Cpu advice for new home theatre build Tags: Build CPUs Systems Product Last response: December 3, 2012 11:07 PM in Systems Share castortroy45 December 3, 2012 4:56:07 AM Im building a new home theatre pc and heres the build so far Case - Coolermaster Haf Xb MB - GIGABYTE GA-78LMT-USB3 AM3+ Ram - 8GB XMS2 1333 Video - HIS HD 6670 2GB Antec Earth Watts 500w PSU However i cant decide on a cpu..ive been between the 4100,4170 and 6100. The most ill spend on the cpu is $120. Any suggestions? More about : cpu advice home theatre build hbeduryan818 December 3, 2012 4:58:04 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... manofchalk a c 116 à CPUs December 3, 2012 5:02:16 AM If its a HTPC then just get a cheap Ivy Bridge i3. Performance isnt really a consideration moreso than power consumption. This also means you wont have to get a GPU since it has integrated graphics. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer castortroy45 December 3, 2012 11:07:19 PM thanks for the input im leaning torward amd since theyre cheaper. im considering that 6300 seems like a great value. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New build help - gaming/home theatre rig Forum Home Theatre PC New Build Forum SolvedNew Budget Home Theatre PC help Forum SolvedNew Budget Home Theatre PC help Forum SolvedPlanning to buy new home theatre for PC Forum SolvedLooking to create/build first home theatre setup. Requesting help Forum SolvedHome Theatre/Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedTrouble getting sound from home theatre system with my new tv - help appreciated! Forum Connecting New Samsung HDTV to Home Theatre, etc Forum SolvedNew home office PC build parts advice Forum Building Home Theatre PC , feedback and suggestions wanted Forum SolvedNew home server build, need raid card advice! Forum Home Theatre / General Use PC (budget build) Forum Gaming and Home Theatre - Advice for a FINAL CHECK! Forum NAS unit to supplement 2011 Mac Mini Home Theatre - Build or Buy? Forum Server/Home Theatre Build Forum First build for gaming rig/55inch HDTV home theatre Forum Home-Theatre or PC Speakers - Advice?? Forum SolvedAdvice for new home-build Forum $1.2k home theatre build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !