A K6 is certainly faster than a processor, which is a pre-Pentium item ; Moved to the hardware section, by the way, as this Introductions section is not for asking and answering technical questions. I find this maiboard can not support USB booting. Intel Core i5 i Hexa-core 6 Core 3. Hello, so I have read the article above and am curious about running Windows7 on the following setup:. I installed working as expected Verified purchase: The K5 came out relatively late and never sold well despite its qualities, the K5 PR was the last chip of the series. Its combination of 3DNow!

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I have a old Pentium 2 computer I going to have fun with till co-worker said he had an old computer that was taking up space in his shop it was a AMD K6.

AMD K6-2 500MHz (AMD-K6-2/500AFX) Processor

This processor works hand-in-hand with leading 3-D graphics accelerators to enhance processing power and generate high levels of realism in personal computing.

This machine was new two years ago? However programs needed to be specifically tailored for the new instructions and despite beating Intel’s SSE instruction set to market, 3DNow achieved only limited popularity.

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Been fighting my system with XP and a FX and ran into exactly those issues. And even the am wont work under linux, but it gots mem settings right under BIOS control! How would this setup, with Win 7, perform in an office environment where only office apps word processing, spreadsheets, some internet browsing? Socket 7 Super Socket 7. From a technological point of view it was a K6 on steroids. They had another minor evolution which was Enhanced 3DNow!

Later on, it got updated to a Kxx. Surprisingly, 3D function actually work properly, it can run pass 3dmark SE. This is what I run as the most stable combination for my hardware!

AMD K6 – Wikipedia

This article is based on material taken from the Free On-line Dictionary of Computing prior to 1 November and incorporated under the “relicensing” terms ttm the GFDLversion 1. NexGen developed the Nx companion chip to address the issue but as far as I know there was never any motherboard sold with both chips.

AMD Ryzen X 3. Amd k6 2 mhz Bought. BIOS settings are the key to solve this problem. Intel Pentium II DSL Linux, successfully setup into hard disk.

OS Support | AMD K6, K and K6-III CPU resource

Wdm drivers under ME fo4 example run slower easy to test, just test without soundcard. Retrieved from ” https: After the successful,and CPU models AMD produced under license from Intel or by reverse engineering, time came to design their own class chip from the ground up.


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. NexGen Nx wthout heat spreader. Thanks for giving a good overview of the K6.

It was also made pin-compatible with Intel’s Pentium, enabling it to be used in the widely available ” Socket 7 “-based motherboards. Commons category link is on Wikidata Articles lacking in-text citations from Ajd All articles lacking in-text citations Webarchive template wayback links. But unfortunately, 2D is not working properly, slow as a snail.

If I install Windows XP, with version 7x. Got this for an older system obvious Views Read Edit View history. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. I’d have to agree with that.