”AMD has finally managed to release a CPU with 2.4GHz clock frequency. Due to the new CG core revision we are glad to welcome Athlon 64 FX-53. Read all you wanted to know about the newcomer: a lot of benchmarks, overclocking results and a few exciting tests of the Windows XP 64-Bit Edition for 64-Bit Extended Systems.”
Will it be able to pull through? Well, to be honest this article ddin’t change much for me. The FX-53 takes over after the FX-51 and performs in a similar way. Intel still has a big bonus with their HyperThreading and NetBurst architecture making it faster in multimedia benchmarks however when it comes to gaming performance the FX-53 is ”beyond any competition”.
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