Phenom vs. Phenom Black Edition.

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Joined: 05/03/2010
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i was wondering what exactly makes the Black Edition phenoms so different from the normal phenoms?

Joined: 05/04/2010
Posts: 11

The Black Edition had unlocked Multipliers so you can OC your CPU in the BIOS. The normal Phenom has his Multipliers locked, and is very hard to OC.

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Joined: 04/21/2009
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As stated above the BE is easier to OC but the non-OC edition is still not that hard to OC. the BE will probably OC .1-.3 ghz farther

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