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Previous gen core i5 650

Advantages: Cheap, consumes very less power
Disadvantages: slow, cannot be overclocked

...I bought this pc in the January of 2011. At that time the second generation of Intel core i5 processors were not available. The configuration of my pc: Core i5 650, base frequency 3.2 GhzDh55pj mainboard2 Gb DDR-3 RAM (TEAM)5 ...

fahim1rocks 23.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Dual-Core I5-650 3.2 GHz

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Best CPU I've ever owned! - AMD FX 8320

Advantages: Immensely quick, high compatibility, low power consumption, 8 cores, unlocked clock speed, cheap
Disadvantages: Sometimes requires motherboard BIOS update, gets very hot, limited voltage at 1.4v

This is the AMD FX 8320, probably the best budget CPU I will ever own; this CPU is lightning quick gaming performance for a small amount of money. AMD Is a amazing company, they make budget gaming possible; without AMD budget gaming would be very hard an ...

mitchelljpatato 17.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of AMD 8-core FX-8320 3.5 GHz

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Intel Core i5 540 PROCESSOR

Advantages: Good for running a lot of applications especially heavy applications like Autocad
Disadvantages: poor graphics i think intel should improve their gaming graphics to cut us costs of buying gpu's

...very good processor for gaming i use it myself in my Gaming pc originally 2core processor but has multi threading capabilities which besically makes it a quadcore good for running many applications at once............not bad intel hd graphics too for low ...

TUMELO12 29.05.2015 · Read full review
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My Over-Clocking King.

Advantages: Easy to overclock, runs cool, doesn't use much energy.
Disadvantages: May require a large heatsink and fan replacement, as the stock HSF is not very good.

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Wheelchair.Wiz 16.02.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Dual-Core E8400 3 GHz

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Fantastic chip, even better when overclocked

Advantages: Cheap, fast and cool
Disadvantages: it's not a quad core, £130 may be too much for some

It took a while for Intel to wake up and smell the prices of AMD shares recently (AMD being Intel's main competitor). After years of AMD taking bite after bite out of Intel's market share with innovative, efficient, fast and affordable processors, Intel f ...

piloteer81 14.06.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Dual-Core E8400 3 GHz

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