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 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: ForumOpinion.Dual Core Extreme Ed 3.2Ghz. vs . AMD Phenom II X2 555 3.2GHz ForumAMD Phenom II X2 555 vs 15 250k ForumAMD Athlon II X4 640 vs Phenom II X2 555 ForumPhenom II x2 555 BE vs Phenom I x4 9850 ForumAthlon II x4 640 VS Phenom II x2 555 BE ForumPhenom II X2 555 BE OC vs phenom II X4 965 ForumAMD Phenom x2 555 BE vs Athlon II x4 635 ForumThermaltake 850w PCI-E question ForumPhenom x 6 1055T vs Phenom x 4 BE 955 ForumPhenom X4 955 Vs. i7 930 Price to Performance ForumMotherboards which would support 125w version of Phenom II X4 965 BE ForumPhenom II x 4 445 Vs Phenom II x 6 2055T Forum[Solved] The CPU critical temperature of phenom 920 ForumPhenom II X6 only shows 2 cores ForumAMD Phenom 4x vs intel i5, i7 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !