We call it the new AMD FX 8-Core Processor Black Edition and it’s unlocked for your overclocking pleasure.Experience unmatched multitasking and pure core performance with the industry’s first 32nm 8-core desktop processor. Get the speed you crave with AMD Turbo CORE Technology to push your core frequencies to the limit when you need it most. Go beyond the limits of maximum speed with easy-to-use AMD OverDrive™ and AMD Catalyst Control Center™ software suites. But the best part of all? You’ll get all this impressive performance at an unbelievable price. You’ll be asking yourself “what competition?” in no time.
AMD FX 8-Core Processors:
- The industry’s first and only native 8-core desktop processor for unmatched multitasking and pure core performance with all-new CPU architecture.
- New 32 nanometer die shrink designed to reduce leakage for improved efficiency, increased clock rate headroom and better thermals.
AMD Turbo CORE Technology:
- The AMD FX Processors come equipped with AMD Turbo CORE Technology. AMD Turbo CORE Technology is a performance boosting technology that helps increase performance on the applications that need it the most.
New Instruction Capabilities:
- Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX) increase parallelism tailored for scientific and 3D applications that use heavy floating point calculations.
- Floating Point Vector Multiply -Accumulate improves throughput and performance on many vector functions (integer and floating point).
- Advanced Encryption Standard (EPS) noticeably increase performance on the latest encryption applications like TrueCrypt and benchmarks like PCMark.
AMD Balanced Smart Cache:
- Shared L3 cache ( up to 8MB).
- Improved scheduling and pre-fetch capabilities.
- 64-ways (16-ways/sub-cache).
- Increased data queue sizes.
- Coherency for 8-cores.
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