New low-power AMD X2s, X3s and X4s

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New low-power AMD X2s, X3s and X4s
AMD has released some new low-power CPUs for sale, which may be of interest if you wish to increase your PPD/W.

For quad cores :
  • Athlon II X4 605e (2.3GHz) - $143
  • Athlon II X4 600e (2.2GHz) - $133

With a 45W TDP !

For tri-cores :
  • Athlon II X3 435 (2.9GHz) - $87 - 78 €
  • Athlon II X3 425 (2.7GHz) - $76
  • Athlon II X3 405e (2.3GHz) - $102
  • Athlon II X3 400e (2.2GHz) - $97


And finally dual cores :
  • Athlon II X2 240e (2.8GHz) - $77 - 70 €
  • Athlon II X2 235e (2.7GHz) - $69


It is not necessarily the cheapest upfront purchase you will make, but your lower energy bills should reimburse you down the line!


Source : PC Inpact