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 Share Both will have about the same performance, both will not bottleneck the 660 gtx. But i rather get the i3-3220 for general usage. 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 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Sarutobi0997 February 4, 2013 11:04:36 PM Best answer selected by Sarutobi0997. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Pentium vs Intel core i3 Forum Pentium VS i3 in gaming Forum I3 3220 vs Pentium G840 Forum Ivy bridge pentium vs ivy bridge i3 Forum Pentium vs celeron VS I3 Forum SB Dual-Core Pentium vs i3 Forum I3 2100,2120 vs Pentium G620,630 Forum (new laptop) Intel Core i3 (Arrandale) vs Intel Pentium (Sandy Bridge) Forum Intel Pentium G645 vs Intel i3 2120 Forum Intel Core i3 vs . Pentium G860 Forum Pentium dual core vs core i3 Forum Pentium G2120 vs i3 3220? Forum Intel Pentium vs i3 Forum Core i3 3220 or Pentium G30? Forum I3 2100,2120 vs Pentium G620,630 Forum Intel pentium vs intel core i3 Forum Intel i3 vs pentium Forum Intel Pentium E2180 help Forum Pentium G2120 3.1GHz bottleneck the GTX 660? Forum [Solved] 2x Pentium 3 1.4 GHz vs 2.8 GHz Pentium 4 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !