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Guide for unlocking cores on pII X3's and pII X2's

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a b K Overclocking
August 30, 2009 12:59:55 AM

For people who want to unlock cores on their phenom II X3's or their phenom II X2's (commonly the X3 720 and the X2 550). Here's a great guide I found for unlocking cores!
http://www.overclock.net/amd-cpus/535501-amd-phenom-ii-...
a b K Overclocking
September 8, 2009 11:44:27 PM

They're doing that with dual cores now I see...
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a b K Overclocking
September 16, 2009 2:20:44 PM

The issue with these crapzor processors is their crap cache. 512kb l2 cache, no l3 cache..

Phenom X2 II 550 BE comes with 6 mbs of l3 cache, and 512kb l2 per core...
Not to mention unlocking to quad core if your lucky. Even at the $40 price... the 550 is a better buy...

Of course if your on a tight budget, then yeah go for it :D 
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a b K Overclocking
September 16, 2009 10:51:06 PM

You can't beat the 550's performance @ the same price, especially if you're going Intel against AMD.
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