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Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition review

An all-important upgrade or an exercise in incrementalism?

By  from PCFormat Issue 228

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TechRadar's verdict

"Not a huge leap forward in performance or value, but it keeps AMD's 45nm train on track"
For
  • A few more MHz is never a bad thing
  • Improved overclocking at stock voltages
Against
  • Less impressive at higher voltages
  • Pricey compared to the existing 940 chip

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