What is the AMD equivlent to an i5 2500k? Tags: CPUs AMD Intel i5 Processors Last response: November 17, 2012 6:26 PM in CPUs Share xcitrusx November 17, 2012 5:33:16 AM I'd like to upgrade my processor and have heard that the i5 2500k is pretty good and am wondering if AMD competitor to it is any good? More about : amd equivlent 2500k cbag November 17, 2012 6:27:54 AM 8350 probably closest AMD chip. mocchan a c 109 à CPUs November 17, 2012 7:06:13 AM ^ Yep FX-81XX/83XX are the closest competitors to the Intel Core i5's (SB & IB) Related resources AMD Equivelent to i5 2500 - Forum What AMD cpu = i5 2500k in performance - Forum Amd Fx 4300 or intel i5 2500k best price/performance ratio - Forum Question about fx4100 - Forum AMD 4170 vs Intel I5 2500k - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bigcyco1 a b à CPUs November 17, 2012 7:22:22 AM Well unfortunately there is not really any AMD equivalent.I agree with above comments though. mocchan a c 109 à CPUs November 17, 2012 7:42:20 AM bigcyco1 said:Well unfortunately there is not really any AMD equivalent.I agree with above comments though. MajinCry a b à CPUs November 17, 2012 8:33:18 AM Err...I will say that the 965 BE is only 25% worse, clock for clock, than the 2500k. However, the 965 is half the price of the 2500k. nekulturny a c 76 à CPUs November 17, 2012 4:53:58 PM FX8350 jaguarskx a c 333 à CPUs a b À AMD November 17, 2012 6:26:58 PM Yep. FX8350 is the closest you can get. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAmd bulldozer vs i5 2500k vs i5 3750k ForumIntel i5 2500k or AMD FX-8150? ForumWhich is better i5 2500k or Amd any budget cpu for Gaming??? ForumAMD Bulldozer FX 8120 VS Intel core i5 2500k ForumI5 2500k or amd Fx 8150 wich should i buy? ForumAmd bulldozer vs i5 2500k ForumAMD FX 8120 vs Intel Core I5 2500K ForumI5 2500k or AMD Bulldozer FX ForumAMD Vs Intel (Fx8150 vs i5 2500k ForumAMD FX 8120 vs Intel Core I5 2500K ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumAMD a6-5400k emulator performance Forum[Solved] AMD Phenom II stock cooler on FM2 board? Forum[Solved] What's a good price sweetspot for i7-3770 Forum[Solved] Intel v AMD: physics simulations and modeling More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !