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Intel Core i5-2500K 3.3 GHz 6 MB Cache Socket LGA1155 Processor

4ghz P95 stable @ stock volts.... 4.5ghz P95 stable @ 1.35v.... what else is there to say....

SRICE4904

Pros: Great overclocker, cheap, runs cool

Cons: Not hyper Threaded

I think my summary sums it up lol forgive the pun but I couldn't have been more happy with the overclocking performance of this CPU. 4ghz at stock volts Prime95 stable?!? Only 1.35 vcore required for 4.5 ghz Prime95 stability?!? I never thought it could be this easy to get amazing performance out of a inexpensive cpu. Oh and I bought my 2500K on ebay with a ASUS P8Z77-V mobo, Patriot G2...
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Great budget LGA 2011 CPU!
Great budget LGA 2011 CPU!
Great processor.  As fast as it gets in this range.  #1.  Period.
Great processor. As fast as it gets in this range. #1. Period.

Intel Core i7-4790K Processor- BX80646I74790K

Pros: Super fast in both multi-threaded and single-threaded tasks. Idles extremely cool. Strangely cool in fact, but in a good way.

Cons: Not quite the OC'er Intel wanted us to think it was. But has 4.0 stock & 4.4GHz boost, so that's ok. Runs warm when OC'ed.

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Intel Core i7-4700MQ Processor 2.4GHz FCPGA946 47 W Mobile Processor

Intel Core i7-4700MQ Processor 2.4GHz FCPGA946 47 W Mobile Processor

“The i7 4700MQ is the mobile Haswell "entry level, quad core of the high end product family" Its a bit of a mouth full if your new to the mobile space, so I will break down that statement as best I can. First off, i7 does NOT automatically denote a quad mobile chip, as there are i7 Dual core variants that have hyperthreading, slightly higher clocks (compared to i5's) and typically a slightly...” --TheReciever

100% Positive Reviews
AMD A4-3300 APU with AMD Radeon 6410 HD Graphics 2.5GHz Socket FM1 65W Dual-Core Processor - Retail (AD3300OJGXBOX)

AMD A4-3300 APU with AMD Radeon 6410 HD Graphics 2.5GHz Socket FM1 65W Dual-Core Processor - Retail (AD3300OJGXBOX)

“At 2.5GHz dual-core CPU with a discrete class iGPU, this APU is tough to beat in terms of overall value. The CPU is great for general computing like internet browsing, emails, apps, productivity applications, HD videos/movies, music, and even some gaming. Multi-tasking is actually pretty good with this APU as long as you pair it with good RAM. By all means it's not meant to be a gaming APU,...” --newbiegeekie

100% Positive Reviews
Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5 GHz 8 MB Cache Socket LGA1155 Processor

Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5 GHz 8 MB Cache Socket LGA1155 Processor

“Decided to switch to a 3770k from a 2500k when I found a deal for $220 from a fellow OCN member. It is a delidled chip and I personally sanded (or polished) the aluminum plate on top of the cpu die and also the side that has contact with the CPU die itself with a 1500 grit sand paper. Temps with an EVO cooler has been excellent. ON STOCK settings IDLE temps are around low 20s and Highest temp...” --akbisw

100% Positive Reviews
AMD Opteron 6234 2.4GHz Socket G34 115W 12-Core Server Processor

AMD Opteron 6234 2.4GHz Socket G34 115W 12-Core Server Processor

Series: Opteron L3 Cache: 16MB Manufacturing Tech: 32 nm 64 bit Support: Yes Cooling Device: Cooling device not included - Processor Only Virtualization Technology Support: Yes Average CPU Power: 80W

AMD FX-9370 4.7GHz Socket AM3+ Eight-Core Desktop Processor

AMD FX-9370 4.7GHz Socket AM3+ Eight-Core Desktop Processor

“[Here's the review I wrote over at the Egg where I bought it. I thought the review really belonged here where it might actually be read by like minds. Testing was initially done with a Arctic Freezer 64 Pro with a rear fan added for push-pull, on Arctic Silver 5 paste. This of course proved inefficient and ineffective, so in went a Corsair h100i 240mm liquid cooler and Tuniq TX-4 paste.] This...” --Anthropolis

100% Positive Reviews
Intel Core i7-2600K 3.4 GHz 8 MB Cache Socket LGA1155 Processor

Intel Core i7-2600K 3.4 GHz 8 MB Cache Socket LGA1155 Processor

“I originally bought an Intel i5 2500K, however I ended up buying this for the increased performance in multi-core applications (such as After Effects, Photoshop, and 3DS Max). It also supports VT-D, which is another huge plus for me. The idle temp is very low (34C with stock cooler), and my load temp has never passed 65C. The stock cooler is so effective, I don't see the need to ever buy an...” --rjackowens

100% Positive Reviews
Intel Core i7-3632QM 2.20GHz Quad-Core CPU 6M 5.0GTS Socket G2 SR0V0 OEM

Intel Core i7-3632QM 2.20GHz Quad-Core CPU 6M 5.0GTS Socket G2 SR0V0 OEM

Intel Core i7-3632QM 2.20GHz Quad-Core CPU 6M 5.0GTS Socket G2 SR0V0 OEM

Intel Core i7-4930K Ivy Bridge-E Hexa-Core Processor 3.4 GHz 12MB Cache LGA 2011, No Fan, Retail - BX80633I74930K

Intel Core i7-4930K Ivy Bridge-E Hexa-Core Processor 3.4 GHz 12MB Cache LGA 2011, No Fan, Retail - BX80633I74930K

“I traded this from the same guy I got the 3930k from and this CPU is nice and easy to overclock, will definitely run cooler, but, again, is a lottery. Not all CPU's can handle high speed RAM. My chip isn't able to handle anything more than 8GBs of DDR3 2400. If I want my 16GBs usable, then I have to step down to 2133. Gaming: This CPU does pretty much the same as its predecessor, my minimum...” --bigkahuna360

100% Positive Reviews
Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz LGA1155

Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz LGA1155

“It's fast. Not really much to say, got all the features like PCI-E 3.0, Quad-Core, Unlocked, 22 nm, faster memory clocks. Dislike all you want, you know I just summarized every review about the i5 3570k.” --RainbowPee

100% Positive Reviews
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