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Is a Phenom x3 8400 triple core unlockable? If so, could I do it on an Asus M4A785-M

Thanks. I'm a noob when it comes to AMD so I appreciate the help.
    
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I believe it is unlockable, since it just has one of the cores disabled. Not sure about how to.
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They can be unlocked but it is and older original phenom so you need to enable acc.
But even then it wont unlock easily.
You should go for a phenom 2 tri core. the 740 has great unlocking odds.
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It should be unlockable but it's not sayed that it actually would work. The fourth core might be defective.

To unlock the core just enable ACC in the cpu config tab. You might want to up the vcore a notch as well to be able to boot with the new core.
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