Closed Is it a good choice ? Tags: CPUs AMD Motherboards Last response: September 14, 2012 6:57 PM in CPUs Share cadderly September 6, 2012 2:22:19 PM I Bought an AMD Motherboard (M5A97) AM3+ I would like ti buy CPU like AMD FX-8150 3.4Ghz. (189.99) I play some games like SWTOR and do programmation (visual studio, etc). I like the eight-core possiblilité but it's the good choice ? I know you are so amazing to know the best stuffwith the right price. I'll wait for idea or confirmation. Thanks. More about : good choice Best solution Z1NONLY a c 78 à CPUs a b À AMD a b V Motherboard September 6, 2012 2:44:14 PM Share 8120 would probably be a better choice because it costs less and can be overclocked to the same specs as the 8150 with ease. For highly-threaded tasks the FX 8120or 8150 are both great choices. nsouter853 September 6, 2012 8:46:54 PM +1 to 8120 with an overclock. (if you are going AMD) Related resources Asus P8Z77-v LK a good choice ? - Forum Seagate Barracuda a good choice ? Please see... - Forum Good Choice of Card? - Forum ASUS Geforce GTX 670 TOP - Good choice or not? - Forum Buying first "gaming" PC. is this a good choice 3? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Brett928S2 a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard September 7, 2012 12:23:09 AM Hi AMD 1100T if you can find one... All the best Brett popatim a c 134 à CPUs a b À AMD a b V Motherboard September 7, 2012 2:24:36 AM You dont need 8 cores. Switch to an i5-3350p at almost the same price. cadderly September 7, 2012 12:52:23 PM popatim said:You dont need 8 cores. Switch to an i5-3350p at almost the same price. I have an AMD motherboard, I think it's impossible ? sarinaide a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard September 7, 2012 1:19:19 PM I would have personally gone with the 8120 due to the cheaper price and the only difference being 200mhz but the 8150 will do just fine. cadderly September 14, 2012 12:52:01 PM Best answer selected by cadderly. Mousemonkey a b à CPUs a b À AMD a b V Motherboard September 14, 2012 6:57:39 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I'm considering getting a Radeon HD 7950; very good choice ? Forum Is the case a good choice for my build? Forum Is Enermax Triathlor 650W a good choice ? Forum GTX 650 ti,would it be a good choice ?! Forum Good final choice for case?? Forum Is this a good upgrade choice for my 6570? Forum Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD3H-B3 | Good Choice ? Forum A good choice for an i7 2600? Forum Dell XPS 15 w/following components. Good choice ? Forum HD7850, good choice ? Forum Is this PSU a good choice for my build? Forum Is core 2 quad q9550 a good choice for new games? Forum Would a GTX 660 non TI be a good choice upgrade for my rig? Forum Buying first gaming computer, want to know if this is a good choice Forum 6300 fx vishera black edition Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !