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Which CPU is better for gaming!?
Jul 1, 2009, 8:03 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?
Jul 6, 2009
Jul 1, 2009, 8:09 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.
Jul 1, 2009, 8:35 PM
when it comes right down to it the i7 920 is better
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Jul 4, 2009, 12:20 AM
how much do you want to spend. A build with the 955 sill be cheaper.
Jul 4, 2009, 12:46 AM
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Jul 6, 2009, 1:41 PM
this link will help
Jul 6, 2009, 1:56 PM
Yeah, xaira's post was the only thing needed here. Congrats. Just ignore other fanboy posts.
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