what is the best? Tags: AMD CPUs Overclocking Last response: July 28, 2006 1:32 AM in Overclocking Share melarcky July 27, 2006 9:43:47 PM i was wondering what is the best make code name for AMD Athlon cpu's like San Diego, Barton.. and why? More about : question dougie_boy July 27, 2006 10:11:38 PM Quote:i was wondering what is the best make code name for AMD Athlon cpu's like San Diego, Barton.. and why? there is no best. just different revisions. read up on what each revsion adds to get an idea of what they mean. some mean different fabrication size: e.g : 130nm to 90nm some mean the instruction prosses' that it can handle and understand. e.g SSE1, SSE2, 3Dnow!, the amount of power they require and the clock speed. tada heres a list of 939s * Clawhammer Core: L2 1MB Cache/ SSE1, SSE2 Instruction Support * Newcastle Core: L2 512KB Cache/ SSE1, SSE2 Instruction Support * Winchester Core: L2 512KB Cache/ SSE1, SSE2 Instruction Support * Venice Core: L2 512KB Cache/ SSE1, SSE2, SSE3 Instruction Support * San Diego Core: L2 1MB Cache/ SSE1, SSE2, SSE3 Instruction Support * Manchester Core: (Single & Dual Core) L2 512KB cache per CPU/ SSE1, SSE2, SSE3 Instruction Support * Toledo Core: (Dual Core) L2 1MB cache per CPU/ SSE1, SSE2, SSE3 Instruction Support * Venice Core CPUs include: 3000+, 3200+, 3500+, 3800+ (Retail) * San Diego Core CPUs include: 3700+, 4000+, FX55, FX57 (Retail) * Manchester Core CPUs include: X2 3800+, X2 4200+, X2 4600+ (Retail) * Toledo Core CPUs include: X2 3800+ (with half of the 1MB L2 disabled), X2 4400+, X2 4800+, FX-60 (retail) also. you sure your 3200+ is a sandy core??? are you lying? melarcky July 27, 2006 10:57:09 PM no i am not lying its just when i turn on the program PC wizard its says its a San diego.. i will check again., can you give me a good program that will tell me what it is? Related resources What is the best pc for facebook gaming - Forum What is the best Registry Cleaner? - Forum What is the best mid/full tower cases right now? - Forum What 's the best case on the market right now? - Forum What is the best 2 RAM sticks 16GB Or 4 RAM sticks 16GB - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dougie_boy July 27, 2006 11:34:38 PM cpuz. will tell you everything you wanted to know or could know about ur CPU. melarcky July 28, 2006 1:10:37 AM thats the program that i am using it says San Diego dougie_boy July 28, 2006 1:32:10 AM Quote:thats the program that i am using it says San Diego i didn't know that AMD made a sandy core of the 3200+. i thought the sandy core was high end only... screen grab?? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhat is the best CPU to use to run ESXi environment? ForumWhat offer is the best ? ForumWhat 's the best router to install both dd-wrt and kismet on? ForumWhat is the best motherboard I can get. help me please! ForumWhat is the best PSU? ForumWhat 's the best "bang for buck" x79 board for this rig? ForumWhat is the best ssd for assus p9 x79 deluxe ForumWhat is the best website building/Designing software? ForumWhat is the best laptop for streaming video? ForumWhat are the best monitors for use with photoshop ForumWhat is the best bother board for overclocking a fx 8320 ForumTwo Computers, One external drive. What is the best back up method? ForumWhat is the best video encoding software for OpenCL? ForumWhat processor is best for gaming? ForumWhat is the best option *fixed* More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !