FX-8100 is a high-end CPU based on the 32nm Bulldozer architecture.
It offers 8 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 2.8GHz, which may go up to 3.1GHz 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.
It is a powerful Octa Core whose performance is good. It's thus capable of running most applications smoothly without any problem.
hahaha. my old Phenom II X4 955 Black @ 3.7Ghz can easily beat the orignal FX's in many things. if you go for an FX, go for the 43, 63 or 83 series, as they are the latest and best FX's
nice cpu for medium gaming
will this bottleneck with r9 290x
10% Performance Boost for AMD FX Series processors
Microsoft has launched new Update for FX Processors.
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