Review Index:

Detailed Socket-A Information

Author: Ryan Shrout
Subject: Processors
Manufacturer: Asus

Processor Comparison

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This diagram compares the PGA Athlons and Durons to the Intel equivalent processor. Notice that AMD's processors have the upper hand in almost ever category.

This diagram puts the different voltages that the Socket-A CPUs are defaulted to use in a coherent order. They also include information on the temperature of the processor die and the operating frequency of the chip.

The power dissipation diagram gives some technical information on the power consuption qualities of CPUs. Again, I back away from this information of which I am unsure of...

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