Summary: I cannot believe the speed of this thing. I upgraded from a dual core E2180, and the difference is amazing. I researched the ugprade using Passmark benchmarks, and this processor was by far the best bang for the buck. I was not disappointed!
Summary: i ordered this to upgrade from a dual core, and today its still running perfectly fine. installation was easy, but i would recommend having someone who has experience with building/replacing computer parts to install it if you have no experience working on the inside of computers.
Upgraded from a Pentium 4 and into a whole new world!
6 July 2009
Summary: I have been using this processor for 3 months now and it is fantastic! At first, I had some problems which were completely my own fault in using this chip in an incompatible motherboard and thinking it was dead on arrival. I contacted the seller and they were very helpful.
Summary: This processor performs extremely well on all banchmark tests for x86 and x64 busniess and game software for a great price. The Windows Experience Index Processor Subscore is 5.9, compared with 5.1 for a Core 2 Duo 2.3 GHz processor. The processor runs cool (35 deg.
Summary: This processor totally works for me. I play newer games on it fine. I was able to overclock this processor to 2.7ghz with a Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus. I have been playing games like Dirt3, Dirt Showdown, NFS shift 2, NFS most wanted (2012), Skyrim, Modern Warfare 3 at at least medium settings (I...
Summary: Got one of these from Fry's in a MB/CPU combo deal. The processor is smoking fast with software that takes advantage of all 4 cores efficiently. Examples would be Photoshop, Vegas, Winrar, Lightwave, Nero etc.