Closed Gaming with a xeon? Tags: CPUs Gaming Xeon Processors Last response: August 30, 2012 8:13 PM in CPUs Share a7xfire August 10, 2010 10:12:25 PM i have acquired a x3370 xeon processor. i was wondering if you's could advise wether i can use it in a gaming rig build or not? 3.0/12mb/1333 More about : gaming xeon Computerrock1 a b à CPUs August 10, 2010 10:14:37 PM Definetly, its a powerful cpu. a7xfire August 10, 2010 10:24:39 PM but i wasnt sure since its a server processor if i would cause any bottlenecks? Related resources Xeon for gaming ? - Forum Wondering if i can use MY Xeon pc for gaming - Forum Intel® Xeon Processor X3430 or i3 2120 for gaming build? - Forum 3.4Ghz Xeon Processors good for gaming ? - Forum Can i use Xeon for games? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Computerrock1 a b à CPUs August 10, 2010 10:26:53 PM No, infact it has more Cache, its just got a more expensive motherboard and memory. Which is why most people don't buy server cpu's. If you have the money I would stick with it. jefe323 a b à CPUs August 10, 2010 10:29:10 PM ^+1 a7xfire August 10, 2010 10:54:17 PM but isnt it basically a rebranded q6950 so it should work in a basic gaming board? Computerrock1 a b à CPUs August 10, 2010 11:00:04 PM No, it won't work a basic gaming board, server cpus have different sockets. a7xfire August 10, 2010 11:20:29 PM just tested it in a abit fatal1ty FP-IN9 SLI and it works perfectly Computerrock1 a b à CPUs August 10, 2010 11:28:00 PM hmm.. I'm sorry for misleading you... Mousemonkey a b à CPUs August 30, 2012 8:13:46 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan a Xeon HP Server make a good gaming pc? ForumXeon Procs in gaming boards ForumDual Xeon E5 2690's, Quad Sli GTX 680's ForumDual Quad-core Xeon Server for... gaming ? ForumCan you run an i7 Extreme in a Xeon E5 socket ForumIs an intel xeon cpu good for gaming ? ForumXeon E3-1230 or i5 2500k for gaming PC Forum212 evo fan replacement ForumGaming Mice Cyborg RAT or Razer Mamba ForumHow difficult is it to replace your wattage with a bigger one, and are there any Forum[Solved] Need help with case ForumCabinet with built-in SMPS (450 Watts) Forum[Solved] Hp pavilion a6152n review - I seem to be having problems with the power supply. ForumWhat motherboard compatible with cpu core 17 ForumWill a cm 690 advanced II fit a with frio cooler More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !