Reviews, reviews, reviews...

8.5 out of 10

AMD Athlon II X3 445

Best Price at Amazon

Reviews and Problems with AMD Athlon II X3 445

Showing 1-1 of 1
Overall 9
Value for money 10
Performance 9
Construction 10
Functionality 10

AMD Athlon-II X3-445 AM3 Processor

Benchmark Reviews
12 May 2010
  • Conclusion: The Athlon-II X3-445 performed very well against the lower end Athlon-II X2 processors that we tested it against. When overclocked to 3.9GHz it even got close to the performance of the i7 920, mostly in single threaded or low end environments. As I mentioned during the testing, that is pitting a 3.9GHz processor against a 2.66GHz processor, and the slower still comes out ahead, but that really is to be expected from a CPU costing almost 3 times the amount of the...
  • Cons: Fourth core was not unlockable L (I suppose the adage holds true, if you want a quad core, buy a quad core.)
  • Read full review