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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 Dual-Core I5-650 3.2 GHz

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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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World is rocketing fast

Advantages: Speed
Disadvantages: Cost

I used this processor in the gaming system that I built for myself at home. It is kind of expensive but if you spend the money once I believe you should spend it wisely. Also try using multiple fans and a really good quality graphic card with a dedicated ...

tanaydshah 18.11.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Dual-Core 5160 3 GHz

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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 Dual-Core E8400 3 GHz

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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 Dual-Core E8400 3 GHz

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