Intel core on laptopA processor carries out the instructions on how to launch a program or an application on a computer. Therefore the processor contains a crucial part on the performance of a computer. Different processors has been launched in the market but Intel processors are most commonly used.

Over the past few years Intel had launched their 3rd generation Intel processors. There are different types of 3rd generation Intel processors in the market so it is better to choose the one that suits your needs.

  • Communication.  For simple messaging and email purposes generally all of the Intel processors are recommended. However, if you want the fastest one then go for Intel Core i7. If you are mostly hooked on video and in-game chat, Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 processors will suit you the most. Again if you want the fastest one then go for Intel Core i7.
  • Applications. If you are mostly working on just simple web applications all of the Intel processors are good. Same with home and office management like running Microsoft office application and simple office related working applications all of the Intel processors from Intel Pentium to Intel Core i7 will suit you. But if you are on multitasking that needs demanding software then you might need to upgrade to Intel Core i5 at the least or i7.
  • Music, Photos and Videos. If you are a movie or music savvy and loves uploading files on internet or burning them on a data disk, all of the Intel processors will suit you. However, if you are on advanced editing or software engineering then Intel Core i5 or i7 is best for you.
  • Gaming. If you are only after social gaming, like playing on simple web based gaming sites then definitely all the Intel processors are good for you. But if you are on mainstream gaming you have to use Intel Core i3 and above. Intel Core  i7 processor is best if you’re a hardcore gamer or using an advanced 3d gaming. This will prevent your computer from lagging or breakdown due to large amount of data that needs to be processed in a short period of time.

The good thing about Intel core i5 and i7 is that they are equipped with turbo boost technology 2.0. With this feature the computer will boost up and there is no way that it will slow down no matter what the tasks are.

Be guided by these recommendations in choosing the best processor for you. These new generation of Intel processors will definitely bring about a change in your computer experience.