Editors Liked

  • AM3 gives capability of using DDR3 memory
  • Easily attained a 25% overclock
  • High performance
  • Unlocked multiplier
  • Attractive pricing
  • Easily overclockable

Editors Didn't Like

  • High power consumption on idle/load
  • Its hard for users to accept an odd number of cores
  • Occasionally exhibits less performance than X4 810
  • May require BIOS upgrade for existing motherboards