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Amd with good graphics or Intel with budget graphics?

im having a really tough debate with 2 systems im trying to build for gaming,and hd streaming. the 2 systems im looking at are i5 2500k with my old graphics card the gt 240 thats oc 1gb gddr5 at $550 with sandybridge which i heard was good for gaming and other things,i was wondering would this be good for all my needs? or would an amd x4 quad core proccessor and a mid high end card 150-200 do the job? my budget is 600 i mainly wanna play games like starcraft 2 and mmos and stream hd content, i will be use my hdtv as a monitor at 1920x1080.

Asked By: frostmourne77 - 10/18/2011
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You can't do that. I mean of course you can do that but it makes no sense. Either you will be sacrificing CPU performance or GPU performance and that will eventually come back to bite you. http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/102?vs=288 shows you the performance comparison of the quad core AMD against the 2500K. As... More
Answered By: Goerge - 10/18/2011
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$550 with sandybridge which i heard was good for gaming and other things you heard Half the story and NO $600 will not get you Gamming
Answered By: BlkHeartWolf - 10/18/2011
 
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