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AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition (HDZ555WFGMBOX)

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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.
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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
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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
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