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Old 11-30-2006, 12:24 AM   #11 (permalink)
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the Sempron line does have 64 bit processors.

the Sempron 64

http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/201
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Old 11-30-2006, 03:30 AM   #12 (permalink)
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My wise friend nitestick has a relevant sticky in the next section down.

http://www.techist.com/showthread.ph...hreadid=123957

I think it does a rather nice job explaining it.
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my Sempron has the x86-64 instruction set

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according to amd its running at ~2.8 speeds i doubt it though i always hated amd's naming system
why?
AMD's naming system is about their actual performance, rather than clock speeds.
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as opposed to Intel's e-p3nis scheme of the higher the GHz the better or their nonsensical performance per watt branding, talk about an arbitrary scale
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