Solved Which is better? Tags: CPUs AMD Intel Socket Last response: February 27, 2010 1:12 AM in CPUs Share josh7331 February 20, 2010 4:27:39 PM Which is better an Intel 2.8ghz P4 Hyperthreading socket 478 or an AMD Athlon 64 2.4ghz socket 939? Which would be better for gaming? More about : question | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove ulysses35 CPUs Expert February 20, 2010 6:37:53 PM The AMD would - though both are ancient by todays standards | Report abuse enzo matrix CPUs Master February 20, 2010 7:41:24 PM The Athlon 64 was the Pentium 4 killer back in the day and outperformed it a lot while staying at a lower clock rate. They especially had a good reputation for gaming. | Report abuse Best solution Raidur CPUs Authority February 20, 2010 8:13:21 PM +1 939 socket (AMD). You'll be able to upgrade to an old 939 dual core too if you can find one cheap (you'll have to look on craigslist or ebay most likely). | Report abuse josh7331 February 27, 2010 1:12:43 AM Best answer selected by josh7331. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Which is better?> Related ressources: ForumBuying one of these cards, which is better ? ForumWhich graphics card is better ? ForumPalit gtx 680 vs sappaire 7970ghz which one is better ? ForumWhich is better for games? ForumWhich setup is better ? ForumWhich Computer is better for gaming. ForumWhich one of these computers is better for gaming. ForumWhich of these computers is better ? ForumWhich build is better ForumWhich is better : XFX vs Sapphire vs Asus HD 7750 ForumWhich is better celeron 700mhz or athlon 800mhz ForumWhich of these builds is better gaming ForumWhich Laptop is better for Final Fantasy A Relm Reborn ForumWhich ssd is better ? ForumWhich Cell Phone IS better ? ForumWhich laptop processor is better - AMD quad core A6-3420 with Turbo Core vs. the ForumWhich is better ? ForumWhich specs are better ? ForumWhich is a better choice? ForumWhich is better ? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !