quote: Before the 1st gen athlon AMD was only consider a clone company for use in bargain bin PCs.
quote: as by the time AMD's answer to Core 2 finally gets rolling Intel will already be readying it's successor to Core 2.
quote: Will AMD be able to come-back now?
quote: title: AMD Finally Ships "B3" Opterons
quote: The long awaited B3 stepping of AMD's Opteron and Phenom finally made its way to system integrators this week.
quote: After the initial OEM orders are filled, channel vendors like Newegg and TigerDirect will carry the new Opterons in frequencies ranging from 1.8 GHz to 2.4 GHz. Vendor estimates put this e-tailer ship date in early April.
quote: The vendor who obtained the B3 sample photographed (right) couldn't be more ecstatic. "There's been no Opterons since November. We've even been shipping Socket F Opterons to fill AMD orders. This is a big deal," he tells DailyTech.
quote: AMD SOI 45nm = So far 20% speed improvement and expected sometime around October/November 2008
quote: AMD high-k gates = Possible big speed improvements no way to speculate at this time. Not expected in 2008. From what I hear this is not going so well for AMD but if IBM has a hand then maybe X-mas comes early for AMD.
quote: IBM is giving away the 32nm process secrets to level the playing field in manufacturing.
quote: BullDozer - Will make or break AMD.
quote: While people are able to OC their Intel C2D to almost 3Ghz and well over 4Ghz with the latest 45nm CPUs
quote: The technology behind Phenom is really incredible and makes the C2D/Qs look outdated
quote: the brute force approach
quote: gone for the ballarina approach
quote: What we need is for AMD to start following Intel conventions
quote: Although you're post lacks any sort of basis or even any intelligible information
quote: The technology behind Phenom is really incredible and makes the C2D/Qs look outdated and antiqueted
quote: It's also too bad that you're not literate enough to make an intelligent comment.