Well you already have the i3 and presumably can't return it, asking whether you should have got the i5 seems kind of pointless unless you have a time machine. If you're asking if you should upgrade to the i5 now, I'd first ask whether you're having any issues with the performance of the i3. If it's performing satisfactorily, I see no reason to upgrade. … [Read more...] about I3-8100 or i5-8400?
I3 350m upgrade
Hi. I buy nice set for 130$: -i3-3225 -Msi h77ma-g43 -2x8 gb ram; Wanna upgrade to xeon e3 v2 + ht, or i7-3770, I can't find any right now for nice price, and wanna continue with my budget build, and enjoy it right now. So maybe somebody can recommend gpu for i3-3225, to run without bottlenecks. I don't play some older games, so don't worry about futureproof, it's temporary … [Read more...] about Gpu for a while for i3-3225?
uran6800 said: Hello guysFuture proof doesn't exist but the quad core i5 has a better future than a dual core. That's also VERY inexpensive for a 7500. You then sell the i3 for $100. That is what it's selling for over here in the states($113). Even if you only sell it for $50(please replace and convert dollars with your money) you are receiving a very nice … [Read more...] about Upgrading from i3 7100 to i5 7500
wiihacksforyou said: I've been wanting to upgrade my computer for a while now, and now I have the money. I was planning on changing my RX 460 to a GTX 1060. I also wanted to upgrade my CPU in the $100 - $150 range, but multiple reviews around the i3's(specifically i3-6100 and i3-7100) say theres not really a difference in gaming performance. (My board isnt a lga … [Read more...] about Is there really a difference in performance for gaming between the Pentium G4560 and the Intel i3-6100 (or i3-7100)?
aforce66Apr 1, 2018, 10:53 PM I currently have an Intel Pentium G4400 in a Gigabyte H110M-A motherboard, I was looking to upgrade it to an i3 6100 or 7100. I was also looking at the G4560 and the i3 8100, but the 6100 and 7100 were most appealing to me for the fairly budget price tag. Would an 8100 or G4560 be better for the money? … [Read more...] about Upgrading CPU from G4400 to i3 6100?