AMD FX-8350 review

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Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Octa-core (8 Core)
Thermal Design Power
125 W
Processor Manufacturer
AMD
Product Family
FX
L3 Cache
8 MB
Clock Speed
4 GHz
Processor Socket
Socket AM3+
Brand Name
AMD
64-bit Processing
Yes
Overclocking Speed
4.20 GHz
L2 Cache
8 MB
Product Series
FX
Manufacturer
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc
Product Model
FX-8350
Product Name
FX Series Octa-core FX-8350 4GHz Desktop Black Edition Processor
Package Type
Retail
Manufacturer Part Number
FD8350FRHKBOX
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.amd.com
Marketing Information

AMD FX 8-Core Processor Black Edition
Still unlocked for your overclocking pleasure, and still the only 8-core desktop processor around. Unmatched multitasking and pure core performance with a new architecture.

Process Technology
32 nm
Package Contents
  • FX Series Octa-core FX-8350 4GHz Desktop Black Edition Processor
  • AMD-Qualified Heat Sink And Fan With Thermal Interface
  • Installation Manual
  • Case Sticker
  • Certificate Of Authenticity
Limited Warranty
3 Year
Weight (Approximate)
38.3 g
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