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DEAL – AMD FX8320 Black Edition 8 Core 3.5Ghz/4.0GHz – £107.97 Amazon

This deal for the superb FX8320 Black Edition processor from AMD come hot from the latest Kaveri APUs being released. This one is for serious gamers, who have a graphics card already (or plan to get one in a system build.  The FX8320 is a superb processor, featuring 8, EIGHT, core running at 3.5GHz (with turbo to 4.0GHz). And this is known to be a very overclockable CPU, so performance can be pushed even further even with the stock cooler.

With modern console games having to be optimised for 8 cores, this will mean that PC games will also finally start to take advantage of more than four cores regularly. This combined with AMD Mantle, should help boost the performance of this chip for years to come. Even without this, at just over £100 you cannot beat the FX8320 for power to the Pound. At £107.97 on Amazon it’s a steal.


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WATCH A VIDEO TO SEE THE FX8320 IN ACTION ON CRYSIS 3 WITH A HD7870 (A great budget setup which will do 1080p at 60FPS all day long):