Overclocked phenom ii 975 (4ghz)vs intel i5 2400 Tags: CPUs Performance Heatsinks Intel i5 Phenom Last response: January 16, 2012 8:45 AM in CPUs Share vishalaestro January 16, 2012 5:28:37 AM when phenom ii 975 is overclocked to 4ghz with stock heatsink will the performance will be equal to a i5 2400 processor..because phenom costs very less than i5 More about : overclocked phenom 975 4ghz intel 2400 esrever a b à CPUs January 16, 2012 5:54:57 AM it will be pretty close but the i5 will still be faster. The difference won't really be noticeable in most games. bavman a b à CPUs January 16, 2012 5:56:41 AM Nooope, sandy bridge still will dominate a phenom ii any day. Even an i3-2100 can beat a 975 in most things. Related resources Phenom II 975 Black -vs- i5 2300 - Forum Phenom II 975 vs I5 I7 (2500,2600) - Forum AMD's Answer to Core i5 : Phenom II 975 BE - Forum AMD Phenom II x6 1090t or Intel Core i5 2400 ? - Forum Intel i5-2500K vs Phenom II x4 965 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer xtreme5 a b à CPUs January 16, 2012 5:58:09 AM here i5 is better even atstock speed. http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/435?vs=363 here is bench! noahscorp January 16, 2012 8:16:47 AM Yes the I5 is better, intel is faster bla bla bla BUT it all depends on what your wanting. If you game, and nothing more, go with AMD, cheep and im using a 970, not touched the clock and playing BF3 all in ultra perfectly. If your using more heavier applications (which i doupt if your asking about them ) Then go with intel. But AMD will work fine for gaming and every day use truegenius a b à CPUs January 16, 2012 8:45:08 AM i think this is your answer www.anandtech.com/show/4310/amd-phenom-ii-x4-980-black-... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPhenom II X4 840 or Intel i5 2400 ? ForumCore i5 2400 &6870 (or) phenom II x4 965&6950 1 GB? ForumIntel core i5 2400 or Amd phenom 2 x4 965 ForumAMD Phenom ii x4 965 vs Intel i5 2400 ForumIntegrated graphics/video on AMD Phenom II vs. Intel i5 ForumBuilding a pc, i5-760 or Phenom II x4 975 ? ForumMoving from AMD Phenom II to INTEL I5 ForumIntel i5 2400 versus phenom ii x4 965 ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumDdr2 8500 1066mhz 8gb 4x2 gb bottleneck phenom II x6 3.3ghz? Forum[Solved] Intel G530 / G620 / G840 / G850? ForumPhenom ii x2 550 (3.1ghz) unleash ForumIntel pentium dual core mobo comadible ForumIntel i3-2100 vs i5-2320? ForumIntel 3930K vs 3960X More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !