The AMD Phenom II X3 710 is an interesting beast of a CPU. It is the second fastest triple core CPU that AMD has to offer, but the fact is you can spend a little more money on the Phenom II 720 which is $20 more expensive giving you increased speed and an unlocked multiplier, or alternatively, you can spend more money on a X4 CPU with higher performance. Newegg has the 710 on their website for $119, which is a fair price for the new CPU.
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