What do you suggest, AMD Phenom ll x6 or Intel i5 on a dell XPS desktop im personalizing on their website?

I don't play crazy huge games or do anything way fantastic with my computer so i don't need AlienWare like stuff, but for the same price, which one is better, faster, more reliable? I have AMD anthon X2 right now on my current inspiron 531s, can't complain with it at all, but i can't help hearing a... show more I don't play crazy huge games or do anything way fantastic with my computer so i don't need AlienWare like stuff, but for the same price, which one is better, faster, more reliable? I have AMD anthon X2 right now on my current inspiron 531s, can't complain with it at all, but i can't help hearing a lot about the new Intel i3s, i5s, and i7 processors. $1,000 is the budget that includes a $200 monitor, and i'm definitely going to get a pretty good graphics card! Thanks to anyone that can help!
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