Scan code: LN16031 Manufacturer code: OSA8214CRWOF

AMD 8214 Opteron Processor

AMD Socket F (1207) Second-Generation AMD Opteron 8214, Dual Core 2.2GHz, 2MB Cache, Retail

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Scan code: LN16031 Manufacturer code: OSA8214CRWOF
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Product Overview This CPU is certified for SLI use: Please Click Here

Next-Generation AMD Opteron™ processors with Direct Connect Architecture introduce several new features including quad-core upgradeability, AMD Virtualization™ (AMD-V™), and energy efficient DDR2 memory. In addition, Next-Generation AMD Opteron processors are designed to advance AMD’s performance-per-watt capabilities and leverage the proven technologies introduced in 2003 with first-generation AMD Opteron processors.

Next-Generation AMD Opteron processors are offered in three series: the 1000 Series (up to 1P/2-core), the 2000 Series (up to 2P/4-core), and the 8000 Series (4P/8-core to 8P/16-core). The 1000 Series is built on AMD’s new Socket AM2. The 2000 Series and 8000 Series are built on AMD’s new Socket F (1207). Features Next-Generation AMD Opteron™ Processor Benefits

Next-Generation AMD Opteron™ processors with DDR2 memory extend the industry-leading performance trajectory established by first-generation AMD Opteron processors while offering a seamless upgrade path to quad-core performance and leading-edge solutions to help run your business applications.

AMD Opteron processors feature a Common Core Architecture that is consistent across 1-way, 2-way, 4-way, and 8-way systems and is also consistent with previous AMD Opteron processors, helping minimize the cost of transition and maximize past investments in software optimization.

AMD64 technology

• Runs existing installed base of 32-bit applications and operating systems at peak performance, while providing a 64-bit capable migration path
• Designed to enable 64-bit computing while remaining compatible with the vast x86 software infrastructure
• Enables a single architecture across 32- and 64-bit environments

Direct Connect Architecture

• AMD’s revolutionary Direct Connect Architecture helps eliminate the bottlenecks inherent in traditional front-side bus architectures
• Direct Connect Architecture connects the processors, integrated memory controller, and I/O directly to the CPU and communicates at CPU speed
• HyperTransport™ technology provides a scalable bandwidth interconnect between processors, I/O subsystems, and other chipsets, with up to three coherent HyperTransport technology links providing up to 24.0 GB/s peak bandwidth per processor
• Integrated Memory Controller on-die DDR2 DRAM memory controller offers available memory bandwidth up to 10.7 GB/s (with DDR2-667) per processor

Quad-core upgradeability

• AMD Opteron processors with DDR2 memory are designed to offer a seamless upgrade path from dual-core to quad-core when they are available in 2007 in the same thermal envelope to help leverage existing investments
• Maintain the same platform at the same power efficiency

AMD Virtualization™ (AMD-V™)

• Hardware assisted AMD Virtualization™ and Direct Connect Architecture provide a balanced approach to help improve virtualization performance, enabling more virtual machines to run per server
• AMD-V™ reduces overhead by selectively intercepting instructions destined for guest environments
• Direct Connect Architecture helps guests run at near native speed
• Virtualization-aware integrated memory controller provides efficient isolation of virtual machine memory

Enhanced performance-per watt

• Energy-efficient DDR2 memory uses up to 30% less power than DDR1 and up to 58% less power than FBDIMM
• AMD PowerNow!™ technology with Optimized Power Management can deliver performance on demand while minimizing power consumption
• Consistent standard power roadmap with low-power options
• DDR2 platforms can upgrade to quad-core AMD Opteron™ processors in 2007 within existing thermal bands for significantly better performance-per-watt
Model & Type
CPU Type Second-Generation AMD Opteron
CPU Model 8214
Socket F (1207)
Manufacturing Process 90 nm
Cores & Clocks
No. of Cores  
No. of Threads  
Clock Speed 2.2 GHz
Turbo Speed N/A
Turbo Speed (On 1 Core)  
Unlocked CPU No
Bus Speeds
FSB/HT Speed 1000MHz
Memory Support
Max. Memory Size  
Max. Memory Speed  
Max. Memory Channels  
ECC Memory Support No
Lanes & Features
PCIe Lanes Supported  
Integrated Graphics
Features Integrated Graphics No
Integrated Graphics Model/Type N/A
iGPU Compute Units N/A
iGPU Cores/Streams N/A
iGPU Clock N/A
CPU Cache
L1 Cache  
L2 Cache 2MB
L3 Cache  
Smart Prefetch Cache  
Thermals & Package
Max. TDP  
Thermal Specification  
Heatsink/Cooler Included?  
Package Type Retail
Additional Information
Scan Code LN16031
Model Number OSA8214CRWOF
GTIN 7301432321422

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For further information regarding Scan's warranty procedure please see our terms and conditions

36 months
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
12 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Scan / AMD Europe
01276 932318

Additional Notes:
"Please be aware any warranty offered in excess of 12 months is at the manufacturer's discretion and maybe subject to change without notice."

Subject to, 3 years manufacturer's warranty.

1st year warranty return to Scan Computers;
2nd - 3rd year subject to manufacturers warranty via AMD Europe
+44 (0) 1276-803187

Please be prepared to provide AMD Europe the following information:
(1) your name, address, and telephone numbers;
(2) proof of purchase;
(3) a description of the type of boxed processor;

Upon receipt of a Return Material Authorization (RMA) number from the Technical Service Center Representative, you will be required to send in your processor, and heatsink/fan that were packaged together in the retail container. The packaging materials themselves will not be required to process your RMA.,,30_182_867_1034,00.html

This Warranty does not cover any damage due to abnormal use or conditions, misuse, neglect, abuse, accident, improper handling or storage, serial number altered, defaced or removed; or has had the warranty seal on the system altered, defaced or removed, exposure to moisture, unauthorized modifications, alterations, or repairs, improper installation, improper use of any electrical source, undue physical or electrical stress, operator error, non-compliance with instructions.

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