I need to choose between 2 configs Tags: Homebuilt Configuration Motherboards Systems Product Last response: September 20, 2010 11:24 AM in Systems Share raphansed September 17, 2010 4:09:27 PM well , I dont know how to overclock so im posting the stock pieces. Common config: 500w thermaltake geforce GTX 460 1gb 4gb ddr3 1600 kingston 500gb HD case and dvd burning drive Config 1: intel i5 760 2.8ghz quad core 1156 LGA motherboard ga h55m s2hp GIGABYTE Config 2: AMD phenom II 4x 965 BE 3.4ghz motherboard ASUS M4A785T-M this will be a GAMING PC , i wont use it for graphics editing or work processing. what do you guys reccomend ? edit: typos More about : choose configs dndhatcher a b B Homebuilt system a b V Motherboard September 17, 2010 5:20:59 PM If they are the same price, the i5 is the better gaming CPU, especially if you will overclock it a little. Both motherboards look to be a bit out of date. raphansed September 17, 2010 5:24:57 PM dndhatcher said:If they are the same price, the i5 is the better gaming CPU, especially if you will overclock it a little. Both motherboards look to be a bit out of date.ot thanks and yeah, both configs are about the same price where I live. those motherboards are what I can afford , or I could downgrade the processor and get a better mobo what do you think? and thanks again Related resources Best Configs - High-End Workstation - Forum Best Configs - High-End Intel Gaming PC - Forum Best Configs - Budget Intel-Based Gaming PC - Forum Best Configs - High-End AMD Gaming PC - Forum Help me choose graphics card between 5000 to 6000 rupees - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer raphansed September 17, 2010 11:19:29 PM anyone? leastat September 20, 2010 11:24:38 AM if i knew what price range ur in for cpu and motherbord i may be able too help but this is one of the better sub $150 motherbords but i would go with intel set up for those choices and overclock http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-Maximus-III-Gene-Motherboard... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumFirst build, help me choose /improve between 2 builds ForumHelp choose between 2 close 7970's ForumHelp me choose which of these two laptop should I buy for gaming? ForumNeed advice on choosing between Intel or AMD ForumHard drive configs ForumURGENT<- Need to choose between 2 cards! ForumHelp! i need to choose a laptop between the two ForumTorn between the choices. Help me choose , thanks! ForumBest Configs - AMD-Based Gaming PC ForumNeed input to choose between mobile processors ForumUpgrading... need advice between 2 different MBs and components ForumHelp me Choose Between These 3 Graphics Cards for a 300 watts PSU ForumWhat to choose between these 3? ForumPower Supply good for cheap price ForumSo many budget cases to choose from More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !