Core I7 860 vs 930 Tags: CPUs Gaming Intel i7 Last response: February 11, 2010 3:12 AM in CPUs Share cubex February 11, 2010 1:52:06 AM I read the core I7 930 that's coming out is similar to the I7 860 . My main question should i go for the 860 or 930? I'll be using it mostly for gaming . What would you choose? More about : core 860 930 andy5174 a b à CPUs February 11, 2010 3:12:34 AM Get whichever is cheaper OVERALL(MB+CPU+RAM). BTW, i5-750 is more than enough and the difference between i5 and i7 is unnoticeable at all in gaming. Read through the benchmarks: http://www.anandtech.com/cpuchipsets/showdoc.aspx?i=364... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumI7 930 Potential, i7 930 vs i7 860 ForumI7 860 vs 15 750 vs 17 930 ? ForumI7 build for enginnring student? :) 930 vs . 860 ForumI7 930 or i7 860 for CS4/Lightroom + gaming ForumI7- 930 vs i7- 860 ? ForumI 930 vs i 860 based system for CFD/CAE computations ? ForumI7- 860 vs i7- 930 ForumCore 2quad9550 vs i7 930 Forum860 = 930 ? ForumComare between intel core i7 860 and i7 930 processor ForumAMD Phenom II x4 955 vs Intel Core i7 930 ForumCore i7 860 + GTX 480 (or HD 5870) or Core i5 750+HD 5970? ForumIntel core i7 930 or new AMD? ForumAmd phenom 1055t vs intel i7 860 ForumI7 920 vs i7 860 now that a new gigabyte mobo supports 16x 16x SLi ForumI7 920 vs i5 750 vs i7 860 Poll ForumI7 950 vs i7 930 big different between them ? ForumWhere can I find a good mechanical keyboard? ForumWhich CPU will run cooler? C2D or Core i5 ForumCore temp prob More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !