Should I get an i3 or and i5 for gaming? I am building my first gaming PC for around $700-$800.

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i5 by far, get the 4670k for overclocking with a Z87 motherboard

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i5 is probably your safest bet. You could make a solid build with your budget, but you might pay over $800 if you decide to get the parts to overclock.

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