Forgetting cost benefit analysis and all of that stuff, I am wondering if I will really see much of a performance jump (mostly gaming, say in graphics intensive games at max settings such as Crysis/Crysis Wars/(Crysis 2 - In the future), and maybe some video editing) between these two CPUs.
AMD Phenom II X4 965
Gskill 4 GB DDR3-1600/PC3-12800
Asus M4A79XTD-EVO Mobo
XFX ATI 5850
Build in question:
Intel Core i7-950
Same Ram/Running dual channel instead of triple
ASUS P6X58D-E Mobo
I have always done AMD builds in the past, but I am currently interested in trying out an Intel one.