Originally Posted by Super XP
The FX-8150 uses approx: 1% to 10% more power, measured in watt-hours than AMD's Phenom II. Woopee, no big deal, the FX-8120 uses less and the FX-6100/4100 series uses even less.
Piledriver should easily resolve this minor issue along with boosting performance. And yes Bulldozer is power efficient when in IDLE. We all already know this. You make it sound as if you just heard it for the first time with your
As a doctor who fan good sir....i do protest his image with posts of inverse logic...... I honestly wish that amd never released bd and made us (hopefully) wait for a fully optimised pd. That on top of their recent contracts and gpu releases would have been epic.....instead of a recovery effort.