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AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor

( 4.7 Average / 490 Ratings )






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Data Width




Operating Frequency




L1 Cache

3 x 64KB Instruction
6 x 16KB Data

L2 Cache

3 x 2MB

L3 Cache

1 x 8MB


32 nm

Thermal Design Power

95 Watts

Includes CPU Cooler




Integrated Graphics


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CPL Online $149.00 $149.00+
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PLE Computers $155.00 $155.00+
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Price History (Excluding Tax & Combo Deals) History:


roynoris15 7 points 20 months ago
from completed build Peashy

Kick *** CPU from amd man if Intel can lower than price for once maybe I get core i series without burning the bank down for once.

TheAnonymousThomas 14 points 20 months ago
from completed build Operation : Recovery

Very fast, has out done everything i have thrown as of yet.

ItsKING 12 points 19 months ago

A step up from an APU, the lowest on the totem poll with the FX series by AMD however it's still a decent CPU with a decent stock cooler however I highly recommend that it's overclocked to at least 4Ghz to avoid bottle necking.

manirelli 35 points 19 months ago

Fantastic multi-core CPU that packs a punch on a budget.

josh95 26 points 19 months ago
from completed build Senbonzakura

I had a dilemma whether to picked 6300 or 8320. I did some research my self and got some opinions from people that 6300 is just underclocked of 8320, so I can just overclocked the 6300 to get the same result as 8320. Overall 6300 is all I need basically + its cheaper.

I have not overclocked the cpu yet because I ran out of money, which is why I didn't include the cpu cooler. But I will buy CM hyper 212 evo in the future when I have money.

jjhighberger 8 points 19 months ago
from completed build Bruiser on a Budget

NO complaints, runs cool on stock cooler without overclocking.

ankrotachi10 7 points 19 months ago
from completed build My First Budget Gaming PC

Great CPU, and doesn't get hot!

ArdyC 6 points 19 months ago

Overall so far very pleased with the CPU - quick and responsive perfect for what I need. Nothing seems to phase this CPU and for the value of it right now at around 130$ you can't beat it with it's overclock ability.

190n 10 points 19 months ago
from completed build Theseus (first build)

Good budget processor. Not extraordinarily fast, but not extraordinarily slow, either.

Medio 33 points 19 months ago

Great CPU for the price, awesome for overclocking when combined with even a cheap liquid cooler. I got mine to go 4.6ghz.