Re: Total gaming rig final check over
Originally Posted by MegaMaccer
PC is solely for gaming, and the 2500k outperforms the 2600k in almost every test. As far as I know hyperthreading isn't actually that great for gaming, as of yet. Correct me if I'm wrong
Same thing just the 2600k has more threads and a higher memory cache than the 2500k. Plus it OC's better than the 2600k, since it doesnt have Hyper Threading.
Mine can OC better than most i5's i7's I got a pretty good chip. Its luck of the draw whether you geta good or bad overclockable chip.
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