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 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 SolvedGTX 780 + i5 2500k, which PSU, corsair 760i or 860i? Forum Solvedi5 2500k 85 degrees celcius under load Forum SolvedNew at this, overclocking my I5 2500K (ASROCK P67 Extreme4 v3) Forum SolvedLooking for a 1155 motherboard for i5 2500k Forum Solvedis ASUS Z77-A motherboard fine for ocing i5 2500k to 4.3ghz? Forum SolvedOC i5 2500K - Temps & Cores Forum SolvedWill I5 2500k bottleneck a gtx 760\R9 280x Forum SolvedCooling options for I5 2500K with CM Elite 120 and Gigabyte Z77N Forum SolvedMobo suggestion for Core i5 2500k Forum SolvedOverclocking an i5 2500k Forum SolvedFirst OC on the i5 2500k @ 4.2Ghz/1.280v Forum SolvedNeed advise for replacing motherboard (Intel i-5 2500k) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !