What is your Intel / AMD CPU & AMD / NVIDIA GPU leanings


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  1. 1. Which way do you lean for processor?

  2. 2. Which way do you lean for GPU?


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The previous topic ran for three years, although we aren't getting the votes and posts we used to, I think this still should be a yearly topic.

 

I will start, back when I voted in 2018 I had an Intel i5-4440 (previous self build) i7-8700 (in a Dell that I sold on) currently have i9-9900K in a self build PC. For GPU it is Nvidia: had 1050 GTX (then 1060 ripped from Dell) in the previous self build, in my current rig I have a RTX 2070 SUPER.

 

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Think you have the pole wrong...

 

For CPU, it's Intel vs AMD

 

They do have NVIDIA CPU's, but not wide-spread.

 

Anyway, I now have a Ryzen 5 2600. Very soon, I will be moving to a Ryzen 9 5900HX (yes, mobile CPU)

 

Right now I have a RX 580, but in the future, plan to go with an AMD APU.

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On 22/08/2021 at 15:33, Mindovermaster said:

Think you have the pole wrong...

 

For CPU, it's Intel vs AMD

 

They do have NVIDIA CPU's, but not wide-spread.

Fixed ;) 😛 

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I ordered an i5 750 the day they launched in 2009 because my A64 X2 4200+ died literally the day before... since then I had a few other Intel cpus - 2500K, 3570K, and an 8600K.

 

...then AMD launched Zen 3, effectively dethroning Intel - now I'm back on AMD with a 5900X.

 

It's been excellent - the 5900X is an absolute beast - my only gripe is that it's power hungry at idle, especially compared to the 8600K. Good to see AMD back in the running!

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I have been an Intel die hard forever. Yet my two most recent builds are AMD and I have absolutely no complaints so feel I am converted for now.

 

But nVidia for sure - mostly down to their software.

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Until somerthing RADICAL happens...

 

Intel and Nvidia for me, thanks. Not going to support the underdog just because.  They really need to show that they are the best now. And then I will buy.

 

Nvidia - so far is been great to me. Intel - not so sure but still... 

 

Might consider and review AMD laptops next time I buy 

 

 

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