AMD’s New Desktop Chips Run Faster, Cooler and Quieter Than Ever


AMD has garnered a reputation in the PC component world of focusing on throughput over thermals, or power over practicality. That’s been true for some time, but the chipmaker is looking to turn that around with its latest desktop processors for 2016.

The company’s big ticket item is more of an upgrade to one of the firm’s most popular chips: the AMD FX-8370 has now been equipped with a newly-designed cooler called the Wraith. This massive black cooler replaces the chip’s current stock cooler.

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