Closed 1155 or 1156? Tags: CPUs Gaming Build Intel i5 Product Last response: January 13, 2011 5:57 AM in CPUs Share jstnhd December 31, 2010 11:05:19 PM looking to build a overclocked gaming pc just need to know what a better path would be the i5 760 or the upcoming i5 2500k More about : 1155 1156 Best solution tecmo34 a c 78 à CPUs a b 4 Gaming December 31, 2010 11:09:46 PM The upcoming i7 2500K is the much better path!! Share jj463rd a b à CPUs December 31, 2010 11:41:21 PM tecmo34 said:The upcoming i7 2500K is the much better path!! The i5-760 will be in the junk bargain bin.Die LGA 1156 just die. Score 0 Related resources LGA 1155/1156 and LGA 1150 coolers - Forum Will a socket 1156 cpu work with an 1155 motherboard - Forum Default cooler 1156 = 1155 ?¿? - Forum Can 1155 work with 1156? - Forum Is RAM designed for LGA1156 okay in LGA1155 mobo? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer andy5174 a b à CPUs January 1, 2011 2:48:30 AM i5 2500K is much better. According to Anandtech, it is slightly better than current i7 with mainstream price. Score 0 warmon6 a b à CPUs January 1, 2011 3:49:38 AM tecmo34 said:The upcoming i7 2500K is the much better path!! Did you mean the core i5 2500k or the core i7 2600k? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandy_Bridge_(microarchitecture)#Desktop_Processors Score 0 tecmo34 a c 78 à CPUs a b 4 Gaming January 1, 2011 3:57:43 AM warmon6 said:Did you mean the core i5 2500k or the core i7 2600k? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandy_Bridge_(microarchitecture)#Desktop_Processors I meant the i5 2500K but the i7 2600K will do just as nicely for a little more money Score 0 demonnn January 1, 2011 1:42:06 PM 2500k will be better . just wait 1 more week Score 0 warmon6 a b à CPUs January 1, 2011 2:28:43 PM tecmo34 said: I meant the i5 2500K but the i7 2600K will do just as nicely for a little more money just had to ask as that was an easy typo either way. Score 0 jstnhd January 13, 2011 2:35:06 AM Best answer selected by jstnhd. Score 0 Maziar a b à CPUs a b 4 Gaming January 13, 2011 5:57:33 AM This topic has been closed by Maziar Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIntel 1155 / 1156 Socket Forum SolvedLGA 1156 or LGA 1155 Forum LGA 1155 cpu with LGA 1156 waterblock Forum what have I destroyed? 1155 chip in a 1156 board! Forum core i5 -760 will it work in a 1156 board, if the board says core i5 compatible even though i5-760 is 1155 not 1156 Forum 775 Cooler Usable on 1156/1155? Forum If i buy a 1156 cpu does it work on a 1155 socket? Forum Will LGA 1156 CPU work with a 1155 Mobo? Forum LGA 1336 v 1156/1155 Forum I put my 1156 CPU into an 1155 socket...HELP! Forum Will my 1156 CPU fit onto a 1155 Motherboard? Forum Difference Between 1155 vs 1156 Socket Forum Lga 1156 cooler on lga 1155 mobos Forum LGA1155 1156 Combination? Forum 1156 fan work with 1155 chip Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !