What are the best core processors for gaming?

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    #1Intel Core i5-4690 Processor

    Intel Core i5-4690 Processor
    The Intel Core i5-4690 Processor has a 6M Cache, and 3.5 GHz up to 3.90 GHz. It is extremely powerful and allows you to play games for a long while.



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    Evelyn Weber
    Written on March 24, 2018
    "I work and play games on my laptop almost every day. I needed something that could keep up with my activity. This was an easy compatible switch and a reliable system. "
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    #2Intel Core i5-4690K Processor

    Intel Core i5-4690K Processor
    The Intel Core i5 processor is the perfect choice for anyone who wants to play immersive games. Among other things, it has a 6MB Intel Smart Cache and Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0.


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    Heather Delgado
    Written on February 14, 2018
    "I have a lenova laptop running with the Intel Core i5-4690K. Its more then a few years now but still allows my daughter to play Minecraft with fairly good settings. Im sure the built in Intel HD Graphics 4600 helps with that. The pc can even run World of Warcraft at lower specs. She is also able to get all of her homework done and use office with no issue."
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    #3Intel Core i7 6700K

    Intel Core i7 6700K

    The Intel i7-6700k is a powerful processor that lets your computer go faster and be more productive. Among other things, this small chip allows you to have a display resolution up to 4096x2304.



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    Jesse Chen
    Written on February 9, 2018
    "To some extent it really does not matter what processor you have as long as the CPU does not interfere with the GPU. However for some games while an i5 is more than good enough. for others you will likely want an i7. This will avoid the so called cpu jitter when things get complex in a game like Battlefield 1. "
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    #4Intel Core i5 6600K

    Intel Core i5 6600K
    The Intel Core i5 6600K is a powerful processor that has a 6MB Cache and a Socket LGA 1151.  This small chip lets your computer run faster and be more potent!



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    Echo Xia
    Written on February 7, 2018
    "A solid enough processor for its time. It is two generations outdated though. The lack of hyper-threading was not an issue back in the day, but games generally make better use of multiple cores than they did a few years ago. You will definitely be under-performing with this. However, if you can get a used one cheap, it could still be a fine budget option. Buying this new is really not recommended."

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Best What are the best core processors for gaming
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Intel Core i5-4690 ProcessorElectronics 8 Paid
2Intel Core i5-4690K ProcessorElectronics 5 Paid
3Intel Core i7 6700KElectronics 3 Paid
4Intel Core i5 6600KElectronics 2 Paid
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