Summary: I use my PC mainly for photo editing with Adobe Lightroom, which is a CPU-heavy program. I did not need to over-clock it or perform any modifications to it. This processor is used in conjunction with a Sabertooth Z77 motherboard, and an EVGA GeForce GTX670 4g GPU.
Summary: I had waited almost 2 years to get this CPU! And, the time came when I finally broke down, and bought it. Searched, and searched, and found a buyer that was decent in price, and wasn't used--not that if it's used it's bad, but I really wanted a new one, and this was a very special build for my...
Summary: If you are looking for an amazing product to stick into your computer I would highly suggest this CPU. I run several programs and was having issues with an I3 not having enough room to run everything that I was doing.
Summary: I built my system with the Sandy Bridge i5-2500k processor knowing that the ivy bridge would come out in 6 months or so. Finally got enough money to upgrade to the Ivy Bridge i7-3770k and it was worth it.
Summary: I have the Alienware x51 with an i5 processor and because Alienware's motherboards don't support AMD CPUs I had to go with the Intel CPUs. I went with the i7 3770k because it was one of the only processor I can find that is decent enough to play bf4 on ultra at 30 fps.
Fast as other Intel chips, but at the core, it's power is huge
12 March 2014
Summary: This chip is amazing, as many other intel processors, but this one has a perfect balance between permormance and cost, because it seems that you can push it intenselly. Nevertheless if you don´t follow the market rules, my choice would be it's predecessor in the segment, 2600k, as well for me the...