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Windows 7: help me pick a CPU 1150 ...

13 Jun 2014   #1
Monster212

Win-7 H-Prem-x64 Linux-M-Mate-x64
 
 
help me pick a CPU 1150 ...

with my budget i can afford one of these cpus for now...
the mother board i have is a MSI-H81M-E33 right now i dont have a cpu so looking for something to hold me over until someday i can get a much much better cpu.. all this computer will be used for is email, web surfing, you tube, watching movies , and some games but nothing heavy in terms of gaming games like card games or facebook games, also music, i do have 4gb of ddr3 for now but plan on maxing the board out to 16gb.. i have a 1gb video card i have added .... any help on witch one will be the better cpu for the money would be helpful... thanks or maybe another cpu that will work with my board that does not go over $60 bucks.. before shipping...


Intel Pentium Processor G3220 3.0 GHz LGA 1150 BX80646G3220 $56
Or

Intel Celeron G1840 Processor - BX80646G1840 $43



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13 Jun 2014   #2
badger906

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, & Mac OS X 10.9.2
 
 

grr wrote an essay and my intenret took a dump beforw it finished posting.

basically theres no noticeable difference between the 2, and any gains one has over the ither will be undone as you have an aftermarket gpu.

dont max out the ram.. your cpu will take a dump wayyyyy before it can utilise even half of the 16gb you plan.

instead get a small ssd. say 128gb. it will speed thinga up 10 fold and make you think you have a $400 cpu!!
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