AMD Athlon II X2 260 / 3.2 GHz Reviews
Product Type: AMD in Processor Upgrades
Description:Model ID ADX260OCGMBOX / AMD Athlon II X2 260 / 3.2 GHz - Socket AM3 - L2 2 MB - Box / Do more of the things you want to in less time and ... more
AMD Athlon II X2 260 / 3.2 GHz ... enhance your digital life with the multi-core performance and energy efficiency of AMD Athlon II processor-based desktop systems. Combined with superior ATI Radeon HD graphics technology, systems based on the AMD Athlon II processor deliver a vivid visual experience, superior multi-tasking, and exceptional digital media performance with next-generation energy efficiency.
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Customer AMD Athlon II X2 260 / 3.2 GHz Reviews (2)
by - written on 21/04/13 (Very useful, 12 readings)
This CPU is a good core and i have found that it plays most games at good settings, i have been able to play The Elder Scrolls Skyrim at above average settings. This is with a Gainward Ge Force gt400 1GB gddr3, so far on the stock cooler i have gotten this CPU to 3.4 GHz although i have not tried to push it higher because my room can get fairly hot in the summer. If you are upgrading from the Athlon 64 x2 6000+ like i did then i would recommend spending a little extra on thermal paste and cleaning alcohol to use the Heat sink and Fan from that processor. the reasoning for this is the fact that the 260 has a TDP of 65 watts while from my research it seems like the 6000+ .. Read the complete review
by - written on 20/10/10 (Very useful, 24 readings)
When I first built my PC this CPU was the best I could afford, a sort of last resort if you will; yet over time I realised that this two core powerhouse could compete on terms of performance with the AM2 quad core. After some benchmarking I found that this does have the edge over last generations 2.8GHz quad, even when the program tested was optimized for a quad. The difference is far more noticeable in games, this CPU helps push the fps even in full HD, when driving the physics engine. To test out the processors flash capabilities I removed the graphics card from my PC, flash games played back smoothly while flash video tended to stutter a bit ... Read the complete review
Technical Details for AMD Athlon II X2 260 / 3.2 GHz
|Product Description||AMD Athlon II X2 260 / 3.2 GHz processor|
|Processor Type||AMD Athlon II X2 260|
|Number of Cores||Dual-Core|
|Compatible Processor Socket||Socket AM3|
|Clock Speed||3.2 GHz|
|Manufacturing Process||45 nm|
|Features||Enhanced SpeedStep technology, PowerNow! technology, HyperTransport technology, AMD64 technology, integrated memory controller, Enhanced Virus Protection, AMD Cool'n'Quiet Technology, AMD Virtualization|
|Compatible Slots||1 x processor - Socket AM3|
|Manufacturer Warranty||3 years warranty|