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The AMD Opteron 185 is a mid-range, although slightly outdated, processor for use in 1-way servers and workstations.

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Pros

overclocks easily - extra performance for system tweakers

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good for gaming - still powerful enough to play most modern games

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good for upgrading an older 939 socket based system

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suitable for moderate computing tasks such as Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere etc.

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long manufacturer warranty - 3 years

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Cons

lacks built-in virtualization support

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based on the aging 939 socket - several generations behind current technology

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hard to find - no longer made

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The AMD Opteron 185 is a mid-range, although slightly outdated, processor for use in 1-way servers and workstations. Although AMD's current server CPUs offer at least four cores, the 'Denmark'-based Opteron 185 features only two, but still incorporates 64-bit technology, as well as an integrated memory controller and HyperTransport. The 90nm unit clocks in at 2.6 GHz and features a 2x1MB L2 cache.

Features
  • Dual core
  • 90nm manufacturing
  • 1-way scalability
  • 2.6 GHz
  • 2 MB L2 cache (2x1MB)
  • 110 W TDP
  • Socket 939
  • AMD64
  • HyperTransport
  • Integrated DDR memory controller
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