Thanks for the replies, I appreciate them all. Guess I'll stick with the Xeon.
Just some more questions. So does the Xeon perform the same as the i7 without overclocking in gaming? Is there any "less framerates-per-second" or something like that? To be honest I'm planning on playing games like Crysis 3 and Rome II Total War at max settings next year in 1920x1080 resolution. Just can't resist those eye-sex