Editors Liked

  • Fast
  • Overclocks very good
  • Runs cool
  • Stable
  • Astonishing Performance
  • 45nm Architecture
  • Hyper Threading Technology
  • Memory Transfer Speeds a lot faster than before
  • Turbo Boost
  • 8X HyperThreading
  • Quick Path Interconnect
  • Triple Channel Ram Capable
  • Out of the box performance blows away the C2D E8400
  • Cool Running
  • Tri-channel DDR3 offers an average of 33% more memory bandwidth

Editors Didn't Like

  • Price
  • Requires Expensive LGA 1366 Motherboard Hardware
  • Triple Channel Memory Configuration Necessary For Best Performance
  • New power efficient memory will likely be required