Intel vs AMD Tags: CPUs AMD Intel Product Last response: May 27, 2010 7:07 PM in CPUs Share Shadowsken May 27, 2010 5:03:12 PM Hi guys, after all the fights and tantrum throwing over who is better at making CPU's, I just wanted to know exactly why one is better than the other, and why Intel is so much more expensive than AMD. Cheers More about : intel amd xaira a b à CPUs May 27, 2010 7:07:00 PM well, a better cpu has different meanings for many people, many different views are raw performance: winner i7 980x bang for buck: winner athlon ii x4 630/x3 440 performance per watt: winner i5 680 (didnt know this xisted) xtreme bang 4 buck: i7 930/phenom ii x6/x4 965/i5 750 cheapest thing that can run 1080p video: e3300 : ) i love AMD more because of the level of compatibility they bring to the table, and the Athlon II X4 series, but you much choose which is better based on what you prefer Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumIntel Core i7-3770 vs . AMD FX-8350! AIO PC CPU. ForumAMD 8350 vs . Intel i5 3570k for GAMING ForumAMD A10-5800k vs Intel I5 3570k ForumAdvice - AMD vs INTEL - Serverbuild ForumAMD A-10 4600M 512 MB AMD Radeo vs Intel i5 3210M with ATI 7670M 1GB ForumIntel i7 vs . AMD Phenom II X4 955 ForumIntel ® HD Graphics 3000 vs with AMD Radeon HD 6620G ForumIntel vs amd upgrade pls help ForumAMD Vs Intel ForumIntel Vs AMD ForumAMD general vs Intel general ForumAMD FX-4170 Zambezi vs . Intel Core i7-2600k Sandy Bridge ForumAMD vs Intel ... real-world performance? ForumAmd vs intel for running VM ForumIntel vs AMD -- specific case ForumWhere can I find a good mechanical keyboard? ForumAMD PHENOM II X6 V\S INTEL ForumIntel E5400 vs AMD x2 6000+ ForumAMD Equivalent of Intel Pentium T4400 ForumIntel i5 750 or AMD Phenom™II X6 1055T More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !