What are the best Intel sockets for gaming?

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    #1Intel E33681-001 Socket 775

    Intel E33681-001 Socket 775

    The Intel E33681-001 Socket 775 is an aluminium heat sink fan for the 3.0Ghz. It supports the Intel Core Duo socket 775 CPU up to 3.0 Ghz. 

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    Ai Feng
    Written on February 7, 2018
    "If you're looking to build a gaming computer, don't buy a socket 775. Right now, if you're looking to buy a new intel board, make sure you pick up an 1151."
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    #2Intel E41997-002 Socket 1155/1156

    Intel E41997-002 Socket 1155/1156

    The Intel E41997-002 Socket 1155/1156 supports Intel Core i7, i5, i3 and Pentium Dual Core G6950 socket that supports the Intel Core i-Series 'Sandy Bridge'.

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    Deborah Woods
    Written on February 16, 2018
    "The product does a good job on keeping my computer cool. When I run the diagnostics for heat it's always low almost like the comp isn't even running the 5 CPU intensive applications I am using. Not once has my computer reached a temp anywhere near overheating after I installed this! BTW Installation was very easy and the price point is on par."
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    #3Intel E97379-001 Core i3/i5/i7 Socket

    Intel E97379-001 Core i3/i5/i7 Socket

    The Intel E97379-001 Core i3/i5/i7 Socket is an aluminium heat sink that works on DC 12V, 0.17A and supports Intel Core i3 socket 1156 processors up to 3.06Ghz.

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    Susana Soriano
    Written on February 17, 2018
    "This socket works really well for gaming -- I don't know a lot about it, but my sister is a hardcode gamer and she said she recommends this highly. I'm not sure what it does, but it works well!"

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Best What are the best Intel sockets for gaming
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Intel E33681-001 Socket 775Electronics 0 Paid
2Intel E41997-002 Socket 1155/1156Electronics 0 Paid
3Intel E97379-001 Core i3/i5/i7 SocketElectronics 0 Paid
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