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 117 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 Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !