Closed Phenom ii X2 555 Vs i3-530 Tags: CPUs Processors Phenom Last response: February 21, 2012 10:21 PM in CPUs Share Arock May 8, 2010 9:35:35 PM I want tomshardware to make a competative review on the above two processors..I request to perform the benchmarks with & without HT in i3-530..This will show the actual 2 core 2 thread comparision the two.. More about : phenom 555 530 moody89 a b à CPUs May 8, 2010 9:41:31 PM I'm pretty certain that the i3 would be faster clock per clock with or without hyperthreading enabled. Best solution ksampanna a b à CPUs May 8, 2010 10:05:00 PM Share http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/120?vs=118 Even without HT, the i3 would be the winner Related resources Intel I3 530 vs AMD Phenom II X2 555 BE - Forum I3 530 Vs Phenom x2 555 - Forum Core i5 2500k vs phenom ii x2 580 - Forum Phenom II x2 555 BE vs Athlon ii x4 640 - Forum Phenom II x2 555 BE vs Athlon X4 630 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Raidur a b à CPUs May 8, 2010 11:02:16 PM Once OC headroom is taken to account i3 is a no-brainer. However, getting a Phenom II quad core (unlocked cores, if you get lucky) for $100 is tempting. Arock February 21, 2012 6:40:41 PM Best answer selected by Arock. Mousemonkey a b à CPUs February 21, 2012 10:21:50 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Opinion.Dual Core Extreme Ed 3.2Ghz. vs . AMD Phenom II X2 555 3.2GHz Forum AMD Phenom II X2 555 vs 15 250k Forum AMD Athlon II X4 640 vs Phenom II X2 555 Forum Phenom II x2 555 BE vs Phenom I x4 9850 Forum Athlon II x4 640 VS Phenom II x2 555 BE Forum Phenom II X2 555 BE OC vs phenom II X4 965 Forum AMD Phenom x2 555 BE vs Athlon II x4 635 Forum Thermaltake 850w PCI-E question Forum Phenom x 6 1055T vs Phenom x 4 BE 955 Forum Phenom X4 955 Vs. i7 930 Price to Performance Forum Motherboards which would support 125w version of Phenom II X4 965 BE Forum Phenom II x 4 445 Vs Phenom II x 6 2055T Forum [Solved] The CPU critical temperature of phenom 920 Forum Phenom II X6 only shows 2 cores Forum AMD Phenom 4x vs intel i5, i7 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !