Which HP: I5-760 or the phenom ii x4 945 Tags: Prebuilt Hewlett Packard Intel i5 Phenom Systems Last response: December 13, 2010 3:34 AM in Systems Share univor December 12, 2010 8:15:36 PM There are two great deal available with the phenom ii x4 945 $200 cheaper. Both have 8gb memory and 1tb hard drive. I will be using the machine mostly for work (spradsheets, resentations, etc), internet, media (movies and photoes). Which would you recommend? Thanks More about : 760 phenom 945 nativeson8803 December 12, 2010 8:29:20 PM More detailed information. m 0 l scorch December 12, 2010 9:10:50 PM More details would be nice but if there is a $200 difference go with the AMD. The peformance between the two for what you listed is neglegable. The intel may be a few seconds faster in encoding video. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer megamanx00 December 13, 2010 3:34:40 AM If you're not gaming or spending a significant time encoding video, I'd just go with the cheaper AMD build. If you want to game or are a heavy video encoder, go with the Intel m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Phenom II X4 945, 8 GB DDR3 ATI HD5450, 1 TB HD HP ELite 210y Forum SolvedIntel i5-760 vs AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE Forum Solvedgtx 760 and phenom II x4 945 Forum SolvedFX-8320 returning lower physics score than Phenom II X4 945 in 3dMark Fire Strike Forum SolvedPhenom II X4 945 currently, what is the best video card upgrade for emulation? Do I need to upgrade chip? Forum Solvedamd phenom ii x4 945 3ghz Forum SolvedPhenom II X4 945 Forum SolvedIntel g860 vs Phenom II X4 945 Forum SolvedRAM prevents higher overclock ? Trying to OC Phenom II X4 945 Forum Building a pc, i5-760 or Phenom II x4 975? Forum SolvedWill phenom ii x4 945 work with my computer? Forum SolvedAmd phenom ii x4 945 3.0ghz 95w vs 125w Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II x4 -- HDX945WFGMBOX vs HDX945WFK4DGM Forum upgrade video cards for phenom ii x4 945 processor Forum SolvedHow do my overclock settings look for Phenom II X4 945 Forum SolvedPhenom II X4 945 or Phenom II X3 730? Forum SolvedOverclocking AMD Phenom II X4 945 Forum SolvedPhenom II X3 740 BE OCed vs X4 945 Defaults Forum SolvedArctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Rev.2 with a Phenom II X4 945? Forum Should I upgrade to an FX-8320 or stick with my Phenom II X4 945? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !