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Best FM2 CPU for under £50?

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I'm currently building a pc, and was just wondering what the best FM2 CPU was for under £50. Ideally quad core. Thanks
Edited by JacP3 - 6/26/13 at 8:56am
post #2 of 6
For a bit over:
http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B009O40UJO/?tag=pcp0f-21 £55

For under:
http://www.ebuyer.com/398817-amd-a6-5400k-black-edition-3-6ghz-socket-fm2-4mb-l2-cache-retail-ad540kokhjbox £48
post #3 of 6
Does it need to be an APU? If not then the quad core cpu listed above or the athlon ii x4 750k is your best bet. These are over £50 though.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by South80 View Post

Does it need to be an APU?
Doesn't have to be an APU, but it would be ideal.

Do you think it would be worth spending the extra £20 for the A8?
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If you want the onboard GPU then yes.
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Think I will go with the A6 5400K for now, probably upgrade to the A8/A10 when possible. Thanks for your help!
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