Why is AMD the Budget Option for Gamers?

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  • Published on:  Wednesday, March 13, 2019
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  • chris underdown  (Mar 14, 2019)

    MORE of Anthony 👍🏻👍🏻 really knows his stuff and is a laugh

  • coolpat20011  (4 days ago)

    +Manas Pradhan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-m692eBH2JwYou are wrong on so many levels about RAM speed my dude

  • Lavancer  (Mar 14, 2019)

    Chris Quinton Bro, 5$ for duel channel isnt that much more expensive. Thats not the difference between an RTX 2060 and an GTX 1660 ti... And I threw in ryzen because gaming performance gets effected more with RAM compared to intel because of their different memory controllers...

  • bassblaster505  (Mar 14, 2019)

    title change, it was*Is AMD for Poor People?*

  • Special Ed  (4 days ago)

    The last job I had was 15 Years ago, and I still buy the top Intel/Nvidia products.....

  • Markus Braunholz  (4 days ago)

    So to get Good value for Money means you are poor? My RTX 2080 say no to my Ryzen 7 1700X !

  • jarrett maltry  (Mar 14, 2019)

    Here when It was called "is AMD for POOR people!?"

  • Slick Guy  (1 day ago)

    +DamageIncM amd cpu yes, but gpu... hell no

  • Soylent Green  (2 days ago)

    Nobody likes poor people... What is the question?

  • ImaITman  (3 days ago)

    Please do more of these at different price points. This was a GREAT video

  • maevian  (3 days ago)

    Intel prices are pretty reasonable in the US, The difference in price between intel and AMD is way bigger in europe

  • So even in the US, AMD technically wins by a pretty low margin on Europe things look even better for AMD, I’m very happy that AMD is finally able to compete in the CPU market again with Zen, I hope they grow a lot and rebalance de situation, because AMD is yet extremely weak economically compared with Intel, if AMD is now again force to the exile with a failure like with Bulldozer with btw the FX 9590 as farewell, AMD wouldn’t survive, they burned all his reserves and more, live a bear in hibernation, ...

  • Henrik  (2 days ago)

    Indeed. For 700 usd, the price of the full AMD build, you know what i got here in Norway? Ryzen 2600, Motherboard and RAM.. Which would be fine i guess if i made as much as the average Norwegian

  • LODE  (Mar 13, 2019)

    Regardless of how you feel about AMD. They forced Intel to better themselves. Everyone wins, we got options!

  • Tied Noose  (11 hours ago)

    How did this comment get 2.1k likes ? Everyone knows this.

  • Yoshino Yuuki  (2 days ago)

    +Confinium wow... actually retarded beyond imagination... LOL just saying i have one old CPU i3 3240 and plus you know you just said basically all youtuber tech that gave this info and be known everywhere nonsense LUL and guess what..... i'm sure not even betting here you still wants to say intel still the best after all this information i give you just now well no wonder LEL

  • Spencer Reynolds  (5 days ago)

    Do a $500 limited build. It's more realistic for entry level gamers.

  • Nathan Gamble  (10 hours ago)

    +Bryan That depends - what games are you playing, and what's your price range for upgrades?

  • Bryan  (1 day ago)

    With that low of a budget it's not so much worth it. That's all parts you're going to replace whenever you get the extra buck to do so.

  • The TNTsheep  (1 day ago)

    An important thing to consider for budget gamers is that AM4 will be compatible with new CPUs for the foreseeable future, while the Intel chipsets can be expected to run away before you can say 'WAIITTTTT!..."

  • Nathan Gamble  (10 hours ago)

    "AM4 will be compatible with new CPUs for the foreseeable future"Next generation (Zen 2) yes, but beyond that probably not, outside of the low-end.

  • Zaphod Beeblebrox  (6 days ago)

    In a budget of $500 or less, AMD would completely destroy Intel.

  • ghost500e  (10 hours ago)

    +Nathan Gamble Go take a look at Linus techtips if you heard about that channel. PC guru over the top. And he says clear as day most gamers have way way way more than the game itself needs, and most of all multithreading is only for when you stream your gaming and download stuff all at once.I'm not kiddin you.You can have the most expensive 12core 36thread cpu and i still whack you in fps ingame👍

  • Nathan Gamble  (10 hours ago)

    +ghost500e"No games need multithreading"Now that is just outrageously stupid.

  • T A  (2 days ago)

    Linus, please can you include European pricing next time?Thank you.