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AMD Phenom II X4 970 Black (HDZ970FBGMBOX)
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AMD Phenom II X4 970 Black (HDZ970FBGMBOX)

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Phenom II X4 970 and Phenom II X6 1075T CPU Review

Hardware Secrets
14 October 2010
  • Summary: We didn’t see any considerable performance increase with the new Phenom II X4 970 Black Edition compared to the Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition. Therefore, if you looking for the fastest quad-core CPU from AMD, you can buy the Phenom II X4 965 and save some money.
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Techware Labs
11 October 2010
  • Summary: It can get incredibly expensive to build your gaming rig. Some times you feel like you are faced with the choice between, performance or value. AMD has set the standard for processor value.
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Overall 7
7.0

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ComputerShopper
21 September 2010
  • Excerpt: AMD’s new high-end quad-core CPU fares well against its slightly pricier competition, even if it isn’t anywhere close to competing with Intel’s best.
  • Pros: Good performance for the price, Compatible with older AM2+ motherboards and DDR2 memory
  • Cons: Only a slight speed bump over its predecessor, Doesn’t approach performance of Intel’s pricier top-end CPUs
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AMD Phenom II X4 970 Black Edition

Bjorn3d.com
21 September 2010
  • Conclusion: AMD’s newest flagship quad-core Phenom II, the 970 Black Edition, comes out swinging and performs on par with previous models. A jump from 3.4GHz to 3.5GHz may not seem like much, but when paired up with a decent motherboard, the 970′s unlocked multiplier will help reach higher speeds without...
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Overall 8
8.0

AMD Phenom II X4 970 Black Edition review

TechRadar UK
17 November 2010
  • Summary: Is there life in the old Phenom II X4 dog yet?
  • Pros: High clockspeed, Competitive multi-threading performance
  • Cons: Mediocre gaming grunt, Minimal overclocking headroom
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Overall 8
8.3
Value for money 5
5.0
Features 8
8.3
Performance 10
10

AMD Phenom II X4 970 Black Edition

PC Pro
20 September 2010
  • Conclusion: Costs more than previous models but doesn't deliver a proportionate performance boost
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AMD Phenom II X4 970 Black Edition

Akam.no
26 March 2015
  • Excerpt: 8. januar 2009 ble AMDs Phenom II-serie lansert, i første omgang i form av Phenom II X4 940 Black Edition. Prosessoren kunne skilte med fire kjerner, totalt 8 MB cache og en kjernefrekvens på 3 GHz.
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Expert Review

JustOverclock
5 August 2013

AMD Phenom II X4 970 Black Edition

Tek
12 January 2011
  • Summary: Phenom II X4 970 Black Edition fremstår som en helt kurant prosessor. Fire kjerner, 8 MB cache og en kjernefrekvens på 3,5 GHz sørger for grei ytelse i de fleste applikasjoner, og plasserer seg totalt sett på linje med Intels Core i5 750-modell.
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Test: AMD Phenom II X4 970 BE

Hardware-Test
24 December 2010
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