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When did dell start using AMD chips? They have been stricktly intel for so long and I just saw a commercial advertising a dell with a AMD chip in it.
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A couple months back. Started with servers using AMD's, now expanded to laptops as well.
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Do you think it has anything to do with the ATI/AMD Merger?
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Nope. I believe it was a power play on Dell's part. While conroe is decimating the market, AMD's prices have fluctuated so much so that it was the perfect time to jump onboard (meaning for Dell to offer AMD's as well).

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