phenom ii

  1. Biff73

    Upgrading my 955C3 to 1090T

    I am considering upgrading my 955 C3,but would like to know what kind of performance increment I can expect adding in OC & all,will be using my Crosshair III,no plans to upgrade mobo:afro:This rig is mainly built for gaming with specs on the left:fence::fence:
  2. Skyguy

    AMD Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition

    Today marks the release of AMD's Leo platform, featuring the Phenom II X6 processor and 890FX chipset, and HD5800 series graphic cards. With it specifically comes the Phenom II X6, which is the desktop iteration of the Istanbul chip, and is AMD's fastest desktop chip to date. We look...
  3. shattered.likeness

    Indigo Extreme

    I found this website today while perusing several online PC parts retailers, and am curious if anyone else has beard of them before, and to see if there is enough interest in it to try to get some for review. Personally, looking at the application and "Burn In" procedures looks a little...
  4. Skyguy

    AMD Phenom II X4 965 125W

    Today marks AMD's release of the new C3 stepping for their flagship CPU Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition with a new TDP of 125W. With this new stepping comes a few other enhancements as well, some that should pique the interest of enthusiasts looking for higher overclocks at lower voltages for the...
  5. Skyguy

    Phenom II vs Core i7: Overclocking Value Comparison

    When we recently took an in-depth look at gaming performance and corresponding value in our Phenom II vs Core i7 Gaming Value article, it became very apparent that the fanboys on either side of the fence had much to say about the results, leading to some very spirited debate. After carefully...
  6. Skyguy

    Phenom II vs Core i7: Gaming Value Comparison

    AMD vs Intel. Nothing quite stirs the passion and sets the flame wars firing than such a debate. Today we have a special treat as we'll be tackling that debate head-on with the question: Is a Phenom II or Core i7 system provide better gaming performance and value? To find out, we'll be running...
  7. Skyguy

    ECS A790GXM AM3 Black Series

    To allow AMD customers the ability to take full advantage of what the AMD AM3 processors have to offer, ECS is releasing the A790GXM-AD3 motherboard. The question is, "Can the A790GXM-AD3 motherboard seamlessly integrate all that the new AMD Dragon Platform has to offer?" This is exactly what we...
  8. maddawg138

    heres a pic i saw on another set of forums

    someone stated that they used helium for this. all i can say is wow....