The AMD Athlon 64 processor
dual core is the world's most technically advanced PC processor and the only Windows-compatible 64 bit PC processor.
The newest versions of AMD Athlon 64 CPUs are Athlon 64 AMD and Athlon
64 X2. There are many advanced technologies used in AMD Athlon 64 processor
dual core CPU, including:
AMD64 technology doubles the number of processor registers and dramatically increases the system memory addressability;
Athlon 64 processor dual core supports enhanced multimedia instructions including 3DNow!
AMD Athlon 64 processor dual core CPU uses SSE2 professional technology.
With up to 2000 MHz system bus, AMD Athlon 64 processor dual core CPU uses
Hyper Transport technology, providing up to 14.4 GB/sec total processor-to-system bandwidth.
AMD Athlon 64 CPU has an integrated memory controller with peak memory bandwidth of up to 6.4 GB/sec, supporting PC3200, PC2700, PC2100, or PC1600 DDR SDRAM.
AMD Athlon 64 processor is capable of native execution of 32-bit software, allowing today's PC software to provide leading-edge performance while enabling seamless migration to 64-bit.