Summary: I have overclocked this chip to 4GHz, not because I needed to but because I wanted to. Intel fanbois bemoan AMD's architecture slamming it saying it can't keep up. Sure maybe on high end benchmarks that most people might not grasp.
Summary: The only complaint i have against this CPU is that the stock cooler SUCKS. When gaming (max settings on BF3) mine reached temps of more than 65 Degrees Celsius. But with an aftermarket cpu cooler that issue can easily be fixed
Summary: I haven't had any real problems with this processor... it works, runs great, have had it about 6 months now... My only complaint, and why I gave it 4 stars instead of 5, is that it's supposed to be a multi-core with a lot of gigahertz per core... or at least I thought...
Summary: This sucker is fast! Windows 7 rates my PC at 7.9. I have this running with an MSI Radeon 7870 Hawk. I run all my games on Ultra without any problems. My PC never gets too hot even after long sesions. This is a greta buy!!!
great item, This was a gift for my mother, works great, she is very pleased!
26 February 2013
Summary: I can't say enough good things about AMD, I've been using them since my 233 MMX CPU and they just never seem to disappoint (knock on wood). This 6 core CPU went into a machine for my mother for Christmas, it more than doubles what I'm currently running in my own home machine to edit video and...