AMD Phenom 2 X6 1090T Black Edition 3.2GHz Socket AM3
The AMD Phenom 2 X6 1090T Black Edition works at 3.2GHz and has a maximum Turbo Core speed of 3.6GHz, it features the traditional Phenom II 6MB L3 cache, while each individual core receives its own 512KB L2 cache.
No heat issues.
Six physical cores.
Lots of computing power in multithreaded applications.
Turbo Core implementation.
Compatibility with older chipsets.
Low operating temperatures.
Can support extensive virtualization, price, comaptible with existing am2, am3 sockets with bios update.
Not the best choice for hardcore gamers.
Massive increase in power consumption and heat output when overclocking.
A little expensive for some.
Performance is still low as compared with intel core i7 980X.
Shared L3 cache is the same between fourand sixcore units.
Utilizes aging 45nm fabrication process.
TurboCore (still in its infancy).
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