Amd 550 vs intel Tags: CPUs Intel Compatibility Motherboards AMD Last response: August 9, 2010 7:57 AM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard August 9, 2010 6:31:36 AM Hello, tell me about amd 945 cpu and compatible motherboard More about : amd 550 intel amk09 August 9, 2010 6:50:06 AM I'm assuming you are referring to the AMD Phenom II X4 945. For starters its a sexy quad-core processor clocked at 3.0 GHz. L2 Cache - 4 x 512KB L3 Cache - 6MB Power Draw - 125W You can order one online for around $140, totally worth the money. As far as compatible motherboards, any AM3 mobo will work. Lmeow a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard August 9, 2010 7:57:34 AM Works in nearly all AM3 boards, and some AM2+ and even AM2 boards as well. You can use DDR2 (AM2/AM2+) or DDR3 (AM3) memory. In terms of performance it would be a bit under Intel's Core i5 750 @ 2.66 GHz. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFirst time Builder: Gaming $500- 550 ( AMD vs Intel ) ForumINTEL E7500 2.93GHz. Vs . AMD Phenom II X2 550 BE 3.1 GHz. ForumAMD Phenom II X2 550 vs Intel E7400 ForumAMD A4-5300 3.4GHz V Intel Celeron G 550 2.50Ghz ForumI3 2100 + GTX 550 Ti Vs AMD FX 4100 + HD 6770 ForumClick here if your system won't boot or there is no video output ForumHomebrew Template ForumCore i3 550 vs amd Phenom II x2 560 ForumWhich cpu is better intel core i5 650 or amd phenom II x2 550 ForumGTX 550 ti vs AMD 7770 Forum$ 550 Intel Gaming PC ForumAMD Phenom ii x2 550 BE 3.4ghz (???) Not overclocked ForumAMD general vs Intel general ForumAMD vs Intel ... real-world performance? ForumNvidia GT 550 m vs AMD 6750m ForumIntel Build vs AMD Build - which parts list is better? ForumPSU Help ForumIntel i3 compare amd ForumGraphics card for intel(R) pentium 4 motherboard ForumQuietest CPU fan for AMD More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !