AMD's FX CPU hits record-breaking speeds

Summary:Just how fast can overclockers with a supply of liquid helium push AMD's FX 'Bulldozer' CPU? To record-breaking levels, that's what!

Take some overclockers, lots of liquid helium, and a prototype AMD FX 'Bulldozer' CPU and what do you have? A Guiness World Record breaker, that's what!

Overclockers Brian Mchlachlan and Sami Maekinen took the AMD FX silicon to a whopping 8.429 GHz, beating the current record of 8.308 GHz.

Check this out!

Very cool!

Topics: Processors


Adrian Kingsley-Hughes is an internationally published technology author who has devoted over a decade to helping users get the most from technology -- whether that be by learning to program, building a PC from a pile of parts, or helping them get the most from their new MP3 player or digital camera.Adrian has authored/co-authored technic... Full Bio

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