Intel`s Core i5-3350P is a fantastic processor that is able to compete with AMD`s parts in terms of performance while vastly undercutting them on the ppwer consumption side. Without the inclusion of the integrated HD 4000 or HD 2500 graphics, this processor is aimed only at users that are looking to add a discrete card to their system for gaming, etc."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips