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i3 2100 vs Fx 4100?

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I was planning to buy an i3 but now these are out I'm not totally sure. I can only find reviews of the 8 core.
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Just go with i3. Best dual core available that can match AMD quad core level perfomance.
    
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FX 4100 can be OC'ed, but the 1155 platform might be more viable for you (Z68 or P67 that is). Pure CPU vs CPU, FX 4100
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post #4 of 10
Simply go with i3 !
AMD is a joke ..
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Take the i3 or go for a phenomII x4 cpu.
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i'd recommend i3 over the AMD offering..even though i just ordered one..gonna overclock it til it DIES!
 
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AMD Is Full Form For "Are Microchips Dead"........i3 Is The BEST And The BEAST!!!!
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post #8 of 10
Go with the I3.
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i3-2100 is a decent gaming cpu, i ran one for a while and it blew away my 965 BE

plus, having 1155 socket mobo will have you ready for Ivy Bridge.
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Yep I3 or better yet save save and save a bit and get the I5 2500k trust me you want that! I was a Ex-AMD Fanboy (after Bulldozer release) and Im saving my cash for Sandy Bridge-E and will over clock the living **** outa it. And will SLI my Hawk. The ultimate gaming machine. If anyone has and recommendations please send me a message.
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