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Previous gen core i5 650

Advantages: Cheap, consumes very less power
Disadvantages: slow, cannot be overclocked

...I bought this pc in the January of 2011. At that time the second generation of Intel core i5 processors were not available. The configuration of my pc: Core i5 650, base frequency 3.2 GhzDh55pj mainboard2 Gb DDR-3 RAM (TEAM)5 ...

fahim1rocks 23.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Core i5 650 / 3.2 GHz processor

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A speedy, cool-running, efficient CPU. Highly recommended.

Advantages: Speedy, runs cool, doesn't use very much power, cheap for the performance
Disadvantages: The integrated graphics aren't great for graphically intensive applications

Intel Core i3 2120 The 'Core i3 2120' is a computer CPU produced by Intel. It runs on the LGA1155 socket (otherwise known as the 'Sandy Bridge' socket), runs at 3.3GHz and is geared more towards the budget market than the high-price market. Ease of In ...

Coolchris330 05.03.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Core i3 2120 / 3.3 GHz processor

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Best Budget GAMING Processor - i3 2120

Advantages: Bang For It's Buck, Fast-Responsive, High Cores + Threads, High Clock Speed
Disadvantages: In-buit HD Graphics 2000, No Overclocking

OVERVIEW - The i3 2120 is one of the BEST processors when it comes to a low range budget gaming computer (450-650). It features a quite powerful dual-core 3.3 GHz factory clock speed but is NOT unlocked, making it unreliable for over clocking. This proce ...

PeterJopy 05.10.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Core i3 2120 / 3.3 GHz processor

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My Over-Clocking King.

Advantages: Easy to overclock, runs cool, doesn't use much energy.
Disadvantages: May require a large heatsink and fan replacement, as the stock HSF is not very good.

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Wheelchair.Wiz 16.02.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 / 3 GHz processor

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Fantastic chip, even better when overclocked

Advantages: Cheap, fast and cool
Disadvantages: it's not a quad core, £130 may be too much for some

It took a while for Intel to wake up and smell the prices of AMD shares recently (AMD being Intel's main competitor). After years of AMD taking bite after bite out of Intel's market share with innovative, efficient, fast and affordable processors, Intel f ...

piloteer81 14.06.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 / 3 GHz processor

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