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The AMD Phenom 2 X6 1055T comes equipped with 6MB of shared L3 cache and 512KB of L2 per core. It is also compatible with AM2+ and AM3 motherboards and has an integrated DDR3 controller.
Six physical cores.
Lots of computing power in multithreaded applications.
Turbo Core implementation.
Compatibility with older chipsets.
Low operating temperatures.
Turbo CORE Ability.
9MB Total Cache.
Price somewhat higher than Core i5 750.
Not the best choice for hardcore gamers.
Slower than i5 750 or Phenom II X4 965 when just few cores are used.
By TechSpot on April 27, 2010
The Phenom II X6 is an interesting proposition as it's meant to provide heavy multi-tasking performance on a budget. Starting with the Phenom II X6 1090T, this processor can be matched to the Core i7 930 processor as they are both priced around the...
By Legit Reviews on September 17, 2010
If you are looking to build a new system or upgrade an existing system, the AMD Phenom II X6 1055T processor should be a serious contender on your short list! It offers top of the charts performance, and can be purchased for under !...
By TechRadar on September 10, 2010
Remember when AMD launched its first quad-core processor in 2007? We can, because back then it seemed like AMD was months from keeling over stone dead. Today, the company is in much finer fettle. For proof, look no further than the new AMD Phenom II...
By HEXUS.net on August 27, 2010
AMD's Phenom II X6 1055T 95W CPU is a chip that shows just how much the Austin outfit has squeezed out of its ageing K10 architecture. Imbued with six processing cores for genuine multi-tasking and running at up-to 3.3GHz under favourable...
By Fudzilla on August 20, 2010
It has been a while since we tested some CPUs. Since about three months AMD is selling it's first Hexa-Core generation, namely the Phenom II X6 1055T and the Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition. Both CPUs are still manufactured in a 45nm SOI process,...
By Kitguru.net on July 01, 2010
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By techPowerUp! on July 01, 2010
To be honest, several weeks ago while testing Phenom II X6 1090T I was really impressed by flexibility in performance and raw power of six cores in multithreaded applications. This time, Phenom II X6 1055T failed to make such strong impressions. Its...
By Hi Tech Legion on June 27, 2010
Now you can see what my definition of a true enthusiast. It's not someone that can buy the best, or flex the biggest e-peen. It's not someone that knows everything about everything and can flame anyone that disagrees with them. It's someone...
By Good Gear Guide on June 09, 2010
AMD’s Phenom II X6 1055T is one of the best value for money propositions on the market. It’s a true six-core CPU that can be found for around $230 from online stores and we heartily recommend it if you want to build yourself a fast PC...
By PC Advisor on June 09, 2010
With a mighty six cores and automatic overclocking, the AMD Phenom II X6 1055T processor is inexpensive, runs relatively cool, and can be run on AM2+ motherboards. But PC customisers should note that you can't overclock this chip by changing the...
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