PLS help me choose CPU ??? Tags: CPUs Pentium Gaming Last response: November 19, 2011 8:33 PM in CPUs Share MrWolf November 19, 2011 8:27:08 PM So basicaly which one of these budget cpu's is better in gaming: -Intel Pentium G850 2.9 ghz -Intel Corei3 540 3.0 ghz Corei3 should theoreticaly be faster but in every gaming benchmark(anand tech) the pentium beats corei3,what's up with that,is it because pentium is sandy bridge ??? More about : pls choose cpu o1die a c 159 à CPUs a b 4 Gaming November 19, 2011 8:33:13 PM I like the i3 the best. Frys has the 550 closeout for $90. the i3 has no overclocking limits like some 1155 cpus. It only works with 1156 motherboards and has hyperthreading support, which the g850 doesn't. I overclocked my I-3 530 to 3.65 easily. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Pls help me choose between theese two cpu's Forum SolvedPLS help me choose this given processors n GPU Forum SolvedPls Help me choose b/w these Laptops. Forum SolvedPls help me choose a PSU( options : XFX or CORSAIR) Forum SolvedPLS help me choose the best laptop Forum Solvedpls help me to choose among these lapy Forum SolvedPls help me choose between two cheap gaming builds (amd vs intel) Forum SolvedPls help me choose a Power Supply. Forum Help me choose my Z87 motherboard pls Forum PLS help me choose the best one out of these Forum SolvedNew CPU Fan help me pls Forum Opinion 7950/7970, Help me choose pls! :) Forum Gigabyte or Asus for X58 chipset.Pls help me choose Forum I have high-end CPU but running poor... Help me out of it pls... Main board:ASUS MAXIMUS VI EXTREME Forum I have high-end CPU but running poor... Help me out of it pls... Main board:ASUS MAXIMUS VI EXTREME Forum Help me choose my AGP card pls Forum Cant choose between two cases, help me pls Forum Pls help me in choosing right graphics card Forum Pls help me choose from 3 LCDs Forum pls help me choose Sennheiser headphones for gaming Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !