AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE review

Can AMD's ageing quad-core architecture survive against newer rivals?

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Product Type
Processor Core
Quad-core (4 Core)
Thermal Design Power
125 W
Processor Manufacturer
Product Family
Phenom II X4
L3 Cache
6 MB
Clock Speed
3.40 GHz
Processor Socket
Socket AM3 PGA-941
Brand Name
Green Compliant
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
64-bit Processing
Thermal Specification
L2 Cache
2 MB
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc
Product Model
Product Name
Phenom II X4 Quad-core 965 3.4GHz Processor
Product Line
Phenom II X4
Input Voltage
1.4 V DC
Manufacturer Part Number
Manufacturer Website Address
Marketing Information

AMD Phenom II is for high definition entertainment, gaming, creativity, and beyond. With AMD Phenom II processors as the foundation, you'll enjoy a new level of responsiveness and visual intensity. AMD puts high definition computing within everyone's reach. AMD Phenom II processors have the power to do it all. Featuring next-generation Quad-core design, they crush even the most demanding tasks. So design it, render it, play it, create it, stream it, HD it. With AMD Phenom II processors, if you can imagine it, you can do it. AMD Phenom II processors were designed with energy efficiency in mind. Capitalizing on AMD's leadership in energy efficiency, they incorporate all of the latest technology that gives you performance when you need it and save power when you don't.

Packaged Quantity
Process Technology
45 nm
Package Contents
  • Phenom II X4 Quad-core 965 3.4GHz Processor
  • Installation Manual
  • Certificate of Authenticity
  • AMD Processor Case Sticker
  • Heatsink/fan with Thermal Interface
Limited Warranty
3 Year
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