X58 vs 775 - Gaming?

By futbol94
Nov 19, 2008
  1. I was just wondering of someone could give me some tips on which would be better for "GAMING".

    A high end 775 motherboard with a high end core 2 duo cpu,

    or an x58 mobo with the cheapest i7 cpu??

  2. LinkedKube

    LinkedKube TechSpot Project Baby Posts: 3,481   +44

    x58 with the i7 920.

    You can overclock with it too, just takes some tweaking.
  3. futbol94

    futbol94 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    how much faster is it compared to 775, you know where i can see some benchmarks?
  4. LinkedKube

    LinkedKube TechSpot Project Baby Posts: 3,481   +44

    you can google x58 vs core i7 and get multiple review links, gl.
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