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Can some1 explain what this 2 core ht 4 thread all means? Also how does it compare with the 2500k that does not have ht?
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In all honesty, most people won't use the hyper-threading to it's fullest extent, regardless of the CPU. If they do, they'd probably buy an i7-2600k.

The i5-2500k is the most popular CPU to build with right now because of how powerful it is for the money and only gets MORE powerful if you overclock it.

If you want a strong, stable CPU that will last you a while, get the i5-2500k. Trust me.
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Since budget isn't a big issue any more, I'll say intel. At least for this current point in time. That could all change in a month, though.
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