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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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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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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 Dual-Core I3-2120 3.3 GHz

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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 Dual-Core I3-2120 3.3 GHz

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