Solved Phenom II X4 965 Model differences Tags: CPUs Processors Phenom Last response: April 22, 2010 1:52 AM in CPUs Share onlineguy April 22, 2010 1:17:50 AM There are two models of this processor with GMBOX and GIBOX as their last numbers. the GMBOX is 125watt while the GIBOX is 140watt. Does this make a difference? Does it affect OC capability? More about : phenom 965 model differences sirheck April 22, 2010 1:29:55 AM The newer C3 version should OC a little better. m 0 l onlineguy April 22, 2010 1:32:05 AM What do you mean by C3? Is it the one with higher watts? m 0 l Related resources AMD Phenom II x4 965 different model watts - Forum Difference betwee the AMD Phenom II x4 965 models - Forum Difference between a Phenom II X4 840 and 965 BE - Forum Phenom ii x4 965 vs 955 - is there a difference? - Forum Stick with AMD Phenom II X4 965 or upgrade to FX-8350? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution ct1615 a c 105 à CPUs April 22, 2010 1:33:03 AM here is a review of the 125w http://www.pureoverclock.com/review.php?id=845&page=6 Share JDFan a b à CPUs April 22, 2010 1:49:40 AM onlineguy said:What do you mean by C3? Is it the one with higher watts? C3 is the newer version which is the 125W chip ----- it requires less voltage and as such puts out less heat so can OC slightly better !! m 0 l onlineguy April 22, 2010 1:52:03 AM Best answer selected by onlineguy. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBest upgrade from my Phenom II X4 965 BE Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X4 965 BE bottlenecking R9 270X Forum SolvedPhenom II x4 965 with 2133Mhz RAM? Forum SolvedNeed a good cheap upgrade for my Phenom II X4 965 Forum SolvedWill my phenom II x4 965 BE bottleneck a GTX 760? Forum Solvedhelp overclocking AMD Phenom ii x4 965 Forum SolvedPhenom II X4 965 @2.2GHz Forum SolvedKeep or sell? (Phenom II X4 965 system) Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II x4 965 3.4GHz to 4.0? Forum SolvedShould i stick with the Phenom II X4 965 BE or upgrade to an i5 4570? Forum SolvedGIGABYTE GA-970A-UD3 & AMD Phenom II X4 965 Forum SolvedAny way to get more out of my Phenom II X4 965? Forum SolvedNeed advice on overclocking AMD phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Forum SolvedPhenom II x4 965 question Forum SolvedNeed help overclocking AMD Phenom II x4 965 BE CPU Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !