I5-3570k or i5-2500k Tags: CPUs Gaming Intel i5 Battlefield Last response: December 24, 2012 8:06 PM in CPUs Share beeding December 24, 2012 5:21:28 PM So as you all might know, the i5-3570k and the i5-2500k have a $5 difference. Im going to be doing alot of gaming.. Such as DayZ, Battlefield 3, Arma 2, Dishonored, and Black Ops 2. Which is better in gaming? Please give a semi-detailed answer. Thx in advance More about : 3570k 2500k mcnumpty23 a b à CPUs December 24, 2012 5:26:19 PM 3570k is slightly faster though gets hotter when overclocked its newer architecture than 2500k so for a new build would be the way i would go m 0 l yyk71200 a b à CPUs December 24, 2012 8:06:02 PM No overclock to modest overclock -- 3570K High Overclock with air cooling -- 2500K High Overclock with custom water loop -- 3570K Considering you are not rally a PRO, go with 3570K m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI5-2500K or i5-3570K? Forum I5-3570k or the i5-2500k? (In my situation) Forum I5-3570K or i5-2500K? Forum I5-3570k vs i5-2500k Forum I5-2500k or i5-3570k? Forum I5-2500k ($220) vs i5-3570k ($210) Forum Solvedmobo for intel core i5-3570k Forum SolvedZ77-DS3H, i5-3570K hangs on BIOS splash screen Forum SolvedASRock H61M/U3S3 and i5-3570K Forum Solvedi5-2500k - Overclock Help needed Forum SolvedApproximate value of i5-3570k + mobo Forum Solvedi5-3570k temp high after installing a soundcard? Forum SolvedGaming motherboard for I5-3570k Forum SolvedWill a PCIe 3.0 slot be usable with an i5-2500K installed Forum Solvedi5-3570k upgrade to either 4670k or LGA 1155 i7 Forum Solvedi7-3770k vs i5-3570k? Forum Solvedi5-3570k overheating problem Forum SolvedPairing a r9 280x w/ i5-2500k Forum SolvedHELP! I5-3570k cpu usage goes up to 90% when playing bf4. Forum SolvedSelling an i5-2500k Brand New ***SOLD*** Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !