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AMD's Athlon II X2 255 is made mostly of fail

AMD's Athlon II X2 255 is made mostly of fail

AMD's latest chip is very attractively priced, but there’s not much else to really grab anyone's interest?
By Justin Robinson Jun 29 2010, 5:25PM
Time to upgrade your PC? 50 old and new AMD and Intel CPUs rated and reviewed

Time to upgrade your PC? 50 old and new AMD and Intel CPUs rated and reviewed

Whether you’re upgrading or building from scratch, one of these 50 processors will fit the bill, but which one?
By Staff Writers Mar 26 2010, 12:00PM
AMD's Athlon II: unmatched by other budget CPUs

AMD's Athlon II: unmatched by other budget CPUs

The dual- and triple-core Athlon II CPUs are simply unmatched by their budget rivals
By Staff Writers Mar 26 2010, 10:48AM
AMDs Athlon II X4 620 is the best value quad core CPU you can buy

AMDs Athlon II X4 620 is the best value quad core CPU you can buy

Nothing incredible in terms of design, but it’s an impressively cheap way to get quad-core in your PC.
By David Bayon Nov 13 2009, 10:53AM
AMD takes on Intel with new Athlon IIs

AMD takes on Intel with new Athlon IIs

Eight new processors aimed at the low end of the market
By V3.co.uk staff Oct 21 2009, 9:53AM
AMD launches Congo next month

AMD launches Congo next month

Chip giant AMD will launch its Congo platform for ultrathin notebooks at the end of October or the beginning of November, according to reports on Asian IT news site Digitimes.
By V3.co.uk staff Oct 19 2009, 9:58AM
Athlon II X2 250 3GHz

Athlon II X2 250 3GHz

AMD's latest is Limited by design.
By Justin Robinson Sep 9 2009, 12:17PM
Intel Xeon 5500 series: 14 CPUs tested and compared

Intel Xeon 5500 series: 14 CPUs tested and compared

The Nehalem-based Xeons are a landmark release, with exceptional performance married to great power.
By Dave Mitchell Jul 13 2009, 5:07PM
Computex: AMD and Intel launch new processors at Computex

Computex: AMD and Intel launch new processors at Computex

Intel unveils new laptop chips, while AMD launches its fastest desktop processors.
By Daniel Robinson Jun 3 2009, 7:54AM
AMD shrinks TDP on Phenom II X3s and X4s

AMD shrinks TDP on Phenom II X3s and X4s

Launches an Athlon II and dual-core Phenom IIs too. Busy little AMD!

By The Inquirer May 19 2009, 10:07AM
Intel's Core i7, now powered by scooters

Intel's Core i7, now powered by scooters

Not content with pitching Core i7's power to PC enthusiasts, Intel is taking the message to the general public. On scooters.
By Daniel Long Mar 12 2009, 3:51PM
AMD unveils Athlon Neo for ultra-thin laptops

AMD unveils Athlon Neo for ultra-thin laptops

New AMD mobile chip could give Intel Atom a run for your money, if you're thinking of a mini notebook.
By Daniel Robinson Jan 7 2009, 6:34PM
AMD aims dual-core Athlons at value desktops

AMD aims dual-core Athlons at value desktops

AMD has introduced new dual-core desktop processors aimed at the value end of the consumer market..
By Daniel Robinson Dec 17 2008, 8:02AM
Phenom II, Athlon X4, oh my…

Phenom II, Athlon X4, oh my…

All the details you wanted
Nov 18 2008, 7:44AM
AMD Vs Intel: 51-CPU megatest

AMD Vs Intel: 51-CPU megatest

There may be two main CPU manufacturers, but picking the right processor is anything but simple. We put 51 CPUs through their paces
By David Fearon , Dave Bayon , Darien Graham-Smith , Mike Jennings Jul 29 2008, 2:17PM
AMD Athlon X2

AMD Athlon X2

An old standard, but one that still provides decent performance at a great price.
By David Fearon , David Bayon , Darien Graham-Smith , Mike Jennings Jul 29 2008, 1:41PM
AMD lowers power on Athlon 64 platform

AMD lowers power on Athlon 64 platform

8W, 15W, and 25W models due in the fourth quarter.
By Clement James Sep 21 2007, 10:51AM
The Definitive CPU Test: Intel vs AMD: price vs performance

The Definitive CPU Test: Intel vs AMD: price vs performance

Thought Core 2 was the only choice? Think again... AMD's far from dead.
By Jim Martin , Nick Ross , David Fearon , David Field , David Bayon Jul 6 2007, 11:31AM
History of Overclocking Part Two

History of Overclocking Part Two

Craig Simms still hasn’t removed his head from the turbulent past of overclocking. He’s heard surgery can fix that.
By Craig Simms May 25 2007, 12:22PM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+

AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+

An excellent chip, if you're trapped in AM2-world with no way to escape to vastly superior, and cheaper, Core2-land.
By Craig Simms Mar 30 2007, 10:02AM