AMD Athlon 2 X4 630 2.8GHz AM3

  • AMD Athlon 2 X4 630 2.8GHz AM3
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Pros:

  • Noticeable speed increase over entry-level Athlon II X4 620.
  • Inexpensive.
  • Supports advanced features such as virtualization.

Cons:

  • Not as fast as higher-end chips with programs that support multiple cores.

Expert reviews and ratings

By DigitalVersus on 60

AMD's Range The Athlon II family was unveiled in June 2009 with the X2 200 series the first to become available, followed up by the X3 600, released in September 2009.The Athlon X4 600 CPUs are based on the K10 architecture, with quad cores and 2 MB...

By BeHardware on -

This makes it a good deal cheaper than the Intel Core 2 Q8200 that you won’t find for under $140 but which gives a similar level of performance! The AMD offer is by far the best here then. Of course in some rare...

By InsideHW on -

Athlon II X3 and X4 should be absolute Best Buy CPUs this autumn. If you need cheap, but efficient, workstation for rendering and video compression, you should consider Athlon II X4. When purchasing CPU, take a look at the box, since you can see surface...

By SilentPC Review on -

Our timed benchmarks showed evidence that the Athlon II X4 630 and 620 perform slightly slower than Intels cheapest quad core, the Q8200, in mundane everyday tasks like anti-virus scanning and file archiving. However, there is $20~$40 price...

By HotHardware on -

Partnered with the excellent AMD 785G chipset, AMD's new Athlon II X4 quad-cores provide a feature-packed platform at a very low price. While there may be cheaper dual-core solutions out there, a quad-core for a few more bucks will be hard to pass...

By TechwareLabs on -

AMD decided to take thier time and design a processer that would have an amazing performance all around while at the same time keeping the price of the chip to a minimum. When matched up with the 785G chipset, the Athlon II X4 definately has some...

By AnandTech on -

How does AMD respond to Lynnfield? Is it by drastically cutting prices on Phenom II? Nope. By introducing the world’s first quad-core processor to debut at $99. Now that’s cool.It’s called the Athlon II X4 and its existence...

By Legit Reviews on -

The AMD Athlon II X4 series of processors offers an excellent value for consumers that are looking to build entry level and mainstream system...

By PCPer on -

AMD has not reinvented the wheel with the Athlon II X4 series of chips. They are not disruptive products from a performance standpoint, and they bring nothing particularly new to the marketplace. Except price of course. When we consider that,...

By FiringSquad on -

Given all this, you may want to wait a few weeks if you’re in the market for a new entry-level quad-core processor. Intel chose not to respond to Phenom II initially when it launched earlier this year. Ultimately...

By Computer Shopper on 86

The Athlon II X4 630 offers a notable performance boost over the entry-level 620 for just a few dollars more, making it an excellent option for bargain hunters trying not to compromise performance....

International Review By Les Numériques on 60

Un processeur quad-core qui offre des performances parfois en dessous d'un modèle à deux cœurs. On apprécie néanmoins son comportement dans les applications tirant partie de plusieurs...

International Review By BitCity on 90

AMD introduce una nuova famiglia di processori e amplia la disponibilità di CPU per l’utenza evoluta. La famiglia 600 è la prima a incorporare quattro nuclei operativi in abbinamento al brand “Athlon” e, a livello di mercato, va...

International Review By HardTecs4U on -

Doch löst man sich von diesen Gedanken, zeigt sich heute mit dem Athlon II X4 ein Prozessor, welcher sich für sein Geld auf keinen Fall verstecken muss. Rund 80 Euro sind für einen Quad-Core recht günstig und für das...

International Review By ComputerBase on -

und EmpfehlungMit dem Athlon II X4 620 bringt AMD vier Kerne in den Mainstream-Markt. Zu einem Preis von offiziell 99 US-Dollar und hier und heute im Handel bereits für knapp über 80 Euro zeigt AMD, dass vier Kerne und eine gute Performance...

International Review By Au-Ja on -

Dank AMD sind Prozessoren mit vier Kernen kein Luxus mehr. Seit Ende August stehen die neuen CPUs mit Propus-Kern in den Läden und der mit 2,6 GHz getaktete Athlon II X4 620 wird für weniger als 90 Euro verkauft. Zugleich stellt AMD mit dem Athlon II...