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AMD Athlon 4 1.1GHz FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 75% (D)
Intel Pentium III-S 1.13GHz FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 74% (D)
Intel Pentium III-M 1.13GHz
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: E 74% (E)
AMD Athlon 1.13GHz
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: C 73% (C)
AMD Athlon 1.1GHz CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing! FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 71% (D)
AMD Athlon MP 1GHz FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 70% (D)
Intel Pentium III-A 1.13GHz CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing!
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 70% (D)
Intel Pentium III 1.13GHz
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 70% (D)
Intel Pentium III-M 1.06GHz
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 70% (D)
AMD Athlon 4 1GHz
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 68% (D)
AMD Duron 1.1GHz
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 67% (D)
Intel Xeon III 1GHz FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 66% (D)
Intel Pentium III-M 1GHz
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 66% (D)
AMD Athlon (T-Bird) 1GHz CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing!
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GOOD Performance/Price Grade: A 65% (A)
AMD Athlon 4 950 FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 64% (D)
Intel Pentium III 1GHz CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing!
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 64% (D)
AMD Athlon (T-Bird) 950 CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing!
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 63% (D)
Intel Pentium III-M 933
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 62% (D)
AMD Athlon 1GHz
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 62% (D)
Intel Xeon III 933 FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 62% (D)
AMD Duron 1GHz New CPU! CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing!
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: C 61% (C)
Intel Pentium III 933 CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing!
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 60% (D)
AMD Athlon 4 900 FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 60% (D)
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: C 60% (C)
Intel Celeron 1.1GHz CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing!
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: C 60% (C)
Intel Xeon III 900 FAIR Performance/Price Grade: E 59% (E)
AMD Athlon 950
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: E 59% (E)
AMD Duron 950 CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing!
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 58% (D)
Intel (mobile) Pentium III 900
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: E 57% (E)
AMD Athlon 900 FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 56% (D)
AMD Duron 900 CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing!
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: C 56% (C)
Intel Celeron 1GHz CLICK HERE for current CPU pricing!
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: C 54% (C)
Intel Celeron 950
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 52% (D)
Intel (mobile) Celeron 933
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: D 51% (D)
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FAIR Performance/Price Grade: C 49% (C)

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Best BEST Performance/Price Grade: A+ (Top of the Class) %% (A+)
RECOMMENDED: The current price/performance leader.
Good GOOD Performance/Price Grade: A (OK) %% (A, B)
RECOMMENDED: Computer systems based on this CPU give you the most power for the price.
Fair FAIR Performance/Price Grade: B (Better) to D (Dismal) %% (C, D, E)
CANNOT RECOMMEND: If you're buying a computer built around this CPU, make sure you're getting a good deal on its other components.
Poor POOR Performance/Price Grade: F (Forget it) %% (F)
NOT RECOMMENDED: Either the price is too high for the marginal performance gain offered to the typical computer user, or the computer will not likely be fast enough to adequately run the latest applications, games, or operating systems.
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bulletApproximated scores are for comparison purposes only and are subject to improvement in accuracy without notice as additional benchmark information becomes available.
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