Editors Liked

  • Unlocked multiplier
  • Good performance
  • AM3 support
  • Good memory performance
  • Good overclocker
  • Excellent price/performance ratio
  • AM3/AM2 compatibility
  • DDR3 support
  • Efficient 45nm process

Editors Didn't Like

  • Power consumption is still high compared to Intel
  • Quad-core CPUs offer better performance for video editing and other multithreaded apps