Is this a good gamming set up Tags: New Build CPUs Intel i5 Systems Last response: January 12, 2011 2:45 AM in Systems Share therightstuff January 12, 2011 1:20:04 AM Found a system over at Fox Technologys. Will this game ok. i5-2500 sandy bridge @3.3 asus p67sata micro atx mb gigabyte 460 1 gb I have read that the cpu is a good cpu. I have a i7-975 in my other pc. How does the i5-2500 compair. Thanks More about : good gamming set joelmartinez January 12, 2011 1:31:32 AM stick with your 975 it is probably about as fast or faster than the i5-2500 depending on its clock (at stock or what) gkay09 a b à CPUs January 12, 2011 2:45:59 AM +1, from an i7 975 to i5 2500 is not a good jump,... Also the 975 would easily hold for gaming for a long time to come,... You should look at upgrading your graphics card,... If you want to upgrade, then wait for the LGA 2011 socket CPUs(the replacement of the LGA 1366 socket CPUs) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumGood for gamming ? ForumOpposite of upgrade ( Gamming ) Forum$1400 Gamming PC Build - Need Advise before I buy ForumReplacement Gamming System MAX $1000 ForumBest Choice - Gamming Mouse ForumLess than 1500$ Developing Programming Database and a little Gamming ForumLooking for a nice CPU config for gamming ForumTri-monitor app/ gamming ForumWhats kind of gamming desktop for SGD$2000 ForumNeed decent gamming laptop for college ForumMy new gamming rig ForumFujitsu LifeBook AH-531-A and gamming ForumADvice on 1750 Doller gamming build ForumSeeking Advice on a $2000+ Build for Gamming and Photo Editing ForumBest gamming card that can run on a 300watt PSU ForumI have $2200 saved and want to build a gamming rig ForumNew build im working on ForumWill this system last a couple years? ForumNew a good case ForumNew build - Good or bad for price? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !