Best CPU for up to £70

  VNAM75 30 Jan 12
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Thinking of getting an AMD athlon 2 X3 3.3ghz. Its 3 core and apparently easy to unlock to 4 cores and costs £63. Is there a better Intel equivalent at this price range? I'm looking to build a pc for general use but intend to keep it for a while so want to get as much performance as possible for the money.

http://www.ebuyer.com/249981-amd-athlon-ii-x3-455-3-3ghz-socket-am3-retail-boxed-processor-adx455wfgmbox

  carver 01 Feb 12

Have a look here enter link description here gives you a rundown on various CPU's

  VNAM75 01 Feb 12

Thanks Carver, the cpu is recommended in the budget gaming category so I think I will go for it.

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