AMD FX-4100 Vs Intel Core i3 2120 Tags: CPUs Intel AMD Last response: January 29, 2013 8:13 AM in CPUs Share develgum January 29, 2013 7:39:02 AM Hello everyone. I want to buy my brother his own desktop computer but I don't know whether to get an AMD FX-4100 or an Intel i3 2120. He's into gaming lately but I can only afford a budget pc. All the other specs are the same. So which should I buy? 1GB GeFORCE GT630 DDR5 More about : amd 4100 intel core 2120 amuffin a c 185 à CPUs a b å Intel a b À AMD January 29, 2013 7:57:27 AM Gaming would be the i3-2120. m 0 l BuddiLuva a b à CPUs January 29, 2013 7:58:15 AM What games will he be playing, the i3 is better, but if there is a price difference I would go with the cheaper solution and use the saved extra money to buy a better graphcis card. That way it'll run better. What's your budget? m 0 l Related resources AMD FX 4100 Vs Intel Core I3 2120 - Forum Amd fx-2100/2170 vs intel core i3 2100/2120/2130 for gaming - Forum Intel Core i3 2120 vs AMD FX 6100 - Forum My AMD Phenom II X4 965 Vs Intel Core i3 2120 - Forum Intel i3 2100/2120 or AMD FX4100 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ASHISH65 a b à CPUs a b å Intel a b À AMD January 29, 2013 8:09:18 AM Consider i3 2120.Intel i3 is far better than fx 4100 even pentium dual core beats fx due to poor single threaded performance see here- http://m.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-fx-pentium-apu... m 0 l ASHISH65 a b à CPUs a b å Intel a b À AMD January 29, 2013 8:11:51 AM If you are in tight buget then get 3rd gen pentium g2130 @ 3.2ghz at $86.it is mostly perform close to i3.and then you can get hd 7770 or gtx 650ti with cpu. m 0 l darth pravus a b à CPUs January 29, 2013 8:13:48 AM +1 I think the cheaper pentium and a better GPU is the best option for budget gaming. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCpu Bottlenecking, Intel core i3 2120 + AMD Radeon HD 7950 Forum SolvedCpu Bottlenecking, Intel core i3 2120: Amd radeon HD 7950 or nvidia gtx 570? Forum SolvedIs AMD FX-4100 better than Intel Core i3 540? Forum Intel Core i3 (3220 vs 2120) Forum Intel 3.1 GHz Core i3 2100 or AMD 3.6 GHz AM3+ FX4100 Forum Intel i3 2120 vs AMD Phenom II x4 965 BE Forum Core i3 2100 & 2120 vs AMD Forum AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor VS Intel Core i3-2120 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor for gaming Forum Solvedhello i have recently bought a used computer ,ThinkCentre Edge 71 (1577K8U) Desktop PC Intel Core i3 2120 (3.30GHz) 4GB DDR3 5 Forum SolvedMotherboard, having a graphic-card slot; supporting Intel Core i3 2120T - x64-bit @ 2.60 GHz Forum Solveddo the intel core i3 2120 and the intel core i7 4770k have the same compatibility? Forum SolvedCore i5 750 vs Core i3 2120 Forum SolvedIntel Core i3 3220 vs AMD FX-6300 Forum SolvedWill my intel core i3 2120 work with a 3rd generation motherboard? Forum SolvedIntel Core i3 4340 Vs Amd Fx 8350 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !