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Submission + - AMD Phenom II Overclocked to 6.5GHz

An anonymous reader writes: During CES a group of overclocker's with access to liquid nitrogen and liquid helium for the extra boost of coldness cools an AMD Phenom II X4 chip to -232 degrees Celsius. Once they got the chip cooled to this frigid temperature, they pushed the clock speed all the way up to 6.5GHz, which is a world record for a quad core CPU and they dished out and astonishing 45,474 3DMark05 score!
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AMD Phenom II Overclocked to 6.5GHz

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