AMD Phenom 2 X2 560 Black Edition 3.3GHz Socket AM3

  • AMD Phenom 2 X2 560 Black Edition 3.3GHz Socket AM3
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Based on 7 scores, 33 reviews available
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Pros:

  • Price/Performance ratio.
  • Possibility to unlock cores.
  • High CPU frequency.

Cons:

  • Cores may or may not unlock.
  • Performance is behind lower priced AthlonII X3445.

Expert reviews and ratings

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 inside! 86...

By eTeknix on

Since its introduction in January 2009 AMD have offered a large range of various Phenom II series processors. These have ranged from the original AM2+ DDR2 only quad core Phenom II X4 920 and 940 processors right up to the current AMD flagship processor...

By DigitalVersus on 60

A mid-range dual-core which does the job asked of it, namely supplies enough power for office doc work. For intensive usage or gaming, best to go for a higher end...

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 Expert Reviews on 100

If overclocking doesn’t interest you, then this is a great dual-core chip to base a budget PC around....

By Rbmods.com on

AMD Phenom II X2 560 is just a minor upgrade over the 555BE which has been on market for a while now. 100MHz frequency boost gives performance benefit in test programs, and while the price is around the 100USD which 555BE has been, it is clearly a...

By TechRadar on 50

AMD has been prolific lately and the next in its line to fall under our spotlight is the dual-core Phenom II X2 560 Black Edition.As a result of its labours, AMD certainly has a lot of flavours of processor on the market these days, but as a gamer on...

By ExtremeTech on

On Monday, AMD launched six new processors in its Athlon II and Phenom II lines, intended as speed upgrades to some of its existing chips. Combined with recently lowering the prices on other CPUs across the full spectrum of its offerings, AMD has...

By TechwareLabs on

The AMD Phenom ™ II 560 X2 BE is a real performer and for the price, a real value. Many of the gaming titles currently on the market do not utilize more than two cores so it is still viable to purchase dual core processors and expect that additional...

By Extreme Overclocking on

AMD Phenom II X6 1075T & X4 970 BE & X2 560 BE Processors Date: September 21, 2010Products: Phenom II X6 1075T & X4 970BE & X2 560 BE CPUsCompany: Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)Author: Jason Rabel More Speed & More Affordable: About five months ago AMD...

By Benchmark Reviews on 91

The Phenom-II X2-560BE performed very well against the lower end Athlon-II X2 processor that we tested it against. It came in just under the Athlon-II X3-445 processor. When overclocked to 4.1GHz it even got close and overcame to the performance of...

By Computer Shopper on 80

If you don’t run high-end content-creation apps and are looking for a speedy CPU for everyday computing, the Phenom II X2 560 is a good choice. Just don’t tax it with more than two tasks at once....

International Review By chip.pl on

Kolejny w naszym zestawieniu Phenom II X2. Jego dużą zaletą jest częstotliwość pracy wynosząca 3,3 GHz oraz odblokowany mnożnik zachęcający do jego dalszego podnoszenia.OpisSpecyfikacja i wynikiOpis produktu w przygotowaniuSpołeczności:// wykopywarka...

International Review By overclockers.ru on

Трилогия Crysis наилучшим образом отражает историю оптимизации игр под многоядерные ЦП за последние шесть лет. Первая часть была мало приспособлена под четырехъядерные процессоры, поскольку основной упор в ней был сделан на графическую часть, свою роль...

International Review By Hardware.Info on

AMD introduceerde eerder dit jaar haar A6 en A8 Llano processors en Intel heeft haar lijn Sandy Bridge processors flink uitgebreid. Aan de vooravond van de introductie van high-end Intel Sandy Bridge-E en de AMD FX processors is het tijd om opnieuw de...

International Review By CowcotLand on

Aujourd'hui, nous ajoutons quelques quatre nouveaux processeurs à notre comparatif. Tous en provenance de chez Intel, ces nouveaux processeurs se veulent tous très différents. En effet, nous avons un modèle d'entrée de gamme, le Pentium G850, mais...

International Review By CowcotLand on

Nous continuons doucement mais surement nos pérégrinations dans le monde du processeur, avec une nouvelle mise à jour de notre comparatif, qui passe à 49 modèles. Les deux nouveautés du jour sont les A8-3850 et A6-3650, deux processeurs nouvelle...

International Review By CowcotLand on

Aujourd'hui, nous vous proposons de découvrir les performances du dernier processeur Intel Dual-Core, alias le G620. Un processeur de dernière génération mais qui appartient à la Famille Pentium et non Core. Cependant, il profite quand même des...

International Review By CowcotLand on

AMD a récemment annoncé un nouveau processeur Quad Core dans sa famille Phenom II, le 980. Un CPU qui est surement le dernier représentant de la famille Phenom II, que nous nous devions donc de tester. Mais ce CPU n'est pas arrivé seul à la Ferme, et...

International Review By CowcotLand on

Dernièrement, Intel a mis sur le marché le processeur grand public le plus puissant, mais aussi le plus cher, le 990X. Forcément, ce dernier est à la Ferme ce jour, mais il n'est pas tout seul, car il est accompagné de deux dual-cores Intel de...