www.testfreaks.com

Reviews, reviews, reviews...

AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition (HDZ555WFGMBOX)
8.2 out of 10

AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition (HDZ555WFGMBOX)

Best Price at Amazon

Reviews and Problems with AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition (HDZ555WFGMBOX)

Showing 1-10 of 16

AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition Review

Neoseeker
29 May 2010
Overall 8
8.0

AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition 3.2 GHz Socket AM3 Processor Review

PCStats
29 May 2010
  • Summary: AMD is kicking off 2010 by introducing new low-power versions of some its most popular processors and bumping up the speed of a select few Phenom II and Athlon II CPUs. Today PCSTATS is looking at the 3.2GHz AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition processor.
  • Read full review

AMD Phenom II X2 555 BE

Bjorn3d.com
7 May 2010
  • Conclusion: The Phenom II X2 555 is a good CPU depending on how you look at it. In one aspect you have the high chance of being able to unlock it into a quad core which makes this chip a true bargain. However not every single chip will unlock.
  • Read full review
Overall 9
9.3

AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition Review

itshootout.com
23 March 2010
  • Summary: The AMD Phenom II X2 555 is undoubtedly a faster chip than competing Intel processors in this price bracket, but what really sets it apart is the potential it offers to those willing to experiment.
  • Pros: - Great gaming performance, - Effortless overclocking, - Many chips unlockable, - Outperforms the G9650
  • Cons: - Less power efficient than Intel
  • Read full review

Expert Review

Red&Blackness
5 March 2010
  • Conclusion: I’m honestly suprised about the performance of AMD Phenom II X2 555BE. It offers good dual-core performance while being a great value, it can also be modded to full X3 or X4 processor. Of course this depends if your sample can be unlocked, but there’s a chance for it.
  • Read full review
Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

ComputerShopper
25 January 2010
  • Excerpt: Budget-conscious gamers or general PC users who don’t edit video or use Adobe apps will find the Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition a fine, speedy performer for the price.
  • Pros: Nearly as speedy in most programs as much costlier AMD quad-core CPUs, Unlocked for easy overclocking, Same architecture and features as quad- and triple-core Phenom II chips
  • Cons: Only a minor speed bump over the Phenom II X2 550, Quad-core CPUs offer better performance for video editing and other multithreaded apps
  • Read full review
Overall 8
8.3
Value for money 10
10
Features 8
8.3
Performance 8
8.3

AMD Phenom II X2 555

PC Pro
18 February 2010
  • Conclusion: AMD's latest variation on the Phenom gives the Core i3 a run for its money
  • Read full review

AMD's Fastest Dual-core - Phenom II X2 555 BE

Hardware Zone
28 January 2010
  • Conclusion: This processor update from AMD is a minor one that's unlikely to impact its bottom line or Intel's for that matter. In fact, it seems that yet again, AMD is dodging the chip giant's all-conquering Nehalem based processors with cheaper ones that expand its budget offerings even further.
  • Read full review

Expert Review

JustOverclock
5 August 2013
Overall 6
6.2

AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition

pcworld.pl
21 December 2010
  • Conclusion: Jak sama nazwa wskazuje opisywany procesor to układ dwurdzeniowy. Nominalna częstotliwość pracy zegara wynosi tutaj 3200 MHz, ale odblokowany mnożnik pozwala na niezwykle łatwe podkręcanie.
  • Pros: Atrakcyjna cena procesora, Niska cena całej platformy, Elastyczność w dobieraniu platformy, Dobra wydajność, Dobrze się podkręca, Bardzo łatwy w podkręcaniu dzięki odblokowanemu mnożnikowi
  • Cons: Pobór mocy wyższy niż w Athlonach
  • Read full review Translate to English
Next page >>