Closed I3 vs Pentium Tags: CPUs Gtx Pentium Gaming Last response: February 4, 2013 11:18 PM in CPUs Share Sarutobi0997 February 4, 2013 10:34:05 PM to be paired up with a GTX 660 which is better for mid range (1080p med/high detail) gaming, i3 2100 or Intel Pentium G2120? More about : pentium Best solution djangoringo a b à CPUs a b 4 Gaming February 4, 2013 10:45:00 PM Both will have about the same performance, both will not bottleneck the 660 gtx. But i rather get the i3-3220 for general usage. Share djangoringo a b à CPUs a b 4 Gaming February 4, 2013 10:53:03 PM It's better for about the same price, it has improved faster cores, from ivybridge architecture. You can find the i3-3220 at 120$ in ncix.com : http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=75429&promoid=1292 Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Sarutobi0997 February 4, 2013 11:04:36 PM Best answer selected by Sarutobi0997. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPentium vs i3 for Home Computing Forum SolvedPentium 4 vs Intel Core i3 Forum SolvedPentium G3220 vs. i3 4330 for HTPC Forum SolvedPentium 4 vs Core i3 (GHz confusion) Forum Solvedi3 3220 + gtx650ti vs Pentium g2020 + hd 7850 Forum i3 vs Pentium Forum Solvedi3 3220 Vs pentium G 2010 Forum SolvedPentium G2130 vs i3 2120 Forum Solved(new laptop) Intel Core i3 (Arrandale) vs Intel Pentium (Sandy Bridge) Forum SolvedClarkdale i3 540 vs Sandy Bridge Pentium/i3 Forum Pentium G3220 vs I3 2120? Worth the upgrade? Forum pentium vs i3 Forum Haswell Pentium + GeForce GT630 vs Core i3 + Intel HD Graphics? Forum intel core i3 4130 vs pentium g3220 Forum New Hasswell CPU for Gaming... Pentium G3420 vs i3 4130 vs i5 4330, which one to get? Forum Celeron and Pentium Vs. I3 Forum intel pentium vs i3 Forum i3 3220 vs Pentium G860 Forum Intel Pentium G2020 vs i3 3220 Forum Intel Pentium G2020 Vs Intel Core I3 3220 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !