FX-8300
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FX-8300
FX-8300 Performance Specification
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3.3 GHz
4.2 GHz
8 cores
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Vishera
95W
32nm
Socket AM3+
64 Bit
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FX-8300 Game Requirement Analysis

FX-8300 is a high-end CPU based on the 32nm Piledriver architecture.


It offers 8 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 3.3GHz, which may go up to 4.2GHz and 8MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, Turbo Core and Virtualization are activated and the clock multiplier is unlocked, meaning it can be overclocked easily.


The processor DOES NOT integrated any graphics. and has a rated board TDP of 95W.


Its performance is very good and sufficient for extreme gaming.


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zeones's Rig
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I read on a lot of places that this is OEM cpu, how come it is sold in stores in Croatia like any other cpu? o.O

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Zilincan's Rig
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Its here in stores too and 20 euro cheaper than FX-8320

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[Comment edited - English only please]

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Please use English only on public discussion pages so everyone can see what you're talking about ;)
You're welcome to use whatever language you want among each other on your respective profiles.

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Ok, sorry dude.

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No problem man ;)
Honest mistake, you didn't know. But now you do :)
Take care!

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Yeah, sry, didn't know.. quick recap on what we said: fx 8300 is 100 dollars cheaper then 8350 in our region and there is no point going with 8350 :D

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Well I get this Cpu for 118€+stock cooler included,so far performs excellent I did OC and it is solid at 4.1Mhz atm where it keep cold temp and performs without any problems.In passmark test score is around 9000,better then stock FX8350

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Will the fx 6300 be better at gaming than this cpu?

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no, this is better

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L2 cache-8 Kb
Someone fix this

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L2 8192Kb-8 mb that is correct my friend

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No,it was saying 8Kb back then when i wrote that comment

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ok mate :)

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:D

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Would this be better for gaming than a i5 4670K?

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i5 4670K is better for gaming mate :)

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Is this CPU OEM?

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Yes OEM
But it was sold in japan as retail for short time and it was expensive

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Thanks for the info mate,it was strange to me that i didn't saw even one in stores,now i get it :)

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No problem
I only know that HP use it in pavilion builds, dont know if its used by some other OEM, but 95W FX-6300 can replace it without problem

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Yup,found one

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What graphic card is there

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Couldn't find it anywhere lol
Probably some GPU integrated in the motherboard,which makes sense since HP is known for often making unbalanced configurations (in most cases strong CPU and a weak GPU)

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This lol
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16883220445
Radeon HD 8760 :-D

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Radeon HD 8760 is OEM too

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Thats why that smiley, I laught on that OEM confusing naming scheme

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how much of an improvement is this of an FX-6100?

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hi today i want to upgrade my cpu..at gigabyte cpu support it said my mobo support 8300 but not say about 8320..8300 and 8320 the same cpu with only clock speed different or something else?

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Sometimes they have different wattage which are not supported by the board, I have the same problem with my Mobo.

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will i get much better prformance with this 8300 procesor. i thinking to buy this one. but still i have 6100 and for now works fine.

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No need to upgrade yet if you ask me.

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10% Performance Boost for AMD FX Series processors
Microsoft has launched new Update for FX Processors.
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