AMD Athlon II X2 240e


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The Socket AM3 Athlon II X2 240e is a 45nm quad core CPU (with one core disabled) with 2.8GHz processor frequency. Features 1 16-bit/16-bit HyperTransport 3.0 link (up to 4000MT/s system bus full duplex, 37.3GB/s I/O bandwidth), 384KB L1 cache (64K per core) and 2MB L2 cache (1MB per core). Dual Dynamic Power Management allows for integrated 128-bit memory controller; up to DDR2-800 (PC2-6400) and DDR3-1066 (PC3-8500) memory support. 95W TDP.

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AMD Athlon II X2 240e Reviews Rating: 88 out of 100 based on 2 ratings.

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Bjorn3D 8.5/10 Oct 20 '09
PC Stats 72% Oct 20 '09
techPowerUp! 9/10 Oct 24 '09
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"The Gigabyte GA-MA790FXT-UD5P motherboard is very well designed with excellent features and overclocking potential. Its support for the latest and best AMD processors gives this board a big..."

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"When matched up with AMD's 785G chipset on a microATX motherboard, it's possible to build a tiny Athlon II X2 240e-based system for less than $400. The only real thing stopping the Athlon II X2..."

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"If you throw in a cheap AMD 785G motherboard with SidePort memory, you get a great little platform for HTPC use, or even a small portable LAN gaming rig. Add to that AM2+ and DDR2 memory..."

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"With the Athlon II X2 240e, AMD has delivered a CPU that delivers phenomenal bang for your buck. It is excellent for HTPCs where silence and low heat output are chief concerns. It does well with..."

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