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AMD TWKR Phenom II 42 - clocked over 6 GHz
« on: July 08, 2009, 12:01:12 PM »
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On June 11th news spread quickly that Maingear CEO Wallace Santos had posted a blog update stating they had received AMDs TWKR CPU. Discussion forums across the net went into overdrive due to the realisation that this was actually an unannounced product. What could it actually be and when would it be available? A few days passed and more information started to leak out and finally we had a soft launch of the TWKR 42 Black Edition last week.

AMD will not be selling this part but is giving a few samples to press, enthusiast users and competition winners. We managed to get hold of a sample for a day’s worth of testing and in this article we will look at what the CPU actually is and how it compares in overclocking to the high end Phenom 2 X4 955 Black Edition.

Read full story at DriverHeaven.