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Hello people! Nice to meet you all.
Before I go into asking the question, I just want to let you know that I don't actually own a CPU at the moment because my old fx-4100 fried 2 months ago and I've been processor-less since then but I have the other parts nevertheless.
And no piledriver recommendations!! I miss using my RIG frown.gif

This is my current specs:
Corsair Vengeance 8GB DDR3 1600Mhz
Western Digital 500GB
Western Digital Raptor Drive 160GB
Palit GTX 560 Ti 448 Core
MSI 990XA-GD55 Motherboard
COOLERMASTER GX-750W PSU

Ok now for the question

Excluding the fx-8150 (too costly) and the phenom 2 1100t and 1090t (as they are very difficult to find in the UK) , what processor is the best for both gaming and video rendering?

I want a general solution! I know intel is the best but I can't afford it and I'll always remain an AMD fan so no intel recommendations thank you.
 
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Well how about any 6 core Phenom II's?
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If I was to switch intel I would have opted for that but I can't afford it and the hassle of selling my motherboard will just cause an inconvenience and I'll probably not get a good deal for it frown.gif
 
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3570k or 3770k. Edit: Reread op.
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Quote:
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Well how about any 6 core Phenom II's?

I may consider that actually.smile.gif
 
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3570k or 3770k. Edit: Reread op.

lol
 
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find a 955 and OC that sucker, got one in a friends build and have had ZERO problems playing anything.
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find a 955 and OC that sucker, got one in a friends build and have had ZERO problems playing anything.

is it good for video rendering too?
 
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i5 3570K (4.4Ghz @1.28) AsRock Extreme 4 Z77 Sapphire HD 7950 Kingston Hyper X Beast 
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Philips 247E3LPHSU 23.6 inch LED  Razer Lycosa Gaming Keyboard Coolermaster GX-750W NZXT Phantom  
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Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 320GB 3.5 SATA 22x HITACHI LG DVDRAM GH41N, SONY 16X DVD ROM ARCTIC FREEZER XTREME REV 2 Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit Edition 
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ASUS VH222H 22" Logitech EX100 Wirless 750W ORYXX ULTRA GAMERS Black Ultimate Gaming Case. 
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Originally Posted by Jim888 View Post

find a 955 and OC that sucker, got one in a friends build and have had ZERO problems playing anything.

Why? He has a b50 which is the equivalent of a 955.
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