The new 5 GHz FX-9590 features the "Piledriver" architecture, is unlocked for easy overclocking and pave the way for enthusiasts to enjoy higher CPU speeds and related performance gains. Additionally, these processors feature AMD Turbo Core 3.0 technology to dynamically optimize performance across CPU cores and enable maximum computing for the most intensive workloads.
Still unlocked for your overclocking pleasure, and still the only 8-core desktop processor around. Unmatched multitasking and pure core performance with a new architecture. AMD FX Processors unlock maximum, unrestrained processing performance for extreme responsiveness you can see and feel. Experience unmatched multitasking and pure core performance with the industry's first 32nm 8-core desktop processor. Get the speed you crave with AMD Turbo CORE Technology to push your core frequencies to the limit when you need it most. Go beyond the limits of maximum speed. But the best part of all? You'll get all this impressive performance at an unbelievable price. You'll be asking yourself "what competition?" in no time. Maximum Performance
• The industry's only 8-core desktop processor
• Overclock with easy to use AMD Overdrive™ and AMD Catalyst Control Center™ software suites
• Supreme power available from virtually every core
• Aggressive performance for mega-tasking and intensive applications like video editing and 3D modelling Innovative Architecture
• The industry's first and only native 8-core desktop processor for unmatched multitasking and pure core performance
• New 32 nm die shrink designed to reduce leakage for improved efficiency, increased clock rate headroom and better thermals
• Can deliver more cores and more performance without raising the power requirements Industry Leading Price Per Performance
• Unlocked processors allow the maximum tuneable performance
• AMD Turbo CORE Technology dynamically adjusts performance to give you the best experience, no matter what you are doing
• Get superior performance at a competitive price with unlocked technology
*This CPU does not come with a Heat Sink/ Fan.