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. m 0 l 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) m 0 l Related resources What CPU fan Cooler should be good enough to get the most of my I5 2500k? - Forum What PSU should i use for my intel core i5 2500k - Forum Amd FX 8320 or i5 2500k? - Forum i5 2500k, Hyper 212+, what to aim for - Forum Amd bulldozer vs i5 2500k vs i5 3750k - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bigcyco1 a b à CPUs a b À AMD November 17, 2012 7:22:22 AM Well unfortunately there is not really any AMD equivalent.I agree with above comments though. m 0 l 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. m 0 l 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. m 0 l nekulturny a c 78 à CPUs November 17, 2012 4:53:58 PM FX8350 m 0 l jaguarskx a c 471 à CPUs a c 118 À AMD November 17, 2012 6:26:58 PM Yep. FX8350 is the closest you can get. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIntel i5 2500k or AMD FX-8150? Forum SolvedWhich is better i5 2500k or Amd any budget cpu for Gaming??? Forum SolvedI5 2500k or amd Fx 8150 wich should i buy? Forum SolvedI5 2500k VS I5 3570K? What are the differences for gaming? Forum SolvedI5 2500k or i5 3750k? What one is better for overclocking? Forum SolvedWhat is the best combination - i5 2500k + z68 MOBO + HD6850/6870/GTX560Ti vs i5 Forum SolvedUpgrade to AMD 965 X4 or wait for i5 2500k price drop? Forum SolvedAMD fx8120 vs. i5 2500k Forum SolvedCore i5 2500k vs amd phenom ii x6 vs core i7 2600k Forum SolvedAMDFx-6100, i5 2500k, or AMD Fx-8120 Forum SolvedWhat is the correct voltage for an i5 2500k? Forum SolvedHello, i5 2500k, what mobo you guys suggest! Forum SolvedWhat sort of CPU temps should I be getting (i5 2500k)? Forum SolvedWhat is the best mobo and ram for i5 2500K Forum SolvedWhat is the Best AMD Alternative for i5 4670 / 4690 and ASUS H78 / H79 Pro ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !