FX-8120
AMD FX-8120

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FX-8120 Performance Specification
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Turbo Speed
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3.1 GHz
3.4 GHz
8 cores
8 threads
Zambezi
125W
32nm
Socket AM3+
64 Bit
61°C
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FX-8120 Game Requirement Analysis

FX-8120 is a high-end CPU based on the 32nm Bulldozer architecture.


It offers 8 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 3.1GHz, which may go up to 3.4GHz and 8MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, Turbo Core and Virtualization are activated and the clock multiplier is unlocked, meaning it can be overclocked easily.


The processor DOES NOT integrated any graphics. and has a rated board TDP of 125W.


It is a powerful Octa Core whose performance is good. It's thus capable of running most applications smoothly without any problem.


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Release period
13-Oct-2011
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Would this bottleneck or be bottlenecked by the GTX 650 1gb?

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Would this bottleneck a GTX 780?

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Yes

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the gtx 760 is perfect

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I was wondering if my cpu is holding back my gpu? That s is possible??

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Yes it is more than possible

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If i Tag my FX 8120 with a GTX 680 do you think i would get alot of bottleneck? I'm so close to getting it right now!!!

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This or fx 6350 ( for gaming ) ?

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Fx 6350 if you are only gaming but if you are editing better with this one.If they have the same price i mean 5-10$ more for this one get this one.

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Is there a bottleneck with gainward gtx 650ti

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Nope i assure u that ur card might bottleneck the cpu and not ur cpu the card :P

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What cpu is best for it?

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Gtx 680 or gtx 780 ;)

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Would this go well with a GTX 660?

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yep should work fine together aslong as you have the psu to power it.

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It would work fine but the FX-8320 would be a better option.

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ya i agree if he has the money go with something like that or the 8350 either one would be a good option.

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would the 8120 bottleneck a GTX 670? Could I buy the 8120+670 and then buy an 8320/8350 when I have the money?

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no is not

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if it's not that's AWESOME! I can get it with a 670 and stay within ma budget!

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:)

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Why this is 4% better than my CPU?

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maybe because dinosaurs died because of the big meteorite

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bro its and 8 core cpu with an 8MB cache . .unlike our intel cpu's the architecture of this is a lot different than ours. . and if were to choose between ur i5 .I think I'd choose this one. .depends on what ur gonna do with it. .

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Is this better than My CPU??

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yes

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Really…? (I thought so… It has 8 cores… on the other hand my CPU has only 2 cores locked …)

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well the 8 cores are meant to compete with the i5 cores. Although yours is more power-efficient

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