frequency vs cache

which one is important frequency or cache in gaming
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  1. adeelb825 said:
    which one is important frequency or cache in gaming


    By themselves, those two numbers are meaningless.

    Pentium 4 Processor Extreme Edition
    2004, Base clock of 3.73GHz

    i7-4790K
    2014, Base clock of 4.00GHz

    Obviously, the performance difference between the two is far more than the 0.27GHz freq increase.
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