Solved E5200 vs E8200 Tags: CPUs Performance Games Last response: April 13, 2011 8:24 PM in CPUs Share maco00 March 14, 2010 12:34:04 AM I have a E5200 at 3.5 and i was thinking on upgrade to a E8200 and i was wondering if i will see a diference in games performance with the extra cache or i better stick with the E5200 i have a gts 250 for games More about : e5200 e8200 Best solution ct1615 a c 105 à CPUs March 14, 2010 1:04:50 AM stick to your E5200, if you want to upgrade go for a quad Share andy5174 a b à CPUs March 14, 2010 1:18:21 AM Spend a little more for i3 + H55 MB if you can't afford a quad. m 0 l Related resources E5200 vs E2200 vs E7200 vs E8200 - Forum E5200 Vs Pentium 4 3.0Ghz. Blast from the Past! - Forum E6300 vs. E8200 - Forum HD 2600Pro vs 9600GT and E3300 vs E5200 - Forum E5200 OC Vs. G630 Vs. i3-2100 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer shubham1401 a b à CPUs March 14, 2010 1:34:57 AM You won't notice a very big difference. So upgrade is not worth spending the money. Your CPU is good enough as far as gaming is concerned and won't limit your GPU's performance. However, if you have some money to upgrade then let us now the whole system specs and e might be able to tell you what to upgrade m 0 l Bluescreendeath a b à CPUs March 14, 2010 3:14:30 AM My E5300 OCed to 3.6GHz performs equal to a stock E8400 in PassMark benchmarks. Your OCed E5200 should already be better than the E8200 at stock. m 0 l maco00 April 13, 2011 8:24:41 PM Best answer selected by maco00. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Q9550 vs q9400 vs q8400 vs e8200 Forum E5400 to E8200 vs E7500 Forum E8200 vs 7550 Forum Which is better e7500 vs e8200 upgrade Forum E8200 vs E8400 Forum E8200 vs. E8400: Worth the trouble? Forum How much performance gain, E8200 vs E2200? Forum pentium dual core e5200 vs intel g2010 ?????? Forum E4500 vs e5200 Forum Basic CPU Speed question Core 2 Duo 2.2 vs Dual-Core CPU E5200 Forum 5770 vs 275gtx on E5200 Forum Athlon x2 2.8 Ghz Vs Core 2 duo e5200 2.5 ghz (both have 2mb l2 cache) Forum E5200 vs e6300? Forum Intel Pentium E5200 Wolfdale+4GB RAM vs AMD Athlon II X3 425+4GB RAM Forum Upgradability for e5200 vs. Regor 245 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !