The i5-650 is $190 on Newegg
and scores 214 in SYSMark 2007
. The Phenom IIx4 equivalent at that price is the 980 Black Edition
, which scores a 215. Both can be overclocked.
Why you are comparing these I don't know. For that money you should be looking at this
This is an old post..i know.... but i need help...
I have this Phenom II X2 555BE unlocked in Biostar TA790GXE 128M motherboars as AMD Phenom II X4 B55 with DDR2 Corsair XMS2 4GB RAM(800MHz), My friend offered me an exchange with his Core i5 650 on intel essential board and DDR3 1333MHz 4GB Kingston RAM. I would like to know, is it a good deal?? Please help...