Editors Liked

  • Reasonably priced
  • True quad core
  • Well integrated with AMDs platform technology
  • Flexible memory controller manages DDR2 or DDR3
  • 2MB L2 Cache
  • 4MB Shared L3 Cache
  • Equally impressive gaming performance

Editors Didn't Like

  • Entry-level performance
  • Poor performance on digital photography benchmarks
  • Lacks 6MB Shared L3 Cache
  • Occasionally exhibits less performance than X3 720
  • CPU multiplier is locked