AMD FX 8150 processor at 8.80 GHz
The AMD processors can run high clock frequencies, this one it even beyond that, 8805.64 MHz, to be precise.
A Thai overclocker under the name "ksin" took dibs and was to able to run the chip using a base clock speed of 303.29 MHz, and multiplier of 29.0x. A scorching 1.86V core voltage was used.
On the motherboards side of things an ASUS Crosshair V Formula was used with 4 GB (2x 2 GB) of ADATA memory (1417 MHz). No details such as cooling has been shared, but you can betcha it was sub-zero.
AMD FX 8150 - 8120 - 6100 and 4100 performance review - 10/13/2011 09:59 AM
Yesterday AMD released the FX series Zambezi - Bulldozer based processors. Everybody has been focusing on that most high-end AMD FX 8150 processor. However there where three other processors released....
AMD FX 8150 processor review - 10/12/2011 07:07 AM
We review the AMD FX 8150 processor today. Previously know as Zambezi with its Bulldozer cores, today the FX series is released. It will be AMD's most high-end and complicated to fab processor series ...
AMD FX 8150 close to Core i7-980X and Core i7 2600K ? - 09/25/2011 10:25 AM
New slides from AMD leaked by way of Donim haber. In a press deck of AMD FX Processor series leaked AMD claims huge performance leads over Intel.