I3 or phenom 2 processor Tags: CPUs Computer Processors Phenom Last response: May 30, 2010 7:05 AM in CPUs Share goalguy876 May 30, 2010 3:12:11 AM Im building a computer sometime this summer and there seems to be a lot of debate between the two processors... Im leaning towards the AMD because it has 4 cores. More about : phenom processor goalguy876 May 30, 2010 3:41:20 AM some gaming, but mostly just everyday usage. Im not trying to run crysis, but i want as fast as computer as i can get. Im have a budget around $650 goalguy876 May 30, 2010 3:55:53 AM 650$ for MB, CPU,RAM,Video card, power supply, and case. i already have a mouse, keyboard, and screen. Related resources Is amd phenom ii x4 more powerful the intel i3 processor - Forum Core i3 550 vs amd Phenom II x 2 560 - Forum Phenom x4 965 vs intel i3 3220 Gaming - Forum Phenom II vs i3 3240 (gaming) - Forum AMD Phenom II X4 965 Vs Intel i3 3220 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer goalguy876 May 30, 2010 4:17:47 AM thanks so much! goalguy876 May 30, 2010 4:18:18 AM Best answer selected by goalguy876. spentshells a b à CPUs May 30, 2010 4:47:29 AM wow that is really awesome Evockzi May 30, 2010 6:47:23 AM ya if your going for a mid range computer go for a Quad core AMD words wonders =) since there is quite a premium tagged to even i3 for its power. But soon as you get a bit higher I'm Intel all the way. Evockzi May 30, 2010 7:05:19 AM Edit: saw some new Benchmarks seems couple I looked at were hoaxed =) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Core i3 or phenom 2 x4 Forum Which is better intel i3 or phenom II x 2 ??? Forum Xeon vs Phenom ii X6 vs i3 Forum Core 2 dou vs i3 processor Forum Intel Core i3 2100 Vs AMD Phenom X4 955 for GAMING. Forum I3 2100 vs Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Forum I3 3220 vs Phenom II x4 965 Forum Intel i3 2120 or Phenom ii 965 x4 Forum I3 2100 vs Phenom X4 955 BE (not asking which is better) Forum Keep Amd phenom 2 x4 945 or get Intel i3 530 Forum I3 2120 vs Phenom 965 Forum CPU: i3 vs. Phenom II x4 (pros and cons. Not which is better, please) Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum Phenom II X4 Processor Upgrade Forum [Solved] AMD Phenom II X6 1055T Processor HDT55TFBGRBOX Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !