Originally Posted by blibba
I think you're better off sticking with your existing CPU or getting an FX4*** for games.
Disagree , better off getting the 8350 FX for gaming. Off with Turboboost, run all 8 cores. It will do quite well in all but the most finicky settings in the poorly coded single-thrreaded games.
Overclock to 4.8-5.0 GHZ if you have a decent liquid cooler.