This is the fifth and final part out of five articles for this week, to help you understand and buy the right CPU.
Here’s a list of the articles in this series:
- 12 CPU specifications explained in plain English
- How to differentiate CPU models from AMD
- How to differentiate CPU models from Intel
- The Best CPU for your money: September 2009
- 19 of the best CPU articles
19 of the best CPU articles:
- The Real Conroe Successor: Clarkdale & All You Need to Know about Westmere
- The Lynnfield Followup: Turbo Mode and Overclocking Investigated
- AMD Athlon II X4 620 & 630: The First $99 Quad Core CPU
- Intel’s Core i7 870 & i5 750, Lynnfield: Harder, Better, Faster Stronger
- The Athlon II X2 & Phenom II X2: 45nm Dual-Core from AMD
- AMD Athlon II X4 620 and X4 630 Quad-core Processors Review – Redefining Budget Machines
- ARM attacks Atom with 2GHz A9; can servers be far behind?
- The Core i7 goes mobile
- It’s Official: AMD Confirms Hexa-Core Thuban CPU
- LGA1366 and 1156: watch the voltages!
- Intel Core i5 And Core i7: Intel’s Mainstream Magnum Opus
- AMD Athlon II X4 620: Quad Core For The Masses At $100
- In Theory: How Does Lynnfield’s On-Die PCI Express Affect Gaming?
- Making Lemonade: Overclocking Your Locked AMD Processor
- Intel Shows How A CPU Is Made
- Undervolting Your Phenom II And Core 2 Processors
- Phenom II 955 Versus Core i7 920: Gaming Value Compared
- How Many CPU Cores Do You Need?
- Part 2: How Many CPU Cores Do You Need?
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