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Fastest and most Versatile CPU I Have Used

Advantages: Fast, better than some i7s, can over clock, will last a few years before update
Disadvantages: Quite expensive, requires new hardware

...the computer which I built last year (total £560) I decided to choose this i5 processor from Intel being a top mid range CPU. It's not too expensive and will suit most computer users looking to build or upgrade their PC. - Who's this CPU for? - Some ...

jonnyleung 05.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Quad-Core I5-2500K 3.3 GHz

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Great CPU for the money- Can game as well!

Advantages: Fast and snappy, Can Game
Disadvantages: Not all can afford

Not a too expensive CPU but it gets the job done quick and easy. It can do some pretty serious gaming as well but if you're just wanting that, go for an I7 instead although it is a bit on the high price side... I have to say, though, it is absolutely gre ...

TommyP7845 06.05.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Quad-Core I5-2500K 3.3 GHz

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competitive with quad core processors

Advantages: everything
Disadvantages: none

Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 / 3.16 GHz *** This is my favorite processor and I love to have this in my one of the PC at home due to its great performance and speed. Some processors are really very affordable and trustable with long run capacity and features to ...

gemsarchitect 03.03.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Dual-Core E8500 3.16 GHz

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Core 2 Duo E8500

Advantages: Very Fast, good overclocker
Disadvantages: Possible Temperature problem, E8400 is worth a look at

The Core 2 Duo E8500 is an extremely fast processor for the LGA 775 socket. At a stock speed of 3.16 Ghz, it is already fast enough to accomedate most user's need, but if people want to push it further, then thats not a problem for this. I ...

Kovu123 21.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Dual-Core E8500 3.16 GHz

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Intel Core 2 Duo E8500, its worth it.

Advantages: Good for avarage pc and gamers, stable if all is updated, silent fan.
Disadvantages: Fan can be to weak if alot of heavy processes are running.

This is the same intel Core 2 Duo i have in my PC at this very moment i'm typing this. And you know why i choose it? Because the difference between the 3.00 and the 3.16GHz was so small i decided to take this one. Why didn't i take the 3.20? Because the e ...

thedarkshado 30.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Dual-Core E8500 3.16 GHz

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