AMD Phenom X4 9850 Black Edition review

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Product Type
Processor Core
Quad-core (4 Core)
Processor Manufacturer
Product Family
Phenom X4
L3 Cache
2 MB
Clock Speed
2.50 GHz
Processor Socket
Socket AM2 PGA-940
Brand Name
Green Compliant
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
L2 Cache
2 MB
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc
Product Model
Product Name
Phenom Quad-core 9850 2.50GHz Processor
Product Line
Phenom X4
Manufacturer Part Number
Manufacturer Website Address
Marketing Information

Realize new possibilities for connecting with friends, family, and digital entertainment with the phenomenal performance of the AMD Phenom 9000 series quad-core processor. Built from the ground up for true quad-core performance, AMD Phenom processors speed through advanced multitasking, critical business productivity, advanced visual design and modeling, serious gaming, and visually stunning digital media and entertainment.

Packaged Quantity
Process Technology
65 nm
Package Contents
  • Phenom Quad-core 9850 2.50GHz Processor
  • Heatsink/fan with thermal interface
  • Installation manual
  • AMD processor case sticker
  • Certificate of authenticity
Limited Warranty
3 Year
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