhat is the maximum gpu an intel pentium e2200 dual core cpu can handle up to? Forum SolvedBest Video Card for AMD Athlon X2 2.9ghz 5600+ Forum which is better intel petium e2200 or e7200 for gaming ?? Forum AMD FX 8350 VS Intel 4670k, Whats better? Forum SolvedWhat is Intel Hyperthreading and why does it make a quad core Intel better than an AMD octocore? Forum SolvedWhat is better for gaming AMD or Intel Forum SolvedIntel vs AMD. What makes intel better? Forum Solvedintel i3 or amd a8-5600 Forum SolvedWhat's better? AMD FX-9590 or the Intel i7 4930k? Forum SolvedWhat is better in the long run? Amd Or Intel Forum SolvedWhat is better option for gamming AMD FX-9370 + Sapphire R9 290 or Intel i7 4770k + GTX 770 oc? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !