Is the i5-3470 good for gaming? Tags: Homebuilt Overclocking Gaming Intel i5 Systems Last response: December 26, 2012 11:15 AM in Systems Share jussman66 December 26, 2012 9:40:54 AM Are there any big differences between this and the 3570k? I won't be overclocking so I didn't think it was worth it More about : 3470 good gaming abbadon_34 December 26, 2012 9:51:06 AM is it good for gaming? yes. are there any BIG differences without overclocking? do you consider a 0.2 ghz difference big? i'm guessing no m 0 l manofchalk a c 106 B Homebuilt system a c 177 K Overclocking a b 4 Gaming December 26, 2012 10:02:12 AM Its a bit slower than a 3570k at stock, and cant overclock. Still good for gaming though. m 0 l Related resources intel(r) core(tm) i5-3470 cpu @ 3.20ghz 3.20 ghz is is good for video games like dota2 ? - Forum i5-3470 good for HD 7950 - Forum AMD FX-8320 or Intel Core i5-3470 for Gaming? - Forum is the i5-3470 good for what i want? - Forum for gaming only,will i5-3470 put a big diffrence on fx-6300 ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hytecgowthaman December 26, 2012 10:29:33 AM 3570K Worth it.not only 0.2ghz also oc enabled. m 0 l hytecgowthaman December 26, 2012 10:35:30 AM Learn how to oc.its simple and easy. if u oc 3570K 800mhz.now its 1ghz faster then 3470. 1Ghz really help in gaming compare to 3470. think . its like not only u r butget. m 0 l mrdowntownkiller a b B Homebuilt system a b 4 Gaming December 26, 2012 11:15:39 AM the 3470 will perform exact the same as the 3570k perform , and wouldn't notice any change unless you overclock it at 4.0ghz ( Minimum ) , but the 3470 don't have this advantage "overclocking" m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Is I5-3470 and Asus HD7970 ok for modern day gaming ? Forum SolvedAMD FX-6300 VS Intel i5-3470 For Gaming Forum SolvedCore i3-3240 vs Core i5-3470 for gaming Forum is GTX 650Ti Boost 2 GB and i5-3470 is good for Bf3 ? Forum a good mobo to fit an i5-3470 Forum I5-3470 any good? Forum 120mm fan advice - Cooler Master K350 case (previously: Normal gaming temps for i5-3470 & Radeon HD 7950 3 Gb?) Forum i5-3470 vs i5-3550 for gaming Forum Solved~1200-1300 USD Gaming Build Opinions (need good case options) Forum SolvedIs my computer good enough for gaming? Forum SolvedGood Stereo Headphones for Gaming? Forum SolvedGood Gaming Mouse Forum SolvedGood gaming build Forum SolvedAre these Gaming PC specs good? Forum SolvedGood $1000 Gaming Laptop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !