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Is this processor any good?http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103824
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it got a Dam Good award from Hardware Canucks

http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum...rs-review.html

personally i think the x4 640 might be a better fit since that comes with an HSF (if you don't need an aftermarket cooler) but then there isn't much on the x4 820, so...
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yes it is good.C2 revision-probably 3.6-3.8 average max stable over clock.4 cores and L3 cache-can't go wrong.It does only have 4MB not 6MB L3 cache.
Edited by Redwoodz - 1/5/11 at 8:27pm
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Looks like a 920 with 4mb L3 cache instead of 6mb.
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$99 for a quad might just get it for the hell of it.
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You can unlock the 6mb of cache.
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Is there anything better for $99?
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Originally Posted by Ghostrider5666 View Post
Is there anything better for $99?
maybe an X2 565 or something, or an x3 740?? both would have to unlock though to be worth it.

i doubt it though
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Is this processor any good?[
Good for the price
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Get It! Overclock it and see if you get better Clocks than the 600 series Athlon II X4's Bleeding edge!
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