Jump to content
Search In
  • More options...
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
Hsuyaa

Comparing CPUs for upgrading

Recommended Posts

Posted · Original PosterOP

Hello everyone :) . I am upgrading my cpu from i5 2400. I am tight on budget since i am not earning. My motherboard supports a list of cpus. The link is below.
https://www.gigabyte.com/in/Motherboard/GA-H61M-S-rev-10#support-cpu

 

i7 3770 is for £70 which i cant afford. But what i can afford is Xeon E3-1245. Which i have seen on ebay for £50. I have seen on intel website that their specs are nearly similar. I use the PC mainly for gaming. So i wanted to know if E3-1245 will give me almost the performance as 3770. I have an rx480 and my old i5 2400 pretty much bottlenecks it. Thank you for your replies :) 

 

Also i do not have an Overclockable board that is why i am not going for the K versions. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
Posted · Original PosterOP
2 minutes ago, Votivee said:

The E3-1245 would be pretty much equal to the 3770.

 

You can use this website to see how it will compare to the 3770 and your current cpu:

 

https://cpu.userbenchmark.com/Compare/Intel-Xeon-E3-1245-V2-vs-Intel-Core-i7-3770/m5622vs1979

its not e3-1245 v2 but just e3-1245. Is it still the same? i think v2 is something different. i am not sure. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
15 minutes ago, Hsuyaa said:

but its not a v2 its just e3-1245. 

Oh, yeah you might want to just save up for the i7


~Air Cooling Advocate~

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now


×