opteron 1**, are they single or dual core? Tags: CPUs Core Opteron Dual Core Last response: March 10, 2006 9:41 PM in CPUs Share quantumsheep March 10, 2006 9:25:06 PM i've recently been looking at the opteron 1** series and they have confused me, are they dual core or single core? Any help would be much appreciated. More about : opteron single dual core Grimmy March 10, 2006 9:30:21 PM Not too sure, but opty 165 and up are dual... I think. I got confused over that as well, from Newegg's spec's. dvdpiddy March 10, 2006 9:30:42 PM both! Related resources AMD Opteron Dual-Core 165 1 .80GHz - report your experience - Forum Help! Dual-core Opteron : 1 -way, 2-way ???? - Forum Single/dual Opteron 250 - Forum Advice on Upgrading 2x Single Core Opteron 248 - Forum Dual Core vs Dual Cpu vs opteron - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer quantumsheep March 10, 2006 9:34:01 PM i think these CPU naming systems are getting ridiculous these days...why can't they be as simple as they were in the ole days of yore.... RichPLS March 10, 2006 9:34:36 PM Opteron 165's and up are dual core the ones below 165 are single core All 1xx versions are 939 pin CPU's quantumsheep March 10, 2006 9:36:28 PM cheers for the help guys, i feel....enlightened! chunkymonster a b à CPUs March 10, 2006 9:36:30 PM Both is correct...generally speaking, those 100 series opterons that end on either 0 or 5 are dual core and those that end on an even number are single core...i.e.; 144, 146, 148 being single core with the 170 175, 180 being dual core... http://www.amd.com/us-en/Processors/ProductInformation/... Check out the link and see for yourself! Enjoy! Grimmy March 10, 2006 9:39:40 PM 2.4GHz Model 150 Single Core... Heh I almost fell for it. quantumsheep March 10, 2006 9:40:34 PM now that i know these are brilliant value great o/c dual cores, should i get one or should i wait for conroe......decisions decisions decisions. dvdpiddy March 10, 2006 9:41:01 PM no you forgot that early opty 1xx were socket 940 such as 140 142 144 146 and the first fx fx-51 maximum ownage Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumDual Core ( Opteron ) lagg/glitch sound issue. Forumdual core opteron : for webserver and HTPC ForumDual Dual core Opteron System, Is there any point buying it? ForumCPU config conundrum: dual core opteron /athlon ForumSK8N and Dual Core Opteron support ForumMotherboard for 3 dual -width PCIe 3.0 GPUs, and single Core i7 3930K ForumAMD Opteron Dual Cores ForumDual Opterons or Single FX for Gaming System? Forumdual core vs. single core ForumOpteron 4234 in a dual cpu workstation ForumSingle Core to Dual Core , Worth it? Forumconfused single or dual core ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumOverclocking Opteron 165 vs 170 ForumIntel Quad core Kentsfield More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !