Solved Intel I3-3240 or Phenom II 965 BE Tags: CPUs Intel Phenom Last response: October 19, 2012 10:02 PM in CPUs Share Lazar_99 October 19, 2012 7:20:23 PM Which CPU is better for gaming? The new i3-3240 ivy bridge or the 965 black edition? Is it more worth getting the i5 3570k even though it costs roughly 100$ more than any of the two lesser chips More about : intel 3240 phenom 965 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution Brett928S2 CPUs Master October 19, 2012 7:27:18 PM Hi 965 BE ... All the best Brett | Report abuse monu_08 October 19, 2012 7:29:46 PM amd 965 be always ahead an with 100$ get aftermarket cooler like 212 evo or liquid cooled to get over clock upto 4ghz + | Report abuse Lazar_99 October 19, 2012 8:10:32 PM Best answer selected by lazar_99. | Report abuse Lazar_99 October 19, 2012 9:24:28 PM Brett928S2 said:Hi 965 BE ... All the best Brett Wait... What about the Phenom II X6 1100T? is it better than the 965 in gaming? | Report abuse Brett928S2 CPUs Master October 19, 2012 10:02:12 PM Lazar_99 said:Wait... What about the Phenom II X6 1100T? is it better than the 965 in gaming? Hi Yes I run them for gaming...but the 1100T is faster by far, but much harder to find and afford... All the best Brett | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Intel I3-3240 or Phenom II 965 BE> Related ressources: ForumAMD FX-6100 or Intel i3 3240? ForumUpgrade from AMD Phenom II 965 BE to Intel i5 3570?? ForumIntel Pentium G860 vs. AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE? ForumIs Intel Core i3-2120 better than FX 4100 and phenom II x4 965 ? ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 Vs Intel i3 3220 ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 BE vs. Intel Core 2 Duo E8600 ForumIntel i5-2500K vs Phenom II x4 965 ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 VS. Intel Core i5-3470 3.2GHz Quad-Core ForumIntel i3 2120 or Phenom ii 965 x4 ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 vs Intel Core i3-2100 Sandy Bridge 3.1GHz for new build ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 vs Intel Core i3-2100?? Forum(ANSWERS ASAP PLEASE) Intel Core i7 2600k vs. AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE ForumPhenom ii x4 965 /gtx 480 vs Intel i5 2500k/gtx 560 ForumIntel Core i3-3220 vs AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE ForumIntel i3 3220 vs AMD Phenom II x4 965 ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum3rd gen intel mobile cpu? Forum[Solved] CPU - Intel vs AMD Forum[Solved] AMD CPU's vs Intel i3 530 ForumIntel Core i7 3770k / i7 3770 / i5 3570k for advanced calculus More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !