Solved I5-3570k vs FX-8350 Tags: CPUs Overclocking Gaming Intel i5 Last response: November 5, 2012 9:30 PM in CPUs Share MellowOut November 5, 2012 7:19:53 PM Going to building a system soon and overclocking mainly a rig for gaming, was wondering which would be the better in the long run. More about : 3570k 8350 Dangi November 5, 2012 7:25:13 PM Right now i5 for gaming is better, in the long run if games developers start to use more than 2 cores then FX m 0 l Best solution DJDeCiBeL a c 283 à CPUs a c 110 K Overclocking a b 4 Gaming November 5, 2012 7:40:59 PM Developers programming for more cores will happen, but you'll want a better CPU than either one of those when it does, so the "more cores" argument (at least for anything you buy right now) is basically moot. Share Related resources AMD FX8350 vs Intel i5-3570k I want the hard truth. Video Rendering and Multi-tasking. - Forum FX-8350 vs i5-3570k - Forum FX-8350 Vs. Core i5-3570k - Forum AMD FX8350 8 Core Vs Intel Core i5-3570K 3rd Generation? - Forum i5-3570k vs AMD FX-8350 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer twelve25 a b à CPUs November 5, 2012 7:40:59 PM The long run is anyone's guess. Maybe the next version of Intel sucks and AMD gets it act together. Right now, though, the i5 has an advantage for gaming. m 0 l MellowOut November 5, 2012 9:29:44 PM Best answer selected by MellowOut. m 0 l MellowOut November 5, 2012 9:30:33 PM Thanks guys will most likely hold off till the Haswell hits m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Help noob! FX-8350 vs. i5-3570K Forum SolvedUpgrading from Phenom II X4 850; fx-8350 or i5-3570k? Forum SolvedIntel i5-3570k or AMD FX-8350? Forum SolvedAMD FX-8350 or Intel Core i5-3570K? Forum Solved[CPUs] Inte Core i5-3570, Intel Core i5-3570k, or an AMD FX-8350? Forum Opinions on CPU for gaming PC w/ R9 280x. i5-3570k or AMD FX8350 Forum So the fx-8350 should theoretically be faster than the -i5-3570K? Forum Theoretically, shouldn't the FX-8350 DESTROY the i5-3570K? Forum Best CPU for video editing? FX-8350, i5-3570k or i7-3770k Forum i5-3570k or FX-8350 Forum Is Cooler Master 525 watt enough for i5-3570k / FX-8350 ? Forum AMD FX-8350 OR INTEL I5-3570k Forum AMD FX-8350 CPU (8x 4.00GHz/8MB L2 Cache) or Intel® Core™ i5-3570K Pro Forum [CPUs] Inte Core i5-3570, Intel Core i5-3570k, or an AMD FX-8350? Forum Solvedi7-3770k vs i5-3570k? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !