What are the best processors to buy?

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    #1Intel Core i9-7900X Processor

    Intel Core i9-7900X Processor

    The Boxed Intel Core i9-7900X Processor Extreme Edition(13.75M Cache, up to 4.30 GHz) FC-LGA14B SKYLAKE X features socket LGA 2066, 10 cores, Intel Turbo boosts mac technology 3.0 and Intel Optane memory ready. 

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    Jorge Luis Gálvez
    Written on February 19, 2018
    "The Intel Core -9-7900X is a great processor to consider putting in your new build. It has all the speed, power, and features you would want. Easily one of the best processors to buy."
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    #2Intel 7th Gen Intel Core Desktop Processor i7-7700K

    Intel 7th Gen Intel Core Desktop Processor i7-7700K

    The Intel 7th Gen Intel Core Desktop Processor i7-7700K features socket LGA 1151, Intel 200/1001 series chipset, Intel HD Graphics 630, Intel Turbo Boost technology 2.0 and Intel Hyper-Threading Technology.

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    Lauren Rivera
    Written on February 19, 2018
    "Intel 7th Gen Intel Core Desktop Processor i7-7700K is one of the top processors. this processor will make your computer fast and efficient. You will be surprised how fast your system will run. I highly recommend this processor."
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    #3AMD Ryzen 7 1700 Processor

    AMD Ryzen 7 1700 Processor

    The AMD's Ryzen1700 is a powerful 8 core processor unlocked with 4mb/16mb caché and Wraith Spire Led Cooler thermal solution. It has been designed for gamers and creators. 

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    Ralph Thompson
    Written on February 18, 2018
    "This processor definitely delivers a lot for you money. I can definitely use those 8 cores and 16 threads given how many Chrome windows and tabs I have open. There's a lot going on in lots of directions, and this monster can handle it."
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    #4AMD Ryzen 5 1600 Processor

    AMD Ryzen 5 1600 Processor

    The AMD Ryzen 5 1600 Processor features 3.6ghz processing speed, 6 cores and 12 threads unloched, 3Mb/16Mb of caché and wraith spire cooler as thermal solution. 

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    Austin Fields
    Written on February 19, 2018
    "Pretty solid processor overall. The speed is great and the cache is big enough to prevent lagging when running multiple applications. "
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    #5Intel Core i5-7500 LGA 1151 7th Gen Core Processor

    Intel Core i5-7500 LGA 1151 7th Gen Core Processor

    The Intel Core i5-7500 LGA 7th Core Processor is compatible with the Intel 200/100 Series Chipset, features the Intel HD Graphics 630 and Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 Technology.

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    Raúl Contreras
    Written on February 22, 2018
    "I don't know too much about building my own desktop computer, but my cousin is tech-savvy and helping me navigate the process. His recommendation for a processor under $200 is the Intel Core i5, which comes equipped with a HD graphics card. I think this processor will satisfy my needs! "
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    #6Intel BX80677G3930 7th Gen Celeron Desktop Processors

    Intel BX80677G3930 7th Gen Celeron Desktop Processors

    The Intel BX80677G3930 7th Gen Celeron Desktop Processors is an excellent choice for Windows 10. This is a 64-bit processor with the Intel 200/1001 chipset compatibility and Intel HD graphics 610. 

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    Bobby Lewis
    Written on February 21, 2018
    "It's not objectively the best processor ever but it is pretty good. It also comes with a fan and on-board video processing, meaning you don't need to buy a separate fan or video card for it, so if sheer processing power isn't your only consideration it's worth looking at."
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    #7Intel BX80684I78700K 8th Gen Core i7-8700K Processor

    Intel BX80684I78700K 8th Gen Core i7-8700K Processor

    The Intel Core i7-8700K Processor is compatible only with motherboards based on Intel 300 series chipsets and features 6 cores and 12 threads, 3.70GHz processing speed. It supports Intel Optane and UHD Graphic 630. 

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    Michelle Foster
    Written on February 20, 2018
    "COOL STUDY"
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    #8EVGA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti SC

    EVGA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti SC

    The EVGA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti SC is the third edition of the GTX 1050 following the Ti and the Ti FTW. It has a 4096MB DDR5 that allows 1080p at 60 fps. It has a Base Clock of 1354MHz and a Boost Clock of 1468MHz.

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    Michael Franklin
    Written on February 21, 2018
    "This is an excellent processor. It fits right into my cpu slot without an issue. As soon as I upgraded I was able to run all modern games without any problems. The price is a bit, but I had money to burn."

Summary

Best What are the best processors to buy
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Intel Core i9-7900X ProcessorElectronics 13 Paid
2Intel 7th Gen Intel Core Desktop Processor i7-7700KElectronics 13 Paid
3AMD Ryzen 7 1700 ProcessorElectronics 11 Paid
4AMD Ryzen 5 1600 ProcessorElectronics 10 Paid
5Intel Core i5-7500 LGA 1151 7th Gen Core ProcessorElectronics 6 Paid
6Intel BX80677G3930 7th Gen Celeron Desktop ProcessorsElectronics 5 Paid
7Intel BX80684I78700K 8th Gen Core i7-8700K ProcessorElectronics 4 Paid
8EVGA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti SC Electronics 2 Paid
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