For what applications does CPU matter Tags: CPUs Photo Last response: December 12, 2012 11:23 PM in CPUs Share kuttaman December 12, 2012 10:03:36 PM i3 vs AMD 6300 vs i5 IF for gaming (video recording and editing/rendering) or photo editing or music production (all 3 things I want to do) when will a higher or more expensive CPU matter. More about : applications cpu matter Brett928S2 a b à CPUs December 12, 2012 10:34:10 PM for EVERYTHING.... kuttaman December 12, 2012 11:20:46 PM I meant in regards to i3 vs AMD vs i5, what can be done in i5 and not in i3 for example Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Brett928S2 a b à CPUs December 12, 2012 11:23:36 PM kuttaman said:I meant in regards to i3 vs AMD vs i5, what can be done in i5 and not in i3 for example Hi Depends on the programs...too general a question to be answered... All the best Brett Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMatching CPU with GPU, does it matter ? ForumSata 3 or Sata 6, What 's the diff? Does it matter ? Wait? ForumDoes pump speed matter ? ForumTwo 120 gb or One 240 gb SSD? Does it matter ? ForumHow much does mhz really matter for ram? ForumDoes Core i7 QPI Matter ? ForumDoes cache size matter that much? ForumDoes Latency Matter ? ForumDoes it matter what Windows version I get? ForumCPU Hits 100% no matter what game I run!! ForumDoes brand of Thermal Compound matter ? ForumA RAID that just works - no matter what ForumDoes a high FSB really matter ?? ForumDoes the HD matter for a gaming build? ForumDoes CPU Stepping matter ? ForumDoes Chipset-to-GPU Matching Matter ? ForumDoes a high FSB really matter ?? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !