Originally Posted by KILLER_K;13636621
Or perhaps people that can use the extra cores? I swear i don't see why it always has to be someone saying a 2600k cpu in a mentioned 990x thread. Or the opposite in a 2600k. This stuff gets pretty old quickly here.
The best would depend on what you are planning to do, if you plan to overclock. As a lot of decisions can be made off those few things there.
Simple, he asked for the fastest processor. The 2600k and 990x are both "the fastest" for different applications. It's completely understandable that both were mentioned in this thread.
Edit: Title should be spelled whats the fastest Intel processor.
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