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 Core i7 965 vs Core i7 970 Forum Core i7 970 X? Forum Intel Core i7 975 Extreme Edition , 3.33GHz, Quad Core , Socket LGA1366 Forum I7 975 vs dual xeon L5530 Forum 6 core AMD VS i7 Intel Forum Intel Core i7 2600 vs 950 Forum New Gaming build Core i7 975 Extreme edition feedback please Forum AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition at at 3.6ghz vs intel core i3 2100 Forum AMD Phenom II X4 970 BE vs Intel Core i5 760 Forum I7 975 Extreme Edition in ASUS Rampage II Extreme with dual GTX 295's Forum Intel core i7 930 or new AMD? Forum Phenom II 975 vs I5 I7 (2500,2600) Forum Amd Phenom II 965 vs Intel i7- 975 Forum Thermaltake 850w PCI-E question Forum [Solved] Core i5 3.2 ghz better or core i7 1.6 ghz? Forum Intel core i7 930 vs amd phenom II 1090T Forum Amd upgrade or Intel buy Forum Dual core or triple core cpu Forum Why core i7 only 1 6GHz Forum Intel® Core i7 860 with Thermaltake SpinQ VT cooler Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !