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AMD FX-8150
8.3 out of 10

AMD FX-8150

Great Deal: $738.30

Reviews and Problems with AMD FX-8150

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Overall 10
10

but like to spend time tinkering with things

Robert Nelson, Amazon
7 January 2015
  • Summary: I honestly wanted something to match the legendary i5 2500k without completely changing setups and reinstalling windows. And this basically does just that! I am a casual gamer, but like to spend time tinkering with things, such as overclocking. I might not go there with this cpu as of yet.
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Overall 8
8.0

Average overclocker,good renderer,multitasker,hot and bad multi GPU gamer!

midnight_runner_77, Ebay
30 September 2014
  • Summary: This OEM part is indeed somehow better on thermals than the retail box version.Please be aware that this processor can only safely withstand temperatures around 62C,way lower than the Intel competitors.This means that if you intend to OC it(and to catch up to similarly priced Intel processors you...
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Overall 10
10

supper fast technology,all core work perfect.Great value for the money!

satyamejayete, Ebay
6 September 2014
  • Summary: first of all,it needs Fx compatible mobo,luckily that I got from my friend he was nomore using that computerit was dead i.e.power supply,hard drive and 4gb ram too. I pulled out it and installed this and matched perfect and have8 8 gb there.The core I checked because I bought used from ebay...
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Overall 10
10

Five Stars

Edward Canelon, Amazon
9 August 2014
Overall 8
8.0

Four Stars

Jacob J. Prickett, Amazon
27 July 2014
Overall 2
2.0

Overheating problems

José Colina, Amazon
6 June 2014
  • Summary: This CPU on itself is great, it's a beast. But the overheating is absurd. On stock settings it gets far beyond the 80°C mark on most games, even not particularly demanding ones. Even my Motherboard's BIOS setup makes this thing overheat.
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Overall 8
8.0

Still going strong!

S Myrick, Amazon
25 April 2014
  • Summary: I am currently running this processor at about 4.215GHz and the computer never seems to bottlekneck. Even with 2 virtual linux machines, a dozen chrome tabs, and a game running. I currently have this paired with 16 gigs of ddr3 and a ASUS Crosshair V motherboard.
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Overall 10
10

great cpu and deal

Jameson Strong, Amazon
1 March 2014
  • Summary: Got this on a deal around Christmas for $200 and I got the cpu and liquid cooling together in the package. It's a closed loop system which was nice since it was the first liquid cooling system I've put together. It was a major upgrade from what I had before.
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Overall 6
6.0

The water block noise!

Michael, Amazon
24 January 2014
  • Summary: Pro: Water cooling works great. Nice control program. Cons: Waterblock has a weird tick when its running. hasn't seemed to cause any issues with cooling just kind of makes me wonder how long it will last!
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Overall 2
2.0

Comp freezes after moments of being powered on

Jacob Hanson, Amazon
27 December 2013
  • Summary: I won this processor from a drawing that AMD donated for. Tried using the computer and it would work for a very short time and would immediately lock up. I have replaced absolutely every part individually on the computer and once I tried a different processor the computer worked perfectly fine.
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