Core i3 3220 vs Core 2 Quad Q9650 Tags: CPUs Core Quad Last response: February 2, 2013 8:52 PM in CPUs Share walidshady February 2, 2013 8:40:46 PM Hello everyone, which one of the following CPUs better for gaming ( high settings at 720p ) i3 3220 or core 2 quad Q9650 , also my GPU Sapphire HD 6950 1GB, so which one do u guys advice me to go with? More about : core 3220 core quad q9650 chromic a b à CPUs February 2, 2013 8:52:42 PM i would say 3220, only cause it has alot more single core power they are pretty equal tho http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/49?vs=677 not sure gamewise but i would go with i3-3220 cause it uses lot less power and has better architechture Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumCore i3 3220 or Pentium G30? ForumA10-5800k xfired w/ 2 GB 6670 vs . i3 3220 w/ 7770 ForumIntel Core 2 Quad-Core vs i3 550 ForumI3 vs amd quad core ForumAMD Phenom II X4 965 Vs Intel i3 3220 ForumSelection between Intel core 2 quad Q9650 vs Intel Core i7-920 ForumI3 3220 vs FX 6300 ForumFx 4300 vs i3 3220 ForumI7-920 vs . Core 2 Quad Q9650 ForumAMD CPU CLOCK vs i3 3220 ForumCore 2 Quad q9650 vs i5-2500k ForumAmd a10+ igpu vs i3 3220 + hd 6670 ForumQuad Q9650 vs core i7 920 ForumI3 3220 vs fx 6300 ForumAMD Phenom II x4 965 BE vs Intel Core i3 3220 Forum212 evo fan replacement ForumPc processor is fastest i3 2350m 2 30 gigahertz or intel core i5 3210m 2 5 gigah ForumCeleron e1200 Duo core and P5N-MX ForumTurning off a core in a Module ForumIs Core i3 3220 a good CPU for gaming ? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !