What stepping is this Black Edition X2? Tags: CPUs AMD Product Last response: July 31, 2008 12:48 AM in CPUs Share mrZoSo July 30, 2008 10:37:04 PM Newegg just got these in: AMD Athlon 64 X2 5400+ Brisbane 2.8GHz Black Edition Model# = ADO5400DSWOF I'm trying to find out what stepping it is but have come up blank, emailed newegg but they couldn't help either, said they couldn't check the chip. If anyone could help, that would be great. Thanks, mrZoSo More about : stepping black edition Wisecracker a c 114 à CPUs a b À AMD July 30, 2008 11:20:49 PM I believe the 65w AMD X2 5400+ is a G2. Because of the AM2 memory dividers 2.8GHz is a sweet spot (2800MHz divided by 7 = 400MHz x 2 = 800MHz). Increasing the cpu multiplier will lower your effective memory speed with the 7 divisor This cpu has an '8' ram divider .... AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ Brisbane 2.9GHz AM2 65W http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... If you drop the HT to 4x and increase the cpu freq to 220MHz (maybe 1.37v?) your overall clock speed will be 3.2GHz and ... 3200MHz divided by 8 = 400MHz x 2 = 800MHz DDR2 mrZoSo July 31, 2008 12:48:27 AM Thanks for the info, it will come in handy. But I have seen some of the 65w Brisbane's haveing the G1 stepping listed on AMD's site, which I don't want of course. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources What is a ncie MoBo for the Phenom ii X2 550 Black Edition Forum SolvedSapphire Radeon R9 280X 3GB vs x2 XFX Radeon HD 5970 Black Edition 2 GB Forum SolvedGood card for an AMD Athlon 64 X2 7850 Black Edition? Forum SolvedIf i have the AMD Phenom ll x2 565 Black Edition and the ASUS M5A78L MB with coreunlocker feature will it be easy to unlock? Forum SolvedUnstable core in Phenom x2 560 black edition Forum SolvedMotherboard m4n68tm and processor 550 phenom 2 x2 non black edition how to overclock this cpu ? Forum SolvedGood upgrade from amd phenom ii x2 550 black edition? Forum SolvedWhich moobo is best with AMD Phenom II X2 560 Black Edition? Forum SolvedWhat PSU is best for running x2 Titan Black's? Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II x2 565 Black Edition vs Phenom II x4 840 Forum SolvedASUS M4A77T and PHENOM ii x2 565 black edition compatability Forum SolvedBugget cooler for a AMD Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition Forum Solved for this processor x2 550 which s better the ordinary or the black edition? Forum SolvedAthlon II X4 630 or Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition Power usage Forum SolvedFirst time OC'ing - AMD Athlon X2 7850 Black Edition Kuma 2.8GHz Forum Upgrade for a Phenom x2 (x4) 555 Black Edition Forum CPU Upgrade from AMD Phenom II X2 550 Black Edition? Forum SolvedWhat's the best pc fan setup for thermal taken v3 black edition Forum AMD phenom 2 X2 560 black edition processor Forum SolvedIs the AMD FX 6300 Black Edition good for gaming, and what would its comparison be??? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !