Solved Intel i5-2310 Sandy Bridge vs. Intel i5-3450 Ivy Bridge Tags: CPUs Sandy Bridge Intel Intel i5 Product Last response: May 21, 2012 8:18 PM in CPUs Share owags7 May 21, 2012 7:55:23 PM I was just wondering if the i5-3450 is worth the extra $20 when compared to the i5-2310? Intel Core i5-2310 Sandy Bridge 2.9GHz (3.2GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 2000 BX80623I52310 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Intel Core i5-3450 Ivy Bridge 3.1GHz (3.5GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 2500 BX80637I53450 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Thanks More about : intel 2310 sandy bridge intel 3450 ivy bridge Best solution WR2 a c 203 à CPUs a b å Intel May 21, 2012 8:15:36 PM Over a normal 4-5 year lifespan that would be less than $5 a year. Likely to be worth it in the long run. Share owags7 May 21, 2012 8:18:24 PM I appreciate the answer. Thanks. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer owags7 May 21, 2012 8:18:33 PM Best answer selected by owags7. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAMD suggestion vs intel sandy/ivy bridge I3? Forum Intel integrated hd graphics: ivy bridge's 2500 vs sandy bridges 3000 Forum Intel HM65 Express Chipset. CPU Upgrade from Sandy to Ivy Bridge Forum Good Intel Sandy/Ivy bridge architecture whitepaper? Forum Sandy Bridge Intel i5 2500k or Ivy Bridge Verison Forum SolvedIntel i7 4930k (Ivy-Bridge) vs. AMD FX-9590 processor for Video Encoding Forum SolvedKaveri VS. Intel Ivy Bridge Forum SolvedSecond generation (sandy bridge) vs third and fourth generation intel i5 Forum SolvedIntel Ivy bridge VS Intel Haswell VS Amd Vishera Forum SolvedIntel HD Graphics (Sandy Bridge Pentium) vs Trinity Forum SolvedIvy Bridge Intel HD 4000 vs. Intel HD 2500 Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X4 965 vs Intel Core i3-2100 Sandy Bridge 3.1GHz for new build Forum Solved(new laptop) Intel Core i3 (Arrandale) vs Intel Pentium (Sandy Bridge) Forum SolvedIntel G620 LGA1155 vs Sandy Bridge Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II vs Intel Sandy Bridge Forum Will it Bottleneck? Sandy bridge i5-2310 Forum Will it Bottleneck? Sandy bridge i5-2310 Forum Amd fx 8320 vishera vs intel i5 3450 ivy bridge Forum Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge vs AMD FX-4170 Forum AMD FX-4170 Zambezi vs. Intel Core i7-2600k Sandy Bridge Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !