Processor / CPU Comparison Table and Review for Gaming in 2012

Manufacturer / Model NumberPriceSocket Type# of Cores/ThreadsCache/Clock SpeedHyper-Threading/Virtualization/64bit SupportThermal Design Power
Intel Core i5-2500K Processor
LGA 11554 / 46MB / 3.3 GHzNo / Yes / Yes95 W
Intel Core i7-2600K Processor
LGA 11554 / 88MB / 3.4 GHzYes / Yes / Yes95 W
AMD FX 8120 8-Core Processor 3.1 8 Socket AM3 - FD8120FRGUBOX
Socket AM3+8 / 168MB / 3.1 GHzYes / Yes / Yes125 W
Intel Core i3-2100 Processor 3.1GHz 3 MB Cache Socket LGA1155
LGA 11552 / 43MB / 3.1 GHzYes / Yes / Yes65 W
AMD FX 6100 6-Core Processor, 3.3 6 Socket AM3+ - FD6100WMGUSBX
Socket AM3+6 / 128MB / 3.3 GHzYes / Yes / Yes95 W
Intel Core i7-3930K 3.2 1 LGA 2011 Processor - BX80619I73930K
LGA 20116 / 1212MB / 3.8 GHzYes / Yes / Yes130 W
AMD FX-8150 FX 8-Core Black Edition Processor (FD8150FRGUBOX)
Socket AM3+8 / 168MB / 3.6 GHzYes / Yes / Yes125 W
Intel Core i7-3960X 3.3 1 LGA 2011 Processor - BX80619I73960X
LGA 20116 / 1215MB / 3.9 GHzYes / Yes / Yes130 W
Intel Core i7-2700K 3.5 GHz LGA 1155 Processor BX80623I72700K
LGA 11554 / 88MB /3.5 GHzYes / Yes / Yes95 W
Intel Core i7-3820 Processor 3.6 4 LGA 2011 BX80619I73820
LGA 20114 / 810MB / 3.6 GHzYes / Yes / Yes130 W
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T Processor, Black Edition (HDE00ZFBGRBOX)
Socket AM36 /126MB / 3.3 GHzYes / Yes / Yes125 W