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I have a AMD X6 1055T in my system and my board has burnt out so need a new one, My question is should i keep this CPU and get a new board or buy one of the intel cpu's


1055T is a 6 core clocked at 2.8ghz but can be over clocked
I5 2500k is a 4 core clocked at 3.3ghz
I5 2400s is a 4 core clocked at 2.50ghz


whats the difference in the 3 cup's would I see a difference,
is it worth moving over to intel or should I wait ?


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Edited by zoneuk - 10/16/11 at 3:28am
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Originally Posted by zoneuk;15328353 
I have a AMD X6 1055T in my system and my board has burnt out so need a new one, My question is should i keep this CPU and get a new board or buy one of the intel cpu's


1055T is a 6 core clocked at 2.8ghz but can be over clocked
I5 2500k is a 4 core clocked at 3.3ghz
I5 2400s is a 4 core clocked at 2.50ghz


whats the difference in the 3 cup's would I see a difference,
is it worth moving over to intel or should I wait ?


normal LED TV 1366 x 768

pc spec below
The intel 2500k is a nice CPU but still pretty expensive frown.gif. But you can also stick with the AMD and overclock it to a 1090T smile.gif.

6 core is handy for programs and such, 4 cores is better for games because games don't use more then 4 cores expect RTS games like Supreme Commander.
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Price to performance the amd will win no contest. You already have the processor why spend nearly 400$ for a revamp?
    
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Price to performance the amd will win no contest. You already have the processor why spend nearly 400$ for a revamp?

Um.... The i5 2500k has a better price performance ratio. Its only the 1090t that beats it I think.
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