Best CPU For Gaming in Pakistan. Buying a Gaming Processor in Pakistan isn’t as hard as it used to be, Thanks to the fiery competition between AMD and Intel including people and their interest in E-sports and PC Gaming. Which of the two big chip makers should you go with: AMD, or Intel? Are you trying to maximize speed or just going for bang for the buck?.. or you’re just a newb looking for a starter-gaming CPU and don’t want to spend a lot.
All of these questions are crucial in landing the right chip. No single CPU is the absolute best across the board for all users. Today, we will talk about everything, high-end to the starter-build. Our objective is to find the correct CPU depending on your needs and the budget of course.
Best Streaming + Gaming CPU [Value Enthusiast Grade Performance]
|Model||AMD Ryzen 7 3700x|
|Base Clock||3.6 GHz|
|Boost Clock||4.4 GHz|
|Price:||57,000 – 58,000 PKR|
The 3700X is the highlight of the latest iteration of Ryzen processors based on the latest architecture ZEN 2 promising 13% Core-Performance up-lift vs ZEN 1 and a strong competitor to the Intel 9th-generation in the single-core performance making this CPU perfect value for the Gaming and Streaming.
High-Refresh Rate Gaming Madness – Great for Overclocking!
|Model||Intel i9 9900K|
|Base Clock||3.8 GHz|
|Boost Clock||4.6 GHz|
|Price:||90,000 – 95,000 [Estimated]|
Intel i9 9900K is the fastest-gaming CPU in the world with a high-price tag, This CPU is noticeably faster than our Ryzen 7 3700x in the lower-resolution / CPU bound Gaming applications. If money isn’t the issue for you, then this octa-core from Intel is the right choice for you.
Majority of the gaming titles are mainly GPU bound than the CPU, there is no big difference in the performance as compared with the AMD’s Ryzen 7 3700x. For the 4K Gaming which is heavily GPU stressed, you won’t be seeing big performance difference. 9900K is the fastest gaming-CPU but it’s a bit of a tough one to recommend.
Lite Streaming / Rendering But Great for Gaming!
|Model||AMD Ryzen 5 3600|
|Base Clock||3.6 GHz|
|Boost Clock||4.2 GHz|
|Price:||34,000 – 35,000[Estimated]|
Based Zen 2 architecture Ryzen 5 3600 is an extremely incredibly good value chip that comes with the strong 6-core and 12 thread performance, which is enough for any-type of game and no beefier motherboard is required. This CPU is supported on all AM4 sockets including the A320 chip-set. This CPU is the best budget GO TO CPU right-now in Pakistan for the value.
Wallet Friendly Hexa-Madness?
|Model||AMD Ryzen 5 2600|
|Base Clock||3.4 GHz|
|Boost Clock||3.9 GHz|
|Price:||24,000 – 25,000[Estimated]|
Just like it’s successor, Ryzen 5 2600 also offers 6-cores for the value with the 12 threads. It was the best budget CPU in 2019, but still relevant in 2020 for the Gaming and Light Productivity Tasks and Streaming. It comes with a free-cooler, and it’s tune-able [Unlocked]. You can easily get 10% more juice out of it by just tuning the memory and little overclock to the 4.1Ghz ~ 4.0GHz making it closer to the Ryzen 5 3600 Stock. It’s the best processor money can buy right now in Pakistan.
FOR THE FANS?
|Model||Intel i5 9400F|
|Base Clock||2.9 GHz|
|Price:||26,000 – 27,000[Estimated]|
Intel 9400F offers strong 6-core performance which is enough right now for the majority of the games but with the lack of hyper-threading. This could hobble your system going forward. If you want best budget six-core in Intel, i5 9400F is the right-choice for you but we will go with the Ryzen 5 2600 instead because it’s just not only future-proof but also it’s faster than Intel i5 9400F in streaming + gaming. So BE SMART!
Starter Hyper-Threading Madness [Used]
|Model||Intel Xeon E3 1245 V2|
|Base Clock||3.4 GHz|
|Boost Clock||3.8 GHz|
|Price:||7,500 – 7,000 [Estimated]|
Intel XEON E3 1245 holds the strong multi-threaded performance for the starter-gaming PC’s with lite-streaming in E-sport titles. This CPU is equivalent to the Intel i7 3770 [Non K] in per-core performance. This CPU has the ivy-bridge Intel 3rd-generation architecture under the lid which was fabricated in 22nm after sandy-bridge architecture. The only Intel CPU.. I think it’s worth buying in budget?
Now the Question: Where to Buy?
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1. Computer Zone
Address : FL 4/20, Main Rashid Minhas Road, Gulshan-e-Iqbal Block-5, Karachi, Pakistan.
2. Texon Ware
Address: G-155 & G-156 Naz Digital Plaza M.A Jinnah
1. RB Tech & Games
Shop#12-A, 2nd Floor, Hafeez Center, Gulberg
2. Games and Geeks
Shop 31, 3rd Floor, Hafeez center, Lahore.