I5 2500 and i5 2500K Tags: CPUs Overclocking Performance Intel i5 Last response: January 10, 2011 6:06 PM in CPUs Share barrymobiel January 10, 2011 4:45:49 PM hi My question is what is the big difference between these 2 cpu's beside that the K version is for overclocking. I'm not an overclocker. Is there performance difference? Thanks More about : 2500 2500k simon12 a c 103 à CPUs a b K Overclocking January 10, 2011 6:06:27 PM If you don't overclock then there is no difference except the K series has better built in graphics, if you are using a dedicated card then there is no difference at all. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan i overclock an Intel i5 2500k on a Z77 motherboard? Forum SolvedWill a GTX 970 or 980 Bottleneck an i5 2500k? Forum SolvedI5 2500K with a GTX 970 WIll there be a bottleneck Forum SolvedI5 2500K with a GTX 970 WIll there be a bottleneck Forum Solvedi5 2500k 4.5ghz bottleneck ? Forum SolvedWill GTX 780 Bottleneck with the i5 2500k? Forum SolvedI5 2500k crashes on anything past 4.4 Forum SolvedWill an i5 2500k bottleneck a R7 260X? Forum SolvedGigabyte won't accept i5 2500K Forum SolvedCooler for overclocking a I5 2500k Forum Solvedoverclocking a core i5 2500k Forum SolvedOverclocking and i5 2500K with ASUS P8Z68-V LX Forum SolvedBest for gaming? Core i5 2500k or amd fx-8350? Forum SolvedIntel Core I5 3570K vs Intel Core I5 2500K Forum SolvedWill a Corsair H60 keep my i5 2500K stable at 4.0Ghz? Forum SolvedWill I be able to OC my i5 2500K from 3.3 to 4.0 with a 500W PSU? Forum Solvedcore i5 2500k with out overclock enough for watch dogs Forum Solvedlooking for a cooler to overclock my i5 2500k under 50$ Forum SolvedWhat CPU fan Cooler should be good enough to get the most of my I5 2500k? Forum SolvedHelp! my i5 2500k running at 90 c! Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !