Closed Amd quad core a6 3400m vs intel core i5-2430m Tags: CPUs Quad Core Intel i5 Last response: March 13, 2012 4:54 AM in CPUs Share moontails February 23, 2012 11:49:49 PM Hello, which of the above processors is better? i will be primarily using it to run IDE's, Emulators and other programming software. More about : amd quad core 3400m intel core 2430m WR2 a c 203 à CPUs February 23, 2012 11:58:25 PM Hello moontails; The Big List of Mobile Processors (CPU Benchmarks) ranks CPUs by overall performance. (Using "Show desktop and notebook CPUs" option) Core i5-2430M ranks #52 A6 3400M APU ranks #153 Best solution nforce4max a b à CPUs February 24, 2012 12:05:37 AM If you are not gaming or using applications that are highly GPU dependent then don't bother with any thing AMD based as Intel does better in raw cpu performance. Just get the i5 and don't look back. Related resources 2nd Gen. Intel Core i3 2310M vs . AMD Quad Core A6 3400M also graphics - Forum Intel i5 2410 or AMD a6 3400m ?? HELP! - Forum AMD A6 3400M vs A6 3410MX - Forum A6-3400M vs core i5 - Forum Intel ® Core ™ i5-2410M processor vs A6 3400M - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer moontails March 2, 2012 5:26:03 AM Thanks for the advice! i5 it is then moontails March 12, 2012 12:11:36 AM Best answer selected by moontails. jimmysmitty a c 113 à CPUs March 13, 2012 4:54:15 AM Yep. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumQuad core A6 or the Intel i3 or i5 ForumIntel ® core i3-330m processor vs 1.4GHz AMD A6 quad core ForumAmd a6 4400m quad core ForumAmd quad core a6 3420m vs i3 ForumI3, i5 vs . Amd A6 , A8 Forum212 evo fan replacement Forum[Solved] AMD CPU Upgrade... Will I even notice? ForumIntel HD 3000 GPU question Forum[Solved] Question about 2 Intel 775 chips ForumWill AMD Athlon II X3 Rana 3.3 GHz 95 Watt work with only 4 pin power? Forum[Solved] Best motherboard to use with amd fx 8150 gh 8 core ForumXFX Core 650w hums - flip over PSU? ForumOverclocking Core i5 750 / P55 board (I'ma newbie) ForumIntel i3 330m vs intel i5 520m More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !