Editors Liked

  • Great performance
  • Beats comparatively priced Intel CPUs
  • Integrated GPU Overclocked well
  • AMD Overdrive was very easy to use
  • No Need to get a New Motherboard
  • Eyefinity capabilities
  • Gaming capabilities
  • FM2 compatability
  • On-die UVD3 capabilities
  • Eight SATA 6Gb/s with A85X FCH
  • Memory scaling
  • Native USB 3.0 and SATA III

Editors Didn't Like

  • Power consumption
  • Pricey compared with the A10-5800K
  • Performance over Trinity doesn't Justify Pricing
  • CPU was a poor Overclocker
  • No GCN graphics incorporation
  • Minor Update
  • Intel Maintains Its Performance Lead