CPU+GPU decision? Tags: New Build Overclocking Intel i5 HD Systems Last response: July 13, 2012 10:59 PM in Systems Share billleroy July 13, 2012 10:52:15 PM i can get a i5 2500 and a hd 7850 or a i5 2400 and a hd 7870, i won't be overclocking either CPU or GPU which is best suited for gaming? More about : cpu gpu decision moornix July 13, 2012 10:59:48 PM billleroy said:i can get a i5 2500 and a hd 7850 or a i5 2400 and a hd 7870, i won't be overclocking either CPU or GPU which is best suited for gaming? The difference is mild, but for gaming the GPU is more important so a 7870 + i5 2400 is more appropriate. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Final GPU Decision Forum PLEASE HELP WITH GPU/CPU DECISION !! Forum CPU decision HELP please. Forum First Time Builder Needing Help On GPU Decision Forum CPU decision Forum Quick GPU waterblock decision ! Forum CPU decision Forum System Built Except GPU Decision ! Forum New build, need a decision on psu and cpu cooler Forum New Gaming Build GPU Decision Forum quad intel CPU decision help? Forum CPU Scaling Question: 3870 Vs. 8800GT - Purchase Decision Forum Last Minute Decision - FX8120 vs FX8350 vs Intel i5 Forum Alright man, this is it, decision time o.O Forum Right decision Forum Help with a tough decision ! Forum CPU decision Forum Computer Decision Help Forum NVIDIA GeForce gt 630m Forum Willing to upgrade MB, CPU, RAM Memory Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !