Core 2 vs. i7 Tags: CPUs Core Intel i7 Power Last response: September 4, 2009 11:05 PM in CPUs Share drums101 a b à CPUs September 4, 2009 10:54:08 PM Does the core i7 comsume more power then say a q6600 go? cuz I want to upgrade to an i7 but i am not sure my psu can handle much more More about : core bige420 a b à CPUs September 4, 2009 11:05:46 PM Well the new i7's are 95w, the 860 and 870. But the 920 and higher are 130w. You psu could probably easily handle it though. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum2 X quad core processor vs . i7 ForumCore i7 vs core 2 quad or duo notebooks ForumCore i7 3770k vs amd fx 8350 gaming ForumIntel Core i7 3610QM VS AMD Phenom II X6 1090T ForumCore i7 vs Core 2 Quad for Gaming ForumCore i7 vs core 2 duo ForumIntel® Core ™ i7 620M 2 66 GHz (3 33GHz Turbo Mode 4MB Cache) vs Intel® Core ™ i7 ForumCore i7 vs core 2 quad ForumCore2 Quad vs . i7 Duo core for computationally intensive tasks ForumCore 2 duo vs i7 ForumI7 vs 2 x quad core Xeon Forumi7 vs . core 2 Quad ForumWhere can I find a good mechanical keyboard? ForumQ6600 CPU only showing one core ForumCore i7 issues ForumIBM 8 Core 32 threads! ForumCompatibility issue with intel e5300 dual core processor ForumIntel Core 2 Duo vs Pentium Dual Core ForumOne core temp too high? Forum[Solved] Whats the difference between the core i7 870 and core i7 920? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !