AMD's FX CPU hits record-breaking speeds

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.

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