Athlon II X2 260 Tags: CPUs Socket AMD Product Last response: November 3, 2010 4:42 PM in CPUs Share ronss September 16, 2010 4:14:21 AM Would an atlon II x2 260- 3.2 ghz, socket am3,,,,,,,,,,,,,be a lot faster than a amd atlon 64 x2 2400 , 2.2 ghz socket 939 More about : athlon 260 Herr_Koos a b à CPUs September 16, 2010 7:28:46 AM It would be. If you are going to spend money on a new motherboard and an Athlon II, I'd recommend you at least try to get an X3. The extra cores will greatly improve your system performance and the price difference is marginal. m 0 l amdfangirl a b à CPUs September 16, 2010 12:26:57 PM Yes. But not by that much. I'd recommend you spend enough for an Athlon X4, it's only $90. m 0 l Related resources Athlon II X2 260 and asrock am3 motherboard should i but this? - Forum Will GT640 bottlenecked by AMD Athlon ii x2 260? - Forum FPS difference of Celeron 1610 and athlon II x2 260? - Forum With my AMD Athlon II X2 260 - Forum A8+6570 or Athlon II X2 260+7770? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ronss September 17, 2010 8:25:06 AM okay....i had allready bought the x2 260 the other day,,,,frys had it for $41,,,its just a surfing rig,,not a gamer m 0 l Herr_Koos a b à CPUs September 17, 2010 9:37:02 AM Should be fine then. You know you need to get a new motherboard as well, right? m 0 l re-play- November 3, 2010 4:42:41 PM u can play with that CPU too m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Can my ASUS P5G41C-M LX fit with PROCESSOR AMD AM3 ATHLON II 64 X2 260 3.2GHZ Forum Whats the min Power Supply needed for Athlon II X2 260? Forum Athlon ii x2 260 for budget gaming pc Forum Athlon II X2 260 for budget gaming pc? Forum Athlon ii x2 260 for gaming? Forum $600 build (Athlon II x2 260 + ATI 5850), Ready to pull the trigger! Forum SolvedAMD Athlon II X2 280 Tray Forum SolvedR7 260x and Athlon II x4 760k for 1366x768 gaming Forum SolvedAMD Athlon X2 II 255 bottleneck with a GTX750? Forum SolvedAMD Athlon II X2 255 - Best compatible Graphics Card? Forum SolvedBest graphics card possible for Dell Inspiron 570 with AMD Athlon ii X2 645? Forum SolvedWill the GT640 GDDR5 get bottlenecked by AMD Athlon II x2 245? Forum SolvedHow far can an AMD Athlon ii x2 265 processor overclock? Forum SolvedAMD Athlon II X2 370K Forum will my pc run crysis ,this my specs amd athlon 64 x2 3ghz 4gig ram, gigabyte geforce gtx 260 oc Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !