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CPU recommendation?

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November 20, 2012 10:34:03 AM

Hi, please could someone help me to find the best processor out there for gaming, i have a budget of around $180 i can go a little bit higher. Thanks in advance, and sorry about the noob question :D 

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November 20, 2012 11:38:23 AM

Extend your budget around 40$ more and there you have it, Intel i5 3570k, The King of Gaming CPUs.
Pair it up with a good Z77 Mobo (preferably ASUS) and at least HD 7770 GPU. And, let the game begin.
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November 20, 2012 11:50:40 AM

What is the socket ? it is really hard without knowing the mobo...and other parts.
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November 20, 2012 11:52:04 AM

just the processor? don't need a motherboard, RAM, SSD/HD, video card or anything else?
November 20, 2012 7:33:20 PM

I am just looking for a decent processor really as i can buy the mobo around that as i have built systems but not high end gaming ones :)