The BE is clocked at 1. More intriguingly, these CPUs are bargain priced. Merry Christmas from The Tech Report staff! Log in Don’t have an account? Is this a good cpu for gaming Reply. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me.

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But as we’ve seen lately, you don’t need chart topping performance to bring excitement to the game.

On a more serio Here’s what AMD says about it: Voldenuit It’s nice of Krogoth to fill in for Chuckula over arhlon holidays. Sunlight streams in through a window across the room, and every so often, I can hear the shuffle caused 664 my oldest child turning the page in the book he’s reading.

Notable by its omission in the new naming scheme is the “64” after “Athlon. We probably won’t know how fully AMD will deploy this tactic until it announces more details about its naming scheme or introduces more products that use it.

One obvious advantage of the new naming scheme is that it more closely matches what Intel is now doing, be-350 the final four digits of the model names. CPUs Previous page Next page. All is well, or so it would seem. About us Privacy policy Mailing list Mobile.

Dubbed the Athlon X2 BE, this chip has a confusing new alphanumeric amalgamation attached to its name, and what could be cooler than that?


AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core BE-2350

The series of letters and numbers after athln moniker bbe-2350 not entirely random, either. If not, your cold, calloused heart may be warmed by the news that our BE sample also overclocks like a mofo. Steam names the best-selling games of We have a full slate of performance results for the BE, but we’re going to move through them quickly, since the BE is a low-end, low-power processor with few true competitors.

This setup may allow AMD to cozy up next to Pentiums and Core Duos with product numbers that suggest similar or better performance. Thus the simpler “Athlon X2” series is born.

Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core BE Can Run PC Game System Requirements

For what it’s worth, we have included an E in our testing for comparison. The last three digits are intended to indicate relative performance within a given product family. For now, the company intends to retain the “plus” model numbers on its existing products rather than renaming its whole lineup. Is that be–2350 motor oil?

Just like them, these BE-series processors have dual cores with K of L2 cache per core and are intended for Socket AM2 motherboards. This change lines things up with future product names like “Phenom X4,” as well. These two 65nm processors run at 2. I’m sure you’re aghast.


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Dell returns to the stock market after six years. Turns out these products are the first fruits of AMD’s new processor naming scheme. Read on to see how we used the BE as a low-power processor and then abused it as a high-power one, to the delight of all involved.

Pay no attention to the “64” on the cap! Carefully selected as qthlon that can run at lower operating voltages and thus lower TDPs, these two processors are designed to be a more available version of the Energy Efficient Small Form Factor X2s that were introduced last year.

AMD’s Athlon X2 BE-2350 processor

But in the background, just above the sound of the air conditioning system forcing air through the vents, I can hear it: At least, I believe they indicate relative performance. In fact, at 35 watts, this CPU was essentially the exact same thing as a Turion 64 X2 processor, but ensconced in a desktop-style package and ready to drop into practically any Socket AM2 motherboard.

What’s not to like?