Phenom II X4 840
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Phenom II X4 840 Performance Specification
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3.2 GHz
4 cores
4 threads
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95W
45nm
Socket AM3
64 Bit
71°C
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Phenom II X4 840 Game Requirement Analysis

Phenom II X4 840 is a performance processor based on the 45nm, K10 architecture.


It offers 4 Physical Cores (4 Logical), clocked at 3.2GHz and 2MB of L2 Cache.
Among its many features, Virtualization is activated.


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


It is a powerful processor whose performance is good. It's thus capable of running most applications smoothly without any problem.


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I love this cheap cpu it has a good performance compared to prices

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Hey, if this is your current build could you please tell me if this CPU does bottlenecks your GPU at stock OC. Reply would be appreciated thx :)

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yes a little in some games, but i use nvidia DSR to minimize it

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also are this cpu on par with fx4300/Phenom 2 x4 955?

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Yes

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this suppose to be amd phenom propus cuz dont have L3 cache,i think my unlocked athlon 2 x3 455 cores based on this cpu cuz in cpu-z it say codename propus

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Close. The phenom propus cores are athlon 2 based. They are close to denwb core but lack the l3 cache but that barely has an effect on overall performance. The propus core phenom were released to fill in for manufacturing defect x4 phenom.&#60

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is this processor better than amd fx 4170 in gaming performance? pls tell me…..

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No, the FX has much better frequencies and more cache ;)

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Great CPU! :D

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@TheRealYeno i see, thanks for the reply!

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raident30 The ratings have to be adjusted as new technology is released.

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buy phenom II X4 840 its cheap but great! :)

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That must be why they are called black edition.

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@ashtay212 -> black editions are easier to overclock.

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