Manufacturer’s Description

The AMD Athlon 64 FX processor features innovative technology to provide extraordinary performance and a computing experience without parallel. The AMD Athlon 64 FX processor runs on AMD64, a revolutionary technology that 1) allows the processor to run 32-bit applications at full speed while enabling the coming wave of powerful, 64-bit software applications, and 2) provides Enhanced Virus Protection when used with the Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2). AMD64 technology shatters barriers to new and advanced software that require 64-bit technology and blazing processor performance. Power-hungry enthusiasts, gamers, and prosumers can explore the full potential of AMD64 technology while enjoying outstanding performance on today's PC software.

The Specs

Physical + Memory Specifications
L1 Cache Size 128 KB
L2 Cache Size 1 MB
Warranty Information 1 Year Limited Warranty
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Additional Specifications
Thermal Specification 145.4F (63C)
Thermal Design Power 104 W
Brand Name AMD
Process Technology 130 nm
Processor Technology HyperTransport Technology
Frequency Band 32-bit Instruction Set Support: x86 ISAGame Play: A game that is optimized for AMD64 can command a phenomenal amount of memory for textures, world models, and charactersGame Development & Modification: AMD64 offers large memory capacity and other architectural performance improvements for fast and efficient compiling, level editing, development of complex 3D models, and asset managementGame Serving & File Sharing: Multi-player games and peer-to-peer software that run on central servers can accommodate more users and larger physical environment
Product Model FX - 55
Processor Features AMD 3DNow! Professional Technology + SSE2 Instructions|AMD�® 3DNow!(TM) Technology|Intel�® MMX(TM) Technology|Intel�® Streaming SIMD Extensions|Intel�® x86 Compatibilty
Product Line Athlon 64 FX
AMD Model FX-55
Processor Speed + Class
Bus Speed 1 GHz
Processor Speed 2.60 GHz
Quick Glance
Number of Processor Cores Single-core (1 Core)
Processor Socket AMD Socket PGA-939
normalized-Processor Speed 2600
Processor Class AMD Athlon 64 FX

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