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AMD Piledriver FX-8300 Black Edition 3.30GHz (Socket AM3+) Processor - Retail

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Eight Core Technology, Unlocked Multiplier, 3.30GHz Clock Speed, 8MB L2 Cache, 8MB L3 Cache, 64-Bit Technology, HyperTransport 3.0 Technology, 3 Year Warranty

Price was:
£89.50 inc. VAT
NOW only:
£83.94 inc. VAT
£69.95 exc. VAT
Stock: 1 in stock
Quickcode: 67945  
Stock code: CPU-FD8300WMHKBOX
Manuf. code: FD8300WMHKBOX
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The new AMD FX 8-Core Processor is now faster than ever! It’s still unlocked for your overclocking pleasure, and it’s still the only 8-core desktop processor around. AMD FX processors have broken records before and now it’s your turn. Experience unmatched multitasking and pure core performance with a new architecture and great prices.

- The next-generation architecture takes 8-core processing to a new level. Test the limits to play harder and get more done.
- Get up to 24% better frame rates in some of the most demanding games, at stunning resolutions.
- Incredible speed out of the box and more in the tank; AMD Turbo CORE Technology automatically kicks in, boosting performance to a user’s varied workload.
- Get faster audio encoding so you can enjoy your music sooner.
- The groundbreaking AMD FX 8-Core Processor Black Edition comes unlocked. No premium to pay. No code to input. Just unrestrained, overclockable power right away.
- Go up to 5.0 GHz with aggressive cooling solutions from AMD, High-end air-cooling or H20 solution required for 5.0GHz and beyond clock speeds.
- With more speed than ever and more aggressive price points – New AMD FX Processors raise the bar for 8-core computing.
- Get up to 22% better frame rates than the previous generation in some of the most popular games.3

- CPU Type: FX
- CPU Model: FX-8300
- Socket: AM3+
- Core Name: Vishera
- Manufacturing Process: 32 nm
- Core: 8 Core
- No. of Threads:
- Clock Speed: 3.3 GHz
- Turbo Speed: 4.2 GHz
- FSB/HT Speed: 1x 2600 MHz 16-bit HyperTransport link
- Unlocked CPU: Yes
- Max. Memory Speed: DDR3 - 1866
- ECC Memory Support: No
- L1 Cache: 4x 64 KB instruction caches, 8x 16 KB data caches
- L2 Cache: 2x 4MB
- L3 Cache: 8MB
- Voltage: 0.875 - 1.225 (V)
- Max. TDP: 125W
- Max. Temperature: 70.5 °C
- Heatsink: Active (With Heat Sink Fan)
- Package Type: Retail

Warranty Information:

Manufacturer amd
Warranty Type Direct with Manufacturer
Manufacturer Website
Manufacturer Phone 01276 932318
Warranty Period (yrs)3
Clock Speed0
Top Potential Overclock0

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