AMD Athlon 2 X3 445 3.1GHz Socket AM3

  • AMD Athlon 2 X3 445 3.1GHz Socket AM3
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  • Excellent price/performance ratio, AM3/AM2 compatibility, Great Overclocker, DDR3 support, Efficient 45nm process, Virtualization Support, Three Cores.


  • Fourth core was not unlockable L (I suppose the adage holds true, if you want a quad core, buy a quad core.)

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By Tom's Hardware on

Benchmarking 86 CPUs takes a while. After long last, though, we have 51 models from AMD and 35 from Intel tested in our current suite. If you want to know how your processor sizes up to its competition, you'll find plenty of comparison data...

By BeHardware on

Dealing with current news means that we rarely have the opportunity to review old products and of course a comparison between the most recent products and those that came out several years ago can get a little problematic. But we’ve decided to push...

By on 80

The AMD X3 445 CPU may not give you Earth shattering, record breaking results but this CPU will however give you decent performance at a decent...

By Legit Reviews on

Priced as low as the AMD Ahtlon II X3 445 is a processor that can handle multi-threaded applications well, and will be able to run lightly threaded applications faster than the AMD Athlon II X4 630 quad core processor which is slightly more...

By Benchmark Reviews on 94

The Athlon-II X3-445 performed very well against the lower end Athlon-II X2 processors that we tested it against. When overclocked to 3.9GHz it even got close to the performance of the i7 920, mostly in single threaded or low end environments. As I...

International Review By Hardware.Info on

De afgelopen twee jaar is er veel gebeurd in processorland: nieuwe series, nieuwe sockets, de eerste chips met geïntegreerde videokaart en ga zo maar door. Begin volgend jaar komen Intel en AMD weer met nieuwe processorseries. Tijd dus om de balans...

International Review By Présence PC on

Après avoir réuni sept des processeurs les plus attractifs à moins de 150 euros, nous avons donc voulu voir quel modèle offrait le meilleur rapport performances/prix, mais aussi l’écart de performances entre les premiers prix de notre sélection (80...

International Review By CHW on

A pesar de que aún no podemos tomar una conclusión definitiva ya que tenemos pendiente el apartado de overclock, es posible decir que AMD renueva buena sangre sus líneas Athlon II, con cuatro procesadores orientados a diferentes mercados...