3820 or 3930k or 3970x Tags: CPUs Gaming Last response: June 12, 2013 4:17 PM in CPUs Share daz188 January 10, 2013 4:37:37 PM Hi everyone I currently have a 3820 overclocked to 4.5ghz. Is it worth upgrading to a 3930k or a 3970x if i only use the pc for gaming on 3 screens. Thanks in advance. Daz. More about : 3820 3930k 3970x dannyboy2233 a b à CPUs a b 4 Gaming June 12, 2013 4:17:59 PM If you only game, then not at all. If anything, you should spend the money upgrading GPU's (depending on what you have at the moment). At this level, the CPU will make almost no difference unless you are doing hardcore video editing and rendering. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhich is the best motherboard for an i7 3970x or i7 3930k? Forum Solvedi7 3820 to 3930k need advice Forum SolvedI7 3820 or 3930k Forum I7-3820 Oveclocked vs 3930K Forum 3930k or 3820 for gtx 780 sli Forum Photoshop cs6/lightroom i7 3930k + gtx 570 or i7 3820 + gtx 580 3b Forum I7 3930k or 3820 to avoid bottleneck 680 gtx Sli? Forum i7 3820 vs 3930K for proffesional music DAW Forum 3930K vs 3820 for audio work Forum Buying a Processor - i7 3930k, 3820, or Ivy Bridge Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !