Scan code: LN47457 Manufacturer code: FD8320FRHKBOX

AMD FX 8320 Processor - Black Edition - 8 Core

AMD FX 8320 Black Edition, Vishera, 8 Core, AM3+, Clock 3.5GHz, Turbo 4.0GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 125W, CPU, Retail

Scan code: LN47457 Manufacturer code: FD8320FRHKBOX
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Product Overview The new AMD FX 8320 Black Edition Processor with 8 cores, and it's unlocked for your overclocking pleasure. Experience unmatched multitasking and pure core performance with the 32nm 8-core desktop processor. Get the speed you crave with AMD Turbo CORE Technology to push your core frequencies to the limit when you need it most. Go beyond the limits of maximum speed with easy-to-use AMD OverDrive™ and AMD Catalyst Control Center™ software suites. But the best part of all? You'll get all this impressive performance at an unbelievable price. You'll be asking yourself "what competition?" in no time. Features • Unlocked AMD FX 8-Core Processor
• AMD Turbo CORE Technology
• New Instruction Capabilities
• AMD Balanced Smart Cache
• AMD Wide Floating Point Accelerator
• HyperTransport™ Technology
• Integrated DRAM Controller with AMD Memory Optimizer Technology
• AMD Virtualization™ (AMD-V™) Technology
• AMD PowerNow!™ Technology (Cool’n’Quiet™ Technology)

* AMD's product warranty does not cover damage caused by overclocking even when overclocking is enabled via AMD OverDrive™ software.
CPU Model 8320 Black Edition
Socket AM3+
Architecture Vishera
Manufacturing Process 32 nm
No. of Cores 8 Core
No. of Threads  
Clock Speed 3.5 GHz
Turbo Speed 4.0 GHz
Turbo Speed (On 1 Core)  
FSB/HT Speed  
Unlocked CPU No
Max. Memory Size  
Max. Memory Speed DDR3 - 1866
Max. Memory Channels  
ECC Memory Support No
PCIe Lanes Supported  
Processor Graphics  
GPU Compute Units  
GPU Cores/Streams N/A
GPU Clock N/A
L1 Cache 4x 64 KB instruction caches, 8x 16 KB data caches
L2 Cache 2x 4MB
L3 Cache 8MB
Voltage 0.84 - 1.17 (V)
Max. TDP 125W
Thermal Specification  
Heatsink/Cooler Included?  
Package Type Retail

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AMD FX 8320 Black Edition, Vishera, 8 Core, AM3+, Clock 3.5GHz, Turbo 4.0GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 125W, CPU, Retail is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 22.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product Installed CPU on motherboard and have experienced no technical products
Date published: 2017-05-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from overclocks well Overclocks well with a Be quiet pure rock. 50C under Prime95 and 9C idle.
Date published: 2016-09-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from AMD FX 8320 Black Edition and Gigabyte GA-F2A88X-D3H As expected of a Gigabyte motherboard this installed easily and was up and running within hours, it is fast, rock solid and easy to set up. The AMD processor fitted easily into the slot, and the whole process was an absolute dream to set up, as yet I haven't tried any overclocking because for my purposes this runs fast enough. The main improvement being that from switch on to reading my email is less than a minute including sign in.
Date published: 2015-11-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good CPU I'm normally and Intel boy but built this AMD machine for little one. And have to say the CPU u good does what's it's asked.
Date published: 2015-07-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great processor Plumped for this over the 8350 as I was going to overclock it. It's stable at 4.2GHz so it's already beating the stock 8350 at a better price. AMD processors obviously can't compare against Intel but this is a great processor for the money with great overclocking potential.
Date published: 2015-04-01
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Beautiful and value for money It comes with 3 Red LED fans and 2 other fans and do their job well. The LED fans lights up the case to make it look beautiful and the side window is also amazing. The case is sturdy and the side panels open easily. Would recommend for value for money and good looks
Date published: 2014-10-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A CPU It's a CPU. It's central and it processes and is stored in a nice unit. It has all the gigahertz you need to do lots of different things at once.
Date published: 2014-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from For the price this is a great CPU For the price this is a great CPU easily overclockable but buy a better cooler
Date published: 2014-09-29
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Questions & Answers

Will this processor bottleneck the GTX 770?

I saw the clock speed can be increased if bottlenecking will occur and if this is necessary then will the stock cooler be insufficient for cooling? If this processor will not run the graphics card well then I was going to go for the AMD FX 8350.
Asked by: Bigmekkmatt
If I was u I would put a water cooler on it then clock in a little. It loves to be overclocked as long as u cool it down enough. I never did anything fancy just let motherboard do for me. But as for bottleneck img ur gtx 770 ? No cant see that happening.
Answered by: GMantio
Date published: 2015-10-03

Does this come with retention bracks for the back of the motherboard?

Asked by: TQuickie
The stock cooler does not need this unless you are using a third party cooler where you should check the description to see.
Answered by: zmatcham
Date published: 2016-12-04
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AMD FX 8320 Processor - Black Edition - 8 Core
AMD FX 8320 Processor - Black Edition - 8 Core