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GREAT read! Very well written and articulate as usual. Ars and Anand ftw
     
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post #102 of 118
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Originally Posted by Artikbot View Post
Ars, you remember that AMD has half of the GPU market share, and kicks hard month after month right?
The discreet GPU market, yes.

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And that the APUs are selling like hot cakes to the OEMs, right?


Jeeze.
They are selling well, but AMD actually pulled in less revenue than forecasted because of supply issues. You can't sell what you don't have.
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Maybe they can optimize BD for current applications and games. Right now this CPU is fives years before it's time.
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AMD will be FINE. Those 8-core CPU's are a HUGE value for the money.
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OP, thats not even a bulldozer. Damn.
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Originally Posted by Artikbot View Post
Ars, you remember that AMD has half of the GPU market share, and kicks hard month after month right?

And that the APUs are selling like hot cakes to the OEMs, right?


Jeeze.
AMD having half of the GPU market and the APU's being a success in OEM machines is almost nothing when Intel is still putting crap GMA graphics in about 90% of OEM PC's.
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AMD will be FINE. Those 8-core CPU's are a HUGE value for the money.
Well, for the die size yeah, they're a real bargain. But price/performance? Not really... depends how you look at it. They're potentially better than Intel's locked processors if you take overclocking into consideration, but the i5 2500k and i7 2600k are the superior products.
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AMD will be FINE. Those 8-core CPU's are a HUGE value for the money.
Core/$ yea, I suppose.

If you actually plan on using it, though, the value shoots down to the bottom of the pool as in the post above.
    
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That pic would be more along the lines of Bobcat and Bobcat is doing pretty well for AMD
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