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Tuesday, 22 September 2009 11:47

AMD Athlon II X4 620 benched - 6 Power Consumption

Written by Eliot Kucharik

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Review: Cheap as chips


As you could expect, the high VCore does have a substantial impact on power consumption. Lowering the VCore does help, but AMD is still way behind Intel considering efficiency. The 905e with only 100MHz slower clock but with the full 6MB L3 cache beats the Athlon II X4 by a big margin, only decreasing the VCore could turn the results around.

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