Intel Core i7 Extreem Edition 975 VS Intel Core i7 970 Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Intel Last response: August 15, 2010 5:58 PM in CPUs Share cocliosttro August 15, 2010 5:44:07 PM Motherboard i got is Asus Rampage3 extreem As i noticed here: http://www.cpu-world.com/Compare/792/Intel_Core_i7_Extr... I7 970 has 6 cores tho i7 extreem 975 4cores. what wold you get? I use PC for gaming, waching movies, listening music and using adobe products time to time for video editing etc tho most of all i play More about : intel core extreem edition 975 intel core 970 loneninja a c 83 à CPUs August 15, 2010 5:47:55 PM The 970 destroys the 975 in anything that can use the extra 2 cores, and matches it in single threaded performance. Only a fool would buy the 975 if it's priced any where near the 6 core options. cocliosttro August 15, 2010 5:54:11 PM and i noticed that i970 has corename as Gulftown (32 nanomeeter)means it was created at newer technology and Frequency (MHz) 3333 or 3200 is soo sma difrence. And i970 costs way less then i975 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sarwar_r87 a b à CPUs August 15, 2010 5:58:54 PM if you dont plan to OC, then 975 is a complete waste. even if you OC, i would still consider 975 to be a waste due to higher price and less core. 975 do have higher price as per newegg Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Intel Core i7 975 Extreme Edition, 3.33GHz, Quad Core, Socket LGA1366 Forum SolvedIntel Core i7 970 vs Amd FX 6100 Forum How to clock Intel i7 970 using Asus Rampage 3 extreem? Forum SolvedIntel Core i7 975 Extreme needs thermal compound? Forum components compatibles with Intel Core™ i7 Extreme i7-975 3.33GHz Forum Is the AMD FX 8350 almost equal or faster than the Intel's Core i7 970 Hexa Core Processor ? Forum Intel core i7 975 max OC on air ? Forum Solvedcan i change AMD phenom x4 955 black edition quad-core with intel i7? Forum Intel Core i7 975XE 5 MHz on Air Cooling Forum [Solved] Best for HD editing: Intel Core i7 2600K 3.4Ghz vs. AMD Phenom2 X6 Forum SolvedIntel i7 975 extreme edition Forum SolvedMSI GT70 Dominator-895 17.3" vs ASUS ROG Notebook Intel Core i7 16GB Memory 750GB HDD + 8GB SSD Blu-Ray Forum SolvedIntel Core i7 4700HQ vs i5 4200H Forum Intel i7 970 6 core System build Forum SolvedIntel core i7 4770k VS Intel Core i7 4820k? What's Better? Forum Solved4790k vs 5th gen Intel Core i7 Forum SolvedIntel Core i7 3rd gen vs 4th gen. i NEED SUGGESTIONS. Forum SolvedAMD Zambezi (Vishera) FX-8350 vs Intel Core i7 - 3.5GHz - 4770k Forum SolvedIntel core i5 4670k vs. intel core i7 4770k Forum Solvedintel i7 4930K VS haswell 6 core Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !