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Originally Posted by joshd View Post

Don't they make pretty good SSDs?

They are selling them at a steep discount with limited margins, their reliability reputation continues to haunt their sells.
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ARS Technica is irrelevant. Probably worse than fudzilla.

I'm afraid this has nothing to do with Ars.


Sad times indeed.I'm really worried.Makes me extremely mad at all the Intel fanboy trolls who bash every AMD thread,every AMD recommendation.They know not what they do.They will pay the price like everyone else.mad.gif
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I don't understand the "THE SKY IS FALLING OMG" mantra surrounding AMD right now.

This is a great time to buy some AMD stock, IMO. I've owned AMD stock several times over the years and am seeing this as a great buy and hold opportunity if you can hold it for over a year. I plan on rebuying soon! smile.gif
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Don't they make pretty good SSDs?
That shows a lot of what you know about the SSD market.

They are, without a doubt, the worst SSD manufacturer. I rather buy a generic brand before putting a 20ft pole between my computer and an OCZ drive.
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This is a great time to buy some AMD stock, IMO. I've owned AMD stock several times over the years and am seeing this as a great buy and hold opportunity if you can hold it for over a year. I plan on rebuying soon! smile.gif

same. as soon as my transfer clears, im going to set an alert for 2$ and buy a ton then.
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After the flop that was BUlldozer I'm not suprised, they lost a lot of sales with that chip and it's poor performance.

All it would take a is CPU that's half decent and AMD would be back in the clear again...
post #17 of 105
Uh, it isn't wise to invest in AMD right now. Just because stock prices fall does not mean it's a good time to buy. Minor hits to companies like Samsung are a good time to invest, AMD is beginning to teeter between failure and stagnation, there's nothing going for the company right now other than maybe HSA which is still a few years away. Play it safe and stay away.
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I don't understand the "THE SKY IS FALLING OMG" mantra surrounding AMD right now. the economy is bad, they've been getting hit by it for quite a while now. Intel stock is doing the same thing. the only difference is that intel has a bit of a safety net with Apple and other manufacturers (for example, every computer i've ever seen in the military has an intel chip). Now that the economy is slowly picking back up, AMD will be right back where they were a year ago.

A) Intel's safety net is in its marketing, size, and other companies' reliance on its manufacturing prowess.

B) The economy is not 'slowly picking back up'. It's still stagnating. If AMD can fix the revolving door of top execs, settle on a gameplan, and see this HSA thing to fruition, it can absolutely take advantage of the shrunk economy and offer lower-cost, high performing alternatives to Intel. If Intel prices Haswell and Broadwell aggressively, though, it will be extremely hard for AMD to compete even in a best-case scenario.
    
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After the flop that was BUlldozer I'm not suprised, they lost a lot of sales with that chip and it's poor performance.

All it would take a is CPU that's half decent and AMD would be back in the clear again...

This has very little to do with BD. It's a combination of a lot of things.
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If you're buying stocks from AMD, then you better be incredibly tolerant money-wise.
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