I5 750 16GB or i7 8GB Tags: CPUs RAM Intel i7 Intel i5 Last response: October 16, 2011 2:01 AM in CPUs Share MastrTom October 16, 2011 12:53:42 AM Hello, Would it be better to have an i5 with 16GB Ram or an i7 with 8GB? More about : 750 16gb 8gb | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove rolli59 CPUs Master October 16, 2011 1:48:53 AM It depends on what you are doing presuming they are the same platform then the I7 would have the edge except if you are doing heavy rendering where the additional ram would help. | Report abuse 4745454b CPUs Master October 16, 2011 2:01:59 AM I7. Might have a bit less ram, but the extra CPU speed should win out. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>I5 750 16GB or i7 8GB> Related ressources: Forum8gb vs 16gb DDR3 on P67 I5 2500K ForumGaming PC under 750 $ - i5 or i7 ? ForumNew Build - Home Studio ( i5 750 , i7 860, or i7 930) ForumFirst build advice - i7 , z68, 16GB ram, non-gaming Forum212 evo fan replacement ForumAny Advantage in Upgrading i5 750 for Non Gamer? Forum[Solved] H80 vs XSPC Rasa 750 RS360 for i7 2600k ForumI5 750 Huge Core Temp Difference ForumIs 850W enough for GTX570, 16GB PC2 17000, 240GB SATA 3 SSD, i7 2600k? ForumSwapping a Intel Pentium M 750 processor with a Pentium 4® 3.0GHz proc ForumBetter Value: Antec HCG 750 ($70) or Antec HCP 850 ($90) ForumGskill informed me not many cpu can handle 16GB(4x4GB) Forum[Solved] Was told by GSkill not many cpu can handle 16GB (4x4) ram ForumDell desktop otiplex 750 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !