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AMD FX-8350 Black Edition Vishera 8-Core 4.0GHz (4.2GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ 125W Desktop Processor FD8350FRHKBOX

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  • 32nm Vishera 125W
  • 8MB L3 Cache
  • 4 x 2MB L2 Cache
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New microarchitecture, new level of performance

Piledriver microarchitecture, a tuned-up Bulldozer, has finally reached the flagship AMD FX processors (the new FX series processors are codenamed as Vishera) for improved performance and better energy-efficiency. Up to eight “Piledriver” cores ensure unrivaled multitasking and pure core performance. The AMD Turbo Core technology pushes your core frequencies to the most when you need it most. To top it off, like all other AMD’s Black Edition processors, the new AMD FX 8-core Vishera processor black edition is unlocked for fabulous overclocking* capability.  Unrivaled performance is not the only trick AMD has up their sleeve. Vishera processors are at a reasonable price point. (*AMD’s product warranty does not cover damage caused by overclocking even when overclocking is enabled via AMD Overdrive software.)

  • newegg New Piledriver microarchitecture Piledriver microarchitecture is the second generation of AMD Bulldozer microarchitecture. The internal core structure has been modified for higher frequencies even without any changes in the manufacturing process. Piledriver has a more precise branch predictor and a larger instruction window with ISA extensions FMA3 and F16C. The execution units acquired an enhanced scheduler and learned to process individual instructions faster, such as integer and floating-point division. And Piledriver microarchitecture delivers higher power efficiency compared with Bulldozer microarchitecture.
  • newegg Unlocked AMD FX processor with 8 Piledriver cores The native 8-core desktop processor delivers unrivaled multitasking and pure core performance with the new Piledriver microarchitecture. 32 nanometer die shrink was designed to reduce leakage for improved efficiency, increased clock rate headroom and better thermals. The AMD unlocked technology offers more headroom for your overclocking (AMD’s product warranty does not cover damage caused by overclocking even when overclocking is enabled via AMD Overdrive software.).
  • newegg AMD Turbo technology The AMD FX Processors come equipped with AMD Turbo CORE Technology, a performance boosting technology that helps increase performance on the applications that need it the most.
  • newegg Amazing instruction capabilities Like Bulldozer, Piledriver has some amazing instruction capabilities. Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX) increase parallelism tailored for scientific and 3D applications that use heavy floating point calculations. Floating Point Vector Multiply-Accumulate improves throughput and performance on many vector functions (integer and floating point). Advanced Encryption Standard noticeably increases performance on the latest encryption applications like TrueCrypt and benchmarks like PCMark.
  • newegg AMD Hypertransport technology HyperTransport Technology (HT or HTT) is a high-speed, low latency, point-to-point link which helps reduce the number of buses in a system thus reducing system bottlenecks and enabling today's faster microprocessors to use system memory more efficiently in high-end multiprocessor systems.
  • newegg Integrated DRAM Controller with AMD Memory Optimizer Technology AMD FX Vishera Processor features a high-bandwidth, low-latency integrated memory controller that supports faster and low voltage memories and provides new Pre-Fetcher improvements and direct communications to each core in Dual-Core module (APIC registers in each core).

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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 3 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 3 years


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  • 8/29/2014 12:40:49 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsWorth The Cash

Pros: Fast, so far reliable

Cons: Non

Other Thoughts: I was looking to upgrade from my 965 Black Edition and was going with the 9590 but decided on this one.

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  • 8/29/2014 10:14:44 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsBest around.

Pros: Everything so far.. I've had it O.C now at 4.9 for a year now with no issues. This CPU is a beast would recommend it to all.

Cons: None.

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  • Yosh
  • 8/29/2014 9:01:06 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsgood processor, doesn't overheat

Pros: stock heat sync works well, was surprised by that. Processor works as advertised, in short very well

Cons: none

Other Thoughts: I upgraded from phenom II 1100T, honestly, i wouldn't even all it an upgrade, aside of having a few extra instructions sets. my 1100T holds it's own against this much newer CPU, Piledriver archetecture excels single core, but not so much multicore, I think due to the FPU being shared by all the cores. where as the Phenom IIs had an fpu for each core. Still the 8350 is a great card, and works very well while overclocked.

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  • Zugot
  • 8/28/2014 5:13:06 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsFX-8350

Pros: Fast CPU with a great performance/price ratio. Opted out of intel and don't regret a thing! Can't wait to OC, I've heard of people pushing this thing to 4.8 with a steady and safe temp.

Cons: None so far.

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  • James
  • 8/28/2014 5:05:58 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat Processor!

Pros: Does everything I need/want it to do. I have it on water overclocked to 4.7Ghz at the moment. You don't really need to do that but I figured why not.

Cons: None.

Other Thoughts: If I was to get another AMD processor it would be the fx 9590 all tho it seems to be pretty much the same.

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  • Thomas E
  • 8/28/2014 8:00:43 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsStrong performer

Pros: This CPU has been running at 4.5 ghz with 1.45v using a Corsair h80i since the day I bought it. Using Cinebench its multithreaded performance is a little over a i7 3770 (a $300+ cpu) but I only paid $150 for the 8350.

Cons: Not really a con, but if I had it to do over I'd purchase the 8320 since its cheaper and easily hits 4.5 ghz. Anything over 4.5 ghz and the 8350 requires lots of volts to achieve stability.

Other Thoughts: Great price to performance. Overclocks easily on my 990fxa-ud3 and h80i. Firestrike score of 8587.

My configuration:
8350 @ 4.5ghz with 1.45volts
GA-990FXA-UD3
8 (4gbx2) gb Team Vulcan 2400 mhz RAM
XFX R290
Samsung 840 250gb
WD 640 AAKS
WD 500 BEVT
Toshiba 3tb
Rosewill HIVE 750w

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  • nightwalkr
  • 8/27/2014 9:14:29 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsawesome chip

Pros: great chip, runs cool, eats games for breakfast now im running out of games to feed it and its getting fat...lol

Cons: These chips get a bad rep. for nothing more than not being an intel...

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  • Videowarrior
  • 8/26/2014 9:12:47 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsHOT HOT HOT!

Pros: -Extremely easy overclocking (The only reason I didn't reach 5.5Ghz is because my current Corsair H80 can't keep up with the heat this sucker pumps out)
-I don't pay for heating bills anymore
-Comes with a cool sticker
-Stock cooler makes an cool paperweight

Cons: -RUNS VERY VERY HOT (See other thoughts)
-Cut my knuckle on a spinning fan while adjusting my water cooling pipes
-Only comes with one sticker (What the heck AMD? Only one sticker?)
-Stock cooler (Anyone who uses the stock cooler is short a few chromosomes anyway)

Other Thoughts: This processor runs INSANELY HOT, and when I say INSANELY HOT I'm not kidding around! This sucker was roasting to 85C and actually hit the 90C kill switch which shut down my whole system. The processor itself can handle the heat well, but I don't trust heat on processors.

I'm using a Corsair H80 water cooler and I'm still hitting insane temps on the socket and Core 0, going to have to upgrade my cooler to the H110 to cool this beast.

Other than the insane heat, this thing overclocks like there's no tomorrow. At 1.375V I was able to achieve 5Ghz stable (Hot of course, had to have this giant extra fan blowing into my case) but I was able to let it prime for around 2 hours at 5Ghz, given more voltage and less heat I bet money that I can get 5.5Ghz or higher!

Rig:
ASUS Sabertooth 990FX R2.0
G.Skill Trident X 16GB (8-9-9-24 @ 1866)
2X Sapphire HD 7950 (Going to a GTX 880 when it comes out)
Samsung EVO 120GB
Seagate 1TB X4
EVGA 1000W Platinum PSU
Running all this on a Samsung monitor at 2560x1600

I'm completely satisfied!

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  • 8/25/2014 3:35:02 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsGreat processor, but not comparable to Intel's high-end

Pros: - Relatively inexpensive
- Overclocks well

Cons: - Not a true "Eight-Core"
- Runs hot
- Really doesn't like some games

Other Thoughts: If you're looking for a gaming rig, I'd recommend you spend the extra $100 or $150 to get an Intel 4690K or 4770K. I have an ATI R9 280X, 256GB SSD, 16GB DDR31866MHz, and this processor is my bottleneck in games.

Had I had the money at the time, I'd have purchased a 3770K or 4770K.

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  • EB
  • 8/25/2014 10:38:34 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsDA SHIZIT!!!

Pros: SUPER SPEED! Best processor I have EVER had!

Cons: Processor gets hot really quick... Recommend a liquid cooling unit. EXPECIALLY running it as a gaming PC.

Other Thoughts: I swear by AMD. Would recommend the three year warranty just in case.

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