Help in choosing Processor Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Processors Intel i5 Product Last response: August 19, 2012 10:40 PM in CPUs Share HardwareTwitch August 19, 2012 8:35:13 PM 1. i7 3770 (3rd GEN) 2. i5 3750K (3rd GEN) 3. i7 2700 (2nd GEN) 4. i5 2500K (2nd GEN) My needs are HIGH-END gaming and using HIGH-END softwares. Please suggest among those I've mentioned above. With GPU GTX 560 TI( Graphic card installed 1GB). Thanks in advance! More about : choosing processor jay_nar2012 a c 109 à CPUs August 19, 2012 8:50:59 PM What 'high end' software? m 0 l whatismyproblem August 19, 2012 8:52:52 PM jay_nar2012 said:What 'high end' software? are you interested in overclocking? m 0 l Related resources Help choosing Processor - Forum Need Help choosing a processor - Forum Need help in choosing one processor - Forum anyone help me in choosing the right Processor - Forum I need help choosing the BEST Intel processor and motherboard - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jay_nar2012 a c 109 à CPUs August 19, 2012 8:54:08 PM No, why are you asking me, ask the OP. m 0 l whatismyproblem August 19, 2012 8:56:58 PM jay_nar2012 said:No, why are you asking me, ask the OP. i'm not asking you, sorry m 0 l Z1NONLY a c 78 à CPUs August 19, 2012 9:04:36 PM Heavily-threaded software + overclocking = 2600k (I know it's not on your list but it's just a multiplier adjustment away from a 2700k for less money) Heavily-threaded software - overclocking = 3770 Software with 4 threads or less + overclocking = 2500k Software with 4 threads or less - overclocking = 3570 m 0 l antonisrsx August 19, 2012 9:15:24 PM HIGH-END gaming with the gtx 560 ti? m 0 l dish_moose a b à CPUs August 19, 2012 9:16:08 PM ^+1 I was thinking that too. You need at least a GTX660Ti or GTX670. -Bruce Edit - if you already own the GTX560Ti SLI it - hurry you may have trouble finding one. m 0 l whatismyproblem August 19, 2012 9:16:27 PM antonisrsx said:HIGH-END gaming with the gtx 560 ti? i was thinking the same m 0 l jay_nar2012 a c 109 à CPUs August 19, 2012 9:18:52 PM whatismyproblem said:i'm not asking you, sorry Its alright, usually when you reply someone, it means your talking to them.... m 0 l HardwareTwitch August 19, 2012 9:28:30 PM HardwareTwitch said:1. i7 3770 (3rd GEN) 2. i5 3750K (3rd GEN) 3. i7 2700 (2nd GEN) 4. i5 2500K (2nd GEN) My needs are HIGH-END gaming and using HIGH-END softwares. Please suggest among those I've mentioned above. With GPU GTX 560 TI( Graphic card installed 1GB). Thanks in advance! I'm not looking to over-clock anything I'll mainly use basic stock setup. Softwares like - Photoshop, flash, maya, visual studio etc My budget for processor and GPU is the price of - (intel i7 3770 + gtx 560 ti) If you can suggest any other combo within that price range of the combo which I've mentioned above for HIGH-END gaming, it would be very helpful. Thank you m 0 l jay_nar2012 a c 109 à CPUs August 19, 2012 9:32:36 PM Prices vary from websites and shops, what is your exact budget on those 2 components either seperate or together. m 0 l amuffin a c 186 à CPUs August 19, 2012 10:40:41 PM i7-2600K. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed some help choosing a processor. Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a new processor for my gaming build Forum SolvedHelp me with choosing good processor Forum I need help choosing an Intel processor and Motherboard Forum Need help choosing computer, processor, graphic card Forum Help Choosing GPU for Older Processor Forum help choosing processor Forum Need help for choosing the MotherBoard and processor... Forum Need help choosing an ideal motherboard for an Intel Xeon E3 1290 processor? Forum Solvedhelp me choose the right processor Forum Help me Choosing best processor and mobo Forum Need help choosing processor Forum Need help in choosing a budget processor & graphics Forum Help choosing a processor? Forum Solved300 USD - Budget. Need help to choose a better Intel GAMING processor and motherboard. Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !