AMD FX-8100 vs i7 [ comparasion ] Tags: Prebuilt Systems Product Last response: May 9, 2012 2:54 AM in Systems Share juniiflow May 9, 2012 2:18:29 AM AMD SETUP PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: AMD FX-8150 3.6GHz 8-Core Processor ($207.98 @ Amazon) Motherboard: Asus Sabertooth 990FX ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($184.99 @ Amazon) Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($47.99 @ Newegg) Hard Drive: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($109.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: Asus Radeon HD 6850 1GB Video Card ($129.99 @ NCIX US) Case: Thermaltake VM100M1W2Z ATX Mid Tower Case ($70.99 @ SuperBiiz) Power Supply: Antec 500W ATX12V Power Supply ($49.24 @ Amazon) Total: $801.17 (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-05-08 22:15 EDT-0400) i7 3770k PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($354.48 @ eCost) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.90 @ NCIX US) Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LK ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($154.98 @ NCIX US) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($46.99 @ Newegg) Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX US) Case: Thermaltake VM100M1W2Z ATX Mid Tower Case ($70.99 @ SuperBiiz) Power Supply: Apevia 650W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($34.98 @ Newegg) Total: $762.31 (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-05-08 22:16 EDT-0400) BUDGET: $800 NOT NEEDED PARTS: KEYBAORD,OS,SPEAKER,MOUSE,OPTICaLDRIVE ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: THE i7 does not have a GPU card, i am planing on buying it later. BTW: Can somebody tell me a good i7 PSU , the card on the AMD setup may be the one i am going to add to the i7. More about : amd 8100 comparasion ncc74656 May 9, 2012 2:54:33 AM i like roswill PSU's myself but the main thing you need to look for in a PSU is if it can put out the proper amps on its rails for your hardware. teh hardware looks fine and the 6850 is a decent card. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !