Gaming Computer Help Tags: CPUs Core Computers AMD Gaming Last response: November 26, 2011 1:18 AM in CPUs Share life-is-good November 25, 2011 9:05:19 PM Hello, I am looking for some advice/expertise in making a PC decision. This computer would mainly be used for gaming. Need something on a budget. Here is what i am between. AMD Phenom II X6 1055T 2.8GHz Processor 64 bit Six-Core 8GB AMD Radeon HD 6670 1GB Intel Core i5-2320 3.0GHz Processor 64 bit Quad-Core 8GB AMD Radeon HD 6770 1GB I am leaning toward second one, but could someone let me know if "core" amount really matters much?? thanks in advance! More about : gaming computer mcnumpty23 a b à CPUs November 25, 2011 9:14:26 PM you can compare them here the phenom scores 5200 and the i5 scores 6037 hardly any games making use of 4 cores never mind 6 http://www.cpubenchmark.net/index.php rolli59 a c 788 à CPUs a c 302 À AMD a c 258 4 Gaming November 25, 2011 9:15:02 PM The second one is better for gaming stronger GPU and the AMD X6 currently brings nothing to the table in performance over AMD X4 at the same speed. Related resources Need Help on making a Gaming computer - Forum Help with Gaming Computer - Forum Gaming computer help !!!!!!!!!! - Forum Looking for help with a new gaming computer build - Forum Building my first gaming computer ( Help !) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer GhislainG a c 102 à CPUs a b 4 Gaming November 25, 2011 9:19:19 PM Even if the processor in the second one wasn't better, the faster GPU makes it a better gaming system. life-is-good November 26, 2011 1:18:01 AM Thank you very much everyone! This is exactly what i was looking for. Good to know on the processor cores. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumHelp - New Computer randomly shuts down when gaming ForumNeed help designing a gaming computer ForumHelp Building a Gaming Computer ForumHELP with first gaming computer ! ForumFirst Gaming Computer ! Need Help ! ForumHelp on gaming computer build for 700-750 ForumHelp build a gaming computer $700-800 build ForumNeed help upgrading computer parts for gaming ForumHelp me build a gaming computer for around $8-900. (First timer) ForumNeed help for a gaming computer ! are these specs good? Forum[ Help ] I'm looking to build a great gaming computer . ForumNeed help building a >1500 gaming computer ForumBuilding Gaming computer need help ForumHelp_Computer freezes while gaming ForumFirst build help please 800$ gaming computer , PLEASE HELP THANKS! More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !