Good I3 3rd gen processors for gaming Tags: CPUs Gaming Processors Product Last response: October 21, 2012 5:31 AM in CPUs Share neckneck October 21, 2012 1:12:59 AM I'm looking for a good affordable i3 processor for gaming. Preferably around $100 if possible. Also is the ivy pentium compat on a lga 1155 socket More about : good 3rd gen processors gaming strife_ff7 October 21, 2012 1:50:21 AM Best gaming cpu for $100 is the pentium g2120 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... BeastLeeX October 21, 2012 2:21:03 AM get a pentium g630 or so, and grab an i5 once you get the cash Related resources Laptop processor Intel 3rd Gen i3 or i5 for student multitasking? - Forum I3 3rd gen ---plz choose - Forum 3rd gen i5 or i3 ? - Forum Amd a8 4555 APU vs 3rd gen core i3 - Forum Is the 3rd Gen Intel® Core i5-3350P processor good for gaming - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer neckneck October 21, 2012 5:14:22 AM Ivy bridge pentium is better than an ivy bridge i3? or is the i3 just not worth the money NoUserBar a b à CPUs October 21, 2012 5:31:19 AM i3 is better, most new games use at least 2 cores now. If you can afford 20-30 dollars more go with newer duo core i3s. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Can pcie 2.0x16 gpu can work with 3.0x16 slot with core 3rd gen i3 processer on Forum 2nd gen i5 or 3rd gen i3 ? Forum Intel desktop 2nd gen +a GPU VS 3rd gen + it's built-in GPU? Forum Difference between core 2 duo and core i3 processors ? Forum Intel DH67BL with 3rd gen . Compatability Forum 3rd Gen i3 with 1 gb card or i5 without one Forum Want to build a I5 3rd gen PC Forum I5 3550 3rd gen ,need help about it. Forum I7 2600k or i7 3rd gen CPU? Forum 1st gen CPU vs 3rd gen CPU (Intel) Forum 3rd Gen Intel Core i7 Laptops Forum Motherboard Compatibility with 3rd Gen Intel i3 CPU Forum Bad fps on intel dh77kc with i5 3570k 3rd gen processor Forum Intel 3rd Gen Mobo question Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !