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Tuesday, 12 January 2010 02:29

AMD Athlon II X2 245 vs 240e dissected - 2 Overview

Written by Eliot Kucharik

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Review: Energy efficiency for the masses?




Overview:


As usual AMD CPUs have an ridiculously high VCore. Why a dual-core CPU needs 1.4250V is beyond our understanding. The so called energy efficient CPUs have a reduced VCore of 1.2500V. Also in idle the voltages are quite high. We don't like that at all. As the numbers indicate the 245 is clocked 100MHz faster as a 240e. 

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