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amd vs intel i series


rsturbo

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hi i am about to buy new laptop for video editing (go pro 500) and browsing internet and playing hd video. which is better amd or i series. most i can afford is i5 so please bear in mind.

thanks for any help

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Ian in Northampton

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I think most people on here would say, if you can afford the i5 option, go for it. IIRC, Chronos is a big i5 fan.

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Nontek

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I agree with Ian in Northampton, i5 is the one to go for, I bought a new laptop from Novatech almost a year ago complete with i5, it is grrreat!

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nickf

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Its all about what you can afford , But Intel ivy bridge chips will easily outperform there AMD equivalent , but performance costs !

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