I3 2120 VS FX 4100 VS Phenom 955 with ATI HD 7850? Tags: CPUs ATI Processors HD Phenom Last response: August 28, 2012 11:25 PM in CPUs Share d4l3 August 28, 2012 10:50:51 PM I am getting a PC with a Overclocked ATI HD 7850. Which of the following processors should I buy with it?: i3 2120 FX 4100 Phenom II 955 Also, are the processors too slow for the GPU? I am running a 1440x900 monitor soon to be upgraded to 1920x1080. This will run with 4gb ram (too low?). More about : 2120 4100 phenom 955 ati 7850 antonisrsx August 28, 2012 11:01:36 PM will you use your pc for gaming? if yes i suggest you to get the Phenom II 955 and overclock it.also i suggest you to get 8 gb of ram since ram are so cheap d4l3 August 28, 2012 11:09:26 PM Yes for gaming. Is there noticible difference for the i3 and amd? I would like to upgrade in future and intel cpu are better futureproof? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer antonisrsx August 28, 2012 11:25:44 PM most games use only 2 cores but some games need 4 cores(like bf3 in multiplayer). if you are play games that use only 2 cores then go with the i3 and when you feel that you need more cpu power you can upgrade to i5 2500k. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFX 4100 vs Phenom II 965 for gaming? ForumI3- 2120 or FX-4100 ? ForumAMD Phenom II 955 vs this i3 2120 ForumAMD FX 4100 Vs Intel Core I3 2120 ForumAMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition at at 3.6ghz vs intel core i3 2100 ForumAMD FX 4100 vs AMD Phenom II 850 ForumFx 4170 or i3 2120 ForumAMD FX 4100 vs Phenom II x4 965? ForumI5 3450 and Radeon 6850. Or Fx 4100 and Radeon 6870. ForumFirst budget gaming build Amd fx 4100 ,will it run all games on high? ForumI need some HONEST opinions on a Fx-4100 and AMD Radeon hd 7770 ForumI5 3450 WITH HD 7950 OR I3 2120 WITH GTX 670 ForumI3 2100 + GTX 550 Ti Vs AMD FX 4100 + HD 6770 ForumI3 2120 vs Phenom 965 ForumAMD FX-4100 Vs Intel Core i3 2120 ForumAmd a6 apu vs fx4100 vs phenom 955 ? ForumI3 2100 vs 960T vs FX4100 ForumHd 6770 atx 450w psu More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !