AMD vs Intel! – What’s The Best CPU For Your Gaming PC Build in 2021? (Ryzen vs 11th Gen Processor)

AMD or Intel? If you’re after a new Gaming PC Processor, this video shows you the best CPU for your gaming PC build! Intel 11th Gen vs Ryzen 5000! Join PC Centric for the best CPU for gaming!
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  1. Shlifix on February 18, 2021 at 4:26 pm

    Make a all white build around 3k!!

  2. Guybrush Threepwood on February 18, 2021 at 4:29 pm

    I went with a 5800x and 3080 which have been brought crying on their knees by fs2020 and a Reverb G2

  3. Leon Piatti on February 18, 2021 at 4:29 pm

    Great video, thanks a lot very helpful cus im currently building a brand new build after being with the same pc for a decade.
    would really like to know what case is it in 9:50 ? (looks amazing)

  4. Wild LoneWolf on February 18, 2021 at 4:31 pm

    That like button got absolutely "smashed"

  5. Aryxn on February 18, 2021 at 4:33 pm

    Should i concentrate more on GPU or the cpu? for a budget GAMING rig

  6. SweeHeng Cheah on February 18, 2021 at 4:34 pm

    Great content as always. I really cannot understand why this channel is so under-rated. Keep going!

  7. Vaja Rakesh! on February 18, 2021 at 4:34 pm

    I choose Intel CPU:)

  8. Andreas Tzimboukakis on February 18, 2021 at 4:36 pm

    with the new 8 core 16 thread consoles.. nextgen games will def target more core count. U ideally want 8 or above for a future gaming rig

  9. Schweinwinder 31 on February 18, 2021 at 4:38 pm

    i have an intel i5 10600k in my pc and i just recently built my brother a pc with a ryzen 5 3600 in it and i can sadly (for me) say that i was immediately impressed with the ryzens performance. it is just quite a bit quicker at everything without question…

  10. itsMigle G on February 18, 2021 at 4:39 pm


  11. Chaotic Joker on February 18, 2021 at 4:40 pm

    You stream?

  12. bruceborges on February 18, 2021 at 4:41 pm

    great video

  13. andrea beccarisi on February 18, 2021 at 4:41 pm

    I always appreciate your contents, but I feel that this video could have been a bit more specific. I understand the whole "your needs, number of cores" talk, however it would have been more beneficial if you specified models according to different scenarios. Like "if you just need a cpu for gaming and you have this budget, then I recommend this particular model". Not digging into specific cpus still leaves consumers wondering if they are doing the right choice, regardless of the amount of research that is put before the purchase.
    Just my 2 cents, still love your contents!

  14. Sriram Tipirneni on February 18, 2021 at 4:42 pm

    bro Thank you so much i was literally looking all over and god bless your channel blessed me with this video

  15. Mario Bross on February 18, 2021 at 4:44 pm

    Hello l have i7 9700k 8core l think is 3.6ghz turbo 4.9ghz if l would like to upgrade for i9 procesor which one will be better for gaming better then l have now

  16. M on February 18, 2021 at 4:46 pm

    This video is a waste of time if you know anything about processors

  17. Emir Cesan on February 18, 2021 at 4:46 pm

    AMD for me

  18. Joe mores on February 18, 2021 at 4:48 pm

    Great video!

  19. Sing Okhamvilaysacks on February 18, 2021 at 4:48 pm

    What parts would you buy with a 1500 dollars budget and still be competitive

  20. Maverick101 on February 18, 2021 at 4:49 pm

    3600 with a 3070 that’s me

  21. Nicollas [more than wards] on February 18, 2021 at 4:49 pm

    i’d be happy if I could afford any of these doesnt matter wich one

  22. Alamin Hasan on February 18, 2021 at 4:50 pm

    Ryzen IS too expensive. Just get an i5 10600K. Unless you have anything better than an RTX 3060 Ti, it won’t matter.

  23. Zydain on February 18, 2021 at 4:54 pm

    I went the AMD route since Intel have acted like utter cucks the last couple of years..

  24. Matthew Higham on February 18, 2021 at 4:56 pm

    I’m running 5900x, rtx 3090 and very happy with them. I was running i9 9900KS, 2080ti.

  25. Max Escaño on February 18, 2021 at 4:56 pm

    Can someone pls help me.. i’m about to build a pc but I am a bit scared of installing drives and other things (bricking mother board). I have a few Q’s.

    1. I only have one USB stick (32gb). Can I install both Bios and Windows 10 in there when booting up my pc for the first time?

    2. Is 3600hz C18 better than 3200hz C16?

    3. Once everything is downloaded, do I need to buy an antivirus?

    Newb here tryin to transition from consoles to pc master race =)

  26. Jeremy on February 18, 2021 at 4:57 pm

    Which CPU is best for your gaming build is the one you can find in stock… But honestly, both AMD and Intel CPUs are so close in performance that it doesn’t really matter that much. For just straight gaming power, Intel is a little better, but if you’re also going to be streaming on the same system, AMD is a little better in that area. But in the end both are great CPUs and will give you all the gaming power you need.

  27. FanOWater on February 18, 2021 at 4:59 pm

    Great Discussion. Intel did release 6 core cpu’s with Nehalem back in 2008?, then again with X79 and the Hawell-E cpus in 2014 with 6 and 8 cores, so there was more than just quad cores. They weren’t as cheap as AMD’s, but they were out there. I’m grateful to AMD for forcing Intel to drop their prices – even though I switched over to AMD a year ago. Cheers

  28. Alec A on February 18, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    Just got a 9900k for 200$ because I have a friend who works at intel who got me one. Had to get me one of these beasts.

  29. Kurva Nazeton on February 18, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    best gaming cpu in europe i7 9700k 260€ the price is a killer. if you plan only gaming you cant go wrong with it

  30. Cory B on February 18, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    hand looking a little shaky there

  31. MiniSlac on February 18, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    I’ve got a genuine question that I’ve been trying to figure out for a long time. (What is the best CPU for game development and gaming? Considering everything else is good hardware

  32. Future Hendrixxx on February 18, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    10850k is the best price to performance premium cpu.

  33. SarunasGaming on February 18, 2021 at 5:06 pm

    Is ryzen 7 3700x and 2060 6gb is a good choice?

  34. Skimzee on February 18, 2021 at 5:07 pm

    A help would be really appreciated cuz I’m torn with these both cpu’s
    Ryzen 5600X = (410$) on my country which is absurd
    Intel 10700 or F = 380$ with 2 extra cores

    Do u think getting the intel would be a good idea now? or should wait a bit for the 11th gen series?
    I really want to use my pc both for work & gaming. Currently I have a gtx 1060 6gb but planning to upgrade it next after the gpu market normalize.

  35. LegendaryK12 on February 18, 2021 at 5:07 pm

    AMD is good for the money but Intels better

  36. AntonRekks on February 18, 2021 at 5:08 pm

    "firstly, how rude" -Jar Jar binks

  37. Nelson Stack on February 18, 2021 at 5:09 pm

    i have a mobo that wont unlock my ram speeds. lol.

  38. OZZY on February 18, 2021 at 5:09 pm

    U didn’t even test the i5. Amd is rlly good I will admit but if u don’t test it against the amd cpus u won’t know the performance. When u watch benchmarks of the cpus head to head intel most of the time seems to edge ahead of amd

  39. Freakage on February 18, 2021 at 5:10 pm

    Is a R7 3800xt work well with a 3080?

  40. Jeff Jr on February 18, 2021 at 5:12 pm

    I’ve always ran AMD CPUs but in my current PC I’m running an Intel i9 10900k and I get better performance than my previous Ryzen 5 3600. I can also heat my home with my i9 10900K.

  41. tttt on February 18, 2021 at 5:16 pm

    I was going to get a 5600x last week but I was able to find a 10600k for $189 so I couldn’t pass it up!

  42. SatanFN on February 18, 2021 at 5:16 pm

    cant wait for you to get 1 million subs

  43. Deon Spates on February 18, 2021 at 5:17 pm

    Any CPU that is available in this current PC Market…

  44. John Hunt on February 18, 2021 at 5:18 pm

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  45. NinjaWaffle40 G4MING on February 18, 2021 at 5:19 pm

    I will try to build my pc theis year if I can get money but is hard for a 15 year old

  46. Kean on February 18, 2021 at 5:21 pm

    Stop with these wrong questions. If you’re looking for the best gaming cpu, then of course the most expensive cpu are usually them. Now the question should be the best for value cpu. For example for 300$ what’s the best cpu? Many videos just say ryzen has the better cpu. While mostly true, they are also usually overpriced right now, which makes the performance per value go to intel cpu. Tho prices may vary per area, so it’s best to check local prices then compare performance.

  47. Rahul Ravishankar on February 18, 2021 at 5:22 pm

    "Great time for CPUs"
    Yeah, if it weren’t for those degenerates with erectile dysfunction who just want to ruin a pc nerd’s day.

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