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AMD Phenom X4 9600 (HD9600WCGDBOX)

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Reviews and Problems with AMD Phenom X4 9600 (HD9600WCGDBOX)

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Overall 7

AMD Phenom 9600 Black Edition CPU Review

31 March 2008
  • Summary: At the beginning of this review I said something about AMD being the scrappy underdog in the CPU market. Well the effort put into the Phenom 9600 Black Edition has definitely shown they aren’t going away, and are continuing the fight. Those characteristics are rather redeeming, and to many in the enthusiast market they have a certain charm.
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Overall 5

AMD Phenom 9600

PC Magazine
3 December 2007
  • Conclusion: Phenom is finally here, but seems six months late and still a work in progress.
  • Pros: Four cores on a single die. Potentially efficient multicore scaling.
  • Cons: Lower performance than the equivalent Intel CPU.
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Expert Review

2 weeks ago
  • Conclusion: Phenom clearly shows some improvement over the older cores, and it is no surprise that it beats the X2 processor line in multi threaded applications. In single threaded applications is performs marginally better, mainly due to the new L3 cache and core improvements. The scaling ability in MHz is, in general, not as good as what we have seen from the X2 - but it is quite close.
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Overall 8

Vähempiruokainen vaihtoehto

15 February 2008
  • Conclusion: Suorituskyky jää yhden tai kahden ytimen sovelluksissa vaatimattomaksi, mutta prosessori loistaa kaikkien neljän ytimen ollessa täydessä käytössä. Yhdellä ytimellä Phenom jää testin häntäpäähän, mutta neljällä ytimellä Phenom 9600 kiriikin aivan ...
  • Pros: Virrankulutus
  • Cons: Yhden ytimen suorituskyky
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AMD Phenom CPU / Spider platform test

19 November 2007
  • Excerpt: Na lang wachten is 'ie eindelijk beschikbaar; de nieuwe AMD Phenom quad-core processor. In deze test bespreken we de prestaties van de nieuwe CPU in combinatie met AMD's nieuwe 790FX chipset.
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