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AMD Duron


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AMD's value offering of Athlon technology, the Duron offers a 200Mhz front side system bus, enhanced 3DNow! technology, 128 kb of L1 cache, and a 64 kb integrated L2 cache on a Socket A interface.


AMD Duron Reviews Rating: 94 out of 100 based on 1 rating. 3 user reviews.

User Reviews

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AMD's baby is Intel's nightmare 9/10 Myke Jun 5, 2001
Duron Duron 9.8/10 Ramon LoBianco Mar 7, 2001
Super Great! 9.8/10 Dolby109 Feb 12, 2001
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Meta Reviews

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Ace's Hardware  --- Jun 19 '00
AMD Zone 94% Jun 19 '00
Ars Technica 9/10 Jun 22 '00
I am not a  --- Nov 07 '00
Tom's Hardware  --- Jun 19 '00
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AMD Duron Roundups and Shootouts

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AMD Duron Review Athlon Overclocking -- Oct 02 '00
AMD Duron Review Dan's Data -- Jul 08 '00
AMD Duron Review Review Zone -- Oct 17 '00

AMD Duron Previews

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Gamers Depot Jun 16 '00
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Ace's Hardware on

"Without any exaggeration, the Duron offers an earth shattering price/performance ratio!"

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AMD Zone on

"The Duron is a solid performer at a very attractive price. It is almost too good of a performer and can stand toe to toe with the classic Athlon, unlike the K6-X series"

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Ars Technica on

"All in all the Duron looks to be a great CPU, and should make buying a "value" machine less like buying an economy car, and more like buying a sporty economy car."

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Gamers Depot on

"Enter the new AMD Duron. Built around the same core as its older Athlon brother, this chip will be a scaled back chip built on an .18-micron process, and have a smaller amount of on-die level-2..."

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I am not a on

"The processors were already clocked 400MHz over their rated speed, which is 67% increase, now that's impressive. However, I wanted to see if I could push them further. All of the processors would..."

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  • Product Type: CPUs
  • Manufacturer: AMD
  • Released
    North AmericaJune 2000
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