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AMD's Athlon64 G2 stepping examined take a look at the most recent stepping (G2) to give us an answer to the burning question:

Has AMD finally got something to compete with the Core2 architecture?

The short answer is 'No'. However, as with many short answers, that doesn't reveal the full story.

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The one or two OCs I have seen from the Rev G2 5000+ Black edition chips have been to like 3.4Ghz, so yes the G2 does overclock better. However the 5000+BE is still too expensive when you can get an E4300 for that price .

When the G2 trickles down to the 4000+, it will be a low-end killer imho.
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