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Old 01-16-2008, 07:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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wow, with chips like these and the G33/G31 chipset AMD is no longer the budget king
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uh oh ... it smells like amd just shat themselves
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pretty nice for the amount of money, of course AMD will just lower their prices some more.
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So wat can amd possibly do to counter intel other than just lowering prices?
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So wat can amd possibly do to counter intel other than just lowering prices?
start their ati subsidiary turning gpu profits
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wow, with chips like these and the G33/G31 chipset AMD is no longer the budget king
lol... AMD start doing something!!!
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It seems to me that AMD still wins in the budget dual core market. But it certainly is nice to see more competition in that area (or at least, a more defined product for Intel). Drive prices down even more! It still amazes me that you can practically build a somewhat nice dual core system for about $200 (whether AMD or Intel). Nice to see these pricing wars paying off for the consumer.
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for a chip that is less expensive then more powerful chips, amd has lost the budget race on lower end procs.
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So wat can amd possibly do to counter intel other than just lowering prices?
Release a whole new chip.

I was hoping to get a AMD Kuma, dual core versions of phenom but theres like no word on that and i got impacient and had to upgrade to the dark side :/
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