AMD are adding two new models to the AMD FX desktop CPU line-up, the quad-core AMD FX-4170 and the six-core AMD FX-6200.
Utilizing the “Bulldozer” multi-core architecture with completely unlocked processor clock multipliers, the AMD FX CPUs continue to provide PC users the enjoyment of higher CPU speeds and related performance gains. As a part of a balanced and affordable desktop system, the processors enable maximum performance for intense workloads.
Global availability of the AMD FX-4170 and AMD FX-6200 is happening on a rolling timeline, so availability will vary by market.
Please find the chart below for more details on the new models:
|Model||CPU Base||CPU Turbo Core||TDP||Cores||L2
|FX-6200||3.8 GHz||4.1 GHz||125 W||6||6 MB||8 MB||1866||AM3+|
|FX-4170||4.2 GHz||4.3 GHz||125 W||4||4 MB|
Second, AMD have reduced the pricing on the AMD FX-8120 effective today. Expect similar price drops from component retailer outlets.