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Advanced Micro Devices will release the first Opteron server processors to feature its new Bulldozer cores on Sept. 26, PCMag has learned. AMD's FX-series Bulldozer chips for high-end desktops are also set for release in either September or October, according to a report from DigiTimes.

AMD is eyeing the Sept. 26 release date for its new Opteron 4200 series, codenamed Valencia, and Opteron 6200 series, codenamed Interlagos, according to a source familiar with the company's product roadmap.
So we now have a date.... Read a little more into the details.

EDIT: Further information about consumer grade Bulldozers: Here
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So we now have a date.... Read a little more into the details.

EDIT: Further information about consumer grade Bulldozers: Here
"The Sources"



Guess my source says differ
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Let's see what Friday has to bring.
Would be nice if we got server numbers some time this month.
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You might want to put in the title that this is for the Opteron processors.
One day before my birthday, yay! Perfect present
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New day, new article, new launch date -- and every time it is based on unnamed sources. I am still going to go with that last thing AMD said... August.

EDIT: August was in reference to FX. The server chips may well launch in September, however, recent retail sightings suggest otherwise.
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New day, new article, new launch date -- and every time it is based on unnamed sources. I am still going to go with that last thing AMD said... August.

EDIT: August was in reference to FX. The server chips may well launch in September, however, recent retail sightings suggest otherwise.


or we can go based on what Bottom Line Telecommunications says
8-5-2011 August 5th, 2011
Edited by Seronx - 8/3/11 at 9:15pm
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or we can go based on what Bottom Line Telecommunications says
8-5-2011 August 5th, 2011
with the most likely official launch/release being August 8th
Well that's what I meant by "recent retail sightings".

However, even if server is set to launch in a few days that does not guarantee that FX will launch at the same time. Though... even if it is just server we will get a reasonable idea of the performance.
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Would love to know where they get Sept 26th from. It's highly unlikely they would release both server and consumer products at the exact same time.
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Yeah, sure. Every rumor comes with new model numbers, new clock speeds, and a new release date. I feel like we're talking about the iPhone 5. So much misinformation.

I'm betting on either sometime in August or September 19.

On second thought, this may have an ounce credibility to it. MyDrivers says Bulldozer is set to ship sometime between September 12 and September 26.
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Well that's what I meant by "recent retail sightings".

However, even if server is set to launch in a few days that does not guarantee that FX will launch at the same time. Though... even if it is just server we will get a reasonable idea of the performance.
All "Orochi" CPUs have the same design

1244 16 core Interlagos -> 2488 "Orochi" CPUs on G34 for one store

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Would love to know where they get Sept 26th from. It's highly unlikely they would release both server and consumer products at the exact same time.
They are bsing it
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