Cpu, Which one? Tags: CPUs Power Consumption Last response: November 24, 2012 6:44 AM in CPUs Share hugh117 November 23, 2012 8:26:41 PM So for Christmas I'll be getting £125 from my parents to buy a new CPU. At the moment im struggling to choose. What i want from my CPU is..... -To be £125 or lower :L - 4 cores or more -be able to overclock to 4ghz on arctic cooler freezer pro 7 - have under 95w consumption Ive been looking at the fx 8320 which is very good but the power consumption is too high for my liking but at the same time the i5 2500k/3570k are a little out of my budget More about : cpu djangoringo a b à CPUs November 23, 2012 8:33:09 PM http://www.amazon.co.uk/AMD-FX6300-Edition-4-1GHz-Socke... obsama1 a b à CPUs November 23, 2012 9:08:14 PM Yes, I recommend the FX-6300. Overclocks well, has 6 cores, but it uses 125w. If you can overlook that, it's great. Related resources Which one is the best cpu for heavy multitasker - Forum Which one buying new mobo and cpu - Forum If you had to pick any of one cpu out of this group which would it be? - Forum Which one of these CPU 's is the best for gaming? - Forum cpu with integrated graphics, future proof, which one - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hugh117 November 24, 2012 6:11:52 AM Well if its uses 125W i might aswell just get a fx 8120 or a fx 8320 twelve25 a b à CPUs November 24, 2012 6:18:11 AM 6300 is actually 95W. hugh117 November 24, 2012 6:44:28 AM Ok, my CPU at the moment is 95w i dont want to go over that mark. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Which one of these CPU ,MOBO,RAM combos are better for a Gaming Rig? Forum 3770K vs 2700K - Which one for best CPU speeds on air? Forum Which one of the CPU Temperature is correct? Forum Which one i s better for a cpu cooler Forum Which one of these three CPU Cooler should I get? Forum Which of the temp of my CPU is the real one ? Forum CPU Temp or Core Temp? Which one matters? Forum CPU Coolers, which one is better? Forum Which device i use for multiple of monitors to connect one cpu Forum I7 vs. Xeon, which one of these specific cpu 's should i get? Forum Which CPU is the better one ? Forum Where can I find a good mechanical keyboard? Forum Which CPU for an HTPC Forum Which Cpu i should Choose? Forum Which CPU Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !