Thread: i5 or Phenom 2?
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Old September 28, 2009, 03:54 PM
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from what I've seen the 955 BE is approximately equal to the Q9550/9650, so i'd go for the i5 if I were you, as its a lot closer to the i7 920.

However, if I were you I'd save some money and just upgrade the CPU to the 955 BE in your current build
i5 8400 || Strix 1080 Ti || 16 GB DDR4 3000Mhz

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