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: ForumFinal GPU Decision ForumPLEASE HELP WITH GPU/CPU DECISION !! ForumCPU decision HELP please. ForumFirst Time Builder Needing Help On GPU Decision ForumCPU decision ForumQuick GPU waterblock decision ! ForumCPU decision ForumSystem Built Except GPU Decision ! ForumNew build, need a decision on psu and cpu cooler ForumNew Gaming Build GPU Decision Forumquad intel CPU decision help? ForumCPU Scaling Question: 3870 Vs. 8800GT - Purchase Decision ForumLast Minute Decision - FX8120 vs FX8350 vs Intel i5 ForumAlright man, this is it, decision time o.O ForumRight decision ForumHelp with a tough decision ! ForumCPU decision ForumComputer Decision Help ForumNVIDIA GeForce gt 630m ForumWilling to upgrade MB, CPU, RAM Memory More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !