I3 vs i5 Tags: CPUs Gaming Photo Intel i5 Last response: June 26, 2010 4:35 PM in CPUs Share pks55555 June 25, 2010 1:05:24 PM Hello, what to choose i3 vs i5? no serious gaming or photo editing stuff. just for watching movie, web surfing and some cpu intensive applications like lotus, oracle etc.. More about : question ct1615 a c 105 à CPUs a b 4 Gaming June 25, 2010 1:22:56 PM you can select specific processors in the link below. then look at their benchmarks in programs that relevant to you http://www.anandtech.com/bench/CPU/2 triplebug June 25, 2010 3:01:11 PM Based on your usage, even i3 is an overkill but that's always good to have more headroom. Overclock it to best performance if you find it unsatisfied someday. http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/core-i3-530-overclo... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer raiyus13 June 26, 2010 4:35:39 PM I suggest go for a core2duo rather..... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I3 vs i5 for gaming Forum I5 3330 (+gtx650) vs i3 2100 (+gtx560) vs fx-6100 (+gtx 560) Forum Ivy I5 3475S Vs I3 3225 Forum I3 with 7850 vs . i5 with 6870? Forum I3 , i5 vs . Amd A6, A8 Forum Core i3 2100 3.1 Ghz vs Core i5 2310 2.9 Ghz (3.2 Turbo) Forum I5 vs i3 sworks Forum I3 vs I5 with gpu Forum I3 2100 560 ti vs i5 2500k 460 / 550 ti Forum I5 with geforce 635m vs i3 with 630m, is there much difference? Forum i3 vs i5 for Ultrabook: is there a huge difference? Forum I3 2100 + GTX 460/560 (not ti) vs i5 2400 + GTX 550ti Forum I3 2100 + GTX 460/560 (not ti) vs i5 2400 + GTX 550ti Forum On a budget: P6100 / P6200 vs . i3 / i5 / i7 Forum I3 3225 vs i5 3470 Forum I3 3220 + HD7850 vs i5 Forum PSU Help Forum OC for i3 Forum I don't get it Forum [Solved] 2 psu's?? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !