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 m 0 l rolli59 a c 900 à CPUs a c 360 À AMD a c 293 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. m 0 l Related resources Gaming computer build Help - Forum Need help building a twitch streaming/gaming computer for under 850 please! - Forum New Gaming/Video Computer Build Help - Forum First ever gaming computer help - Forum Help me to build a a gaming computer that is below 1000$ - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer GhislainG a c 117 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. m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved800 dollar gaming computer? Any help? Forum SolvedGaming computer getting hot and very noisy during gaming!? HELP Forum SolvedHelp Building New Gaming Computer Forum SolvedNeed help building a gaming computer! Forum Solvedwondering if this would be a good start off gaming computer? please help Forum SolvedGaming computer need help Forum SolvedNew Gaming Computer Build (Seeking Help) Forum SolvedNeed help building a good gaming computer Forum SolvedNeed help building a budget gaming computer Forum SolvedNeed help with gaming computer looking to buy one but can build Forum Solved4K gaming computer build help? Forum Solved1200 Budget gaming computer build Need help Forum SolvedHelp me build a gaming/streaming computer. I'm willing to spend up to $3000, but it doesn't need to reach that amount Forum SolvedPlease help me find the proper parts for construction of a gaming computer! Forum SolvedNeed help with gaming computer! Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !