Which is better: Intel Core i3 or AMD Athlon II X2 Tags: CPUs Core Intel AMD Last response: December 1, 2011 2:47 AM in CPUs Share Mikenikes23 December 1, 2011 1:37:48 AM I think the i3 is better, but I want to make sure, the i3 processor specifically is an i3-370M and I'm also looking at another that is an i3-2330M. More about : intel core amd athlon pckitty4427 December 1, 2011 1:41:16 AM i3 would win any day. The 2330M is a tiny bit slower (0.2GHz difference) but it's much newer so I'd go with it. jaguarskx a c 318 à CPUs a b å Intel a b À AMD December 1, 2011 2:01:35 AM The Athlon II x2 has roughly 20% less processing power than a 1st generation Clarkdale Core i3 CPU if both CPU are clocked at the same speed. Related resources Which cpu is better intel core i5 650 or amd phenom II x2 550 - Forum I3 intel 530 vs AMD Athlon II x2 250 - Forum Which is better intel i3 or phenom II x2 ??? - Forum AMD Athlon II X2 P360 Processor vs intel core I3 processor - Forum Which is better athlon II x4 or phenom II x2 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mikenikes23 December 1, 2011 2:24:08 AM English please o_O I don't know much about computers haha pckitty4427 December 1, 2011 2:32:55 AM Put simply, he's saying that an Athlon II X2 is 20% slower than an i3. Mikenikes23 December 1, 2011 2:47:53 AM thanks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumIntel I3 530 vs AMD Phenom II X2 555BE ForumCore i3 or AMD Athlon II x4 ForumIntel Core i3 540 vs AMD Athlon II X4 640 ForumAmd athlon x2 vs intel dual core processor ForumI3 2120 vs amd athlon ii x2 240e ForumAMD A4-3400 OR Athlon ii x2 270+GT440? which is better ForumCPU with HD 6850 : Athlon II or Phenom II or Core i3 ForumIntel Pentium Dual Core E5400 VS. AMD Athlon II X2 250 BE ForumAMD 6870 work with AMD Athlon II X2 , H-Alpinia-RS780L-uATX ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum[Solved] Intel advise for an amd fanboy ForumAmd Athlon II x2 250 bottleneck? ForumIs the 2500K likely to bottleneck an AMD 7000 / Kepler? ForumHow to see Phenom II B55 core temperature? ForumWhich is the best processor currently? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !