Which CPU is better for gaming!? Tags: CPUs Gaming Last response: July 6, 2009 1:56 PM in CPUs Share como_13 July 1, 2009 8:03:22 PM I'm looking at building my own gaming pc soon, and i was wondering which CPU is best for gaming....the intel i7 920 or the AMD phenom 2 955? or if there are any other better cpu's for gaming? thanks. More about : cpu gaming | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Helloworld_98 July 1, 2009 8:09:46 PM with current games and a single GPU there will be little difference between the two CPU's at stock settings. add more GPU's or wait for future games, then the i7 will kick the *** out of the 955. oh and the i7 helps in FSX and GTAIV also. | Report abuse xaira CPUs Authority July 1, 2009 8:35:13 PM when it comes right down to it the i7 920 is better you might want to solve this thread quickly, this topic usually gets alot of people how do you say (excited) | Report abuse anonymousdude July 4, 2009 12:20:30 AM how much do you want to spend. A build with the 955 sill be cheaper. | Report abuse Related ressources Which CPU is better for Gaming ? - Forum Which cpu is better for gaming ? - Forum Which CPU is better for gaming ? - Forum Which cpu is better for gaming - Forum Which CPU of these two is better for gaming ? - Forum Ask the community Publish Wisecracker CPUs Master July 4, 2009 12:46:49 AM Phenom 720BE / Asus 790FX AM3: $283 2 X XFX Radeon HD 4870 1GB: $290 G.Skill 6GB (3 x 2GB) DDR3 1600: $95 | Report abuse xaira CPUs Authority July 6, 2009 1:41:35 PM http://www.modreactor.com/english/Reviews/Test-ATI-HD-4... this link will help | Report abuse AMD4Life July 6, 2009 1:56:30 PM Yeah, xaira's post was the only thing needed here. Congrats. Just ignore other fanboy posts. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Which CPU is better for gaming!?> Related ressources: ForumWhich CPU is better for gaming ? ForumWhich combination of cpu and gpu is better for gaming ? ForumWhich is better i5 2500k or Amd any budget cpu for Gaming ??? ForumWhich is the better CPU for gaming ? ForumWhich CPU is better for my cheap gaming rig? ForumWhich is the better CPU for gaming AMD or Intel? ForumWhich CPU is better for gaming ? i3-2120 or X4 960GT? ForumWhich cpu is better for gaming ? No Fanboys! ForumWhich CPU is better for gaming ? ForumWhich is a Better CPU for Gaming Intel i3 2100 or AMP PII X4 955? ForumWhich CPU would be better for gaming ? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumWhich case is better? ForumCPU idle 45c, BIOS says 51c? ForumOdd CPU Readings More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !