Solved Amd fx 6100 turbo Tags: CPUs AMD Last response: June 11, 2012 10:24 PM in CPUs Share hijaxhfx June 11, 2012 9:46:15 PM I was wondering what the turbo option is on my Cpu, i don't know anything really about over clocking, which i don't plan on doing anytime soon. is the turbo a over clock? and how does it work and does it shorten my cpu life span faster? thanks More about : amd 6100 turbo WR2 a c 203 à CPUs a b À AMD June 11, 2012 10:12:29 PM Some background on AMD Bulldozer Turbo Core Best solution WR2 a c 203 à CPUs a b À AMD June 11, 2012 10:16:07 PM Share hijaxhfx said:does it shorten my cpu life span faster?It's safe and won't shorten the CPUs lifespan. It allows a bit more performance over fewer cores while staying within the same standard thermal envelope. It's not the same thing as overclocking. Some light overclocking on your FX 6100 will get you overall better performance. Related resources AMD FX6100 , safe Temps - Forum AMD FX 6100 HOW MANY CORE? - Forum Overclocking an AMD FX-6100 - Forum AMD FX-6100 - Forum FX 6100 Vs AMD Phenom II X6 1045T? (Without OC) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hijaxhfx June 11, 2012 10:24:14 PM Best answer selected by Hijaxhfx. hijaxhfx June 11, 2012 10:24:33 PM Thanks for the info Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources AMD Phenom II X4 980T vs AMD FX-6100 Forum Speed Fluctuation While OCing AMD FX-6100 Forum AMD FX 6100 overclock Forum Best cooler for my FX-6100 Forum I5 3570k or FX 6100 or FX 8120 or i5 3470 Forum FX-6100 Acting up(or maybe something else) Forum Fx 6100 not stable after 4.0ghz Forum Problems OCing my new M5A97 & FX-6100 Forum Will A FX 6100 Bottleneck a gtx 660ti Forum FX-6100 vs Phenom II X4 955 Forum Phenom X6 or FX-6100 from Phenom X2 Forum Opinions and price of this PSU........... Forum Frustrated with my AMD X2 6000+ Brisbane Forum Amd Cpu for my gaming build Forum [Solved] I7-2600K Turbo Mode Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !