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 e2200 or x2 5000+? - Forum Intel C2D E6750 vs. AMD X2 5600 + - Forum Intel E5200 vs AMD 64 X" 5600 vs AMD 64 X2 7750 - Forum Intel Pentium E2200 2.2Ghz or Dual core 2.6 GHz Intel Pentium D? - Forum 6870 with AMD Athlon X2 5600 +(2.9Ghz) - 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 : ForumAthlon 64 x2 5600 or intel core2 E6550 ?? ForumAMD adds new flagship Athlon 64 X2 processors 5400+, 5600 + ForumGo with X2 5600 + or E 6420? - AMD fanboy prespective ForumAmd athlon x2 5600 versus 6000? ForumWhich is faster E2200 or E6400 ForumE2200 vs Athlon 7750 for the basics.... Forum" AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+ Black Edition" vs " Intel Pentium D 945" ForumAMD 5600 + or Intel Core 2 Duo E6300? ForumAMD Athlon 64 X2 5600 + Bottleneck Forumphenom 9600BE, q6600, or trusty X2 5600 ? ForumX2 6000+ or E4500 or E2200 Forumx2 5600 + vs E4300 O/C? ForumReal-world opinion - Athlon X2 5600 +, 6000+, or FX-62? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !