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I would love for you to find a post of me saying something remotely similar to that. A fanboy is someone who blocks logic with their biases, I am not that.
Of what? I didn't say you said anything.
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AMD just needs to dump 4x4 and put every last bit of their R&D into K8L.
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I would love for you to find a post of me saying something remotely similar to that. A fanboy is someone who blocks logic with their biases, I am not that.
Then im not one by your definition either. I look at facts and make a statement...

And C2 has been out for less than a year, Athlon processors were out for how long beating Pentium-4's? AMD still has the server and mobile markets to rely on, and they are still making grounds in those area's.

But my point on price is still valid, the cheapest 4x4 combo will still be less than a X6800 for quad core.

Edit: Why dump their future hardcore enthusiast platform? Thats what K8L. Its the start of a new platform, if 4x4 was released with K8L I gaurantee no one would be talking crap about it. K8L is basically done plan wise, it takes awhile to get a chip to market.
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They need a better name really, K9 just has a great ring to it.
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They need a better name really, K9 just has a great ring to it.
lol well they avoided it because of how it sounds, so its K8L, then K10.



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lol well they avoided it because of how it sounds, so its K8L, then K10.
I hate that. I'd buy a cheap K9 CPU just for the name...think of the mods!
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Then im not one by your definition either. I look at facts and make a statement...
I dont think you were really looking at the facts when you were comparing AMDs MSRP on 4x4 to Neweggs price on C2Q.
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What's the 'K' even in there for anyways?
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Then im not one by your definition either. I look at facts and make a statement...

And C2 has been out for less than a year, Athlon processors were out for how long beating Pentium-4's? AMD still has the server and mobile markets to rely on, and they are still making grounds in those area's.

But my point on price is still valid, the cheapest 4x4 combo will still be less than a X6800 for quad core.
Comparing Intel street prices to AMD listed prices is an example of a biased arguement (a.k.a fanboy).

Another example of a bad biased argument would be comparing the cheapest 4x4 at $599 to the QX6700 at $999. Why not compare the cheapest 4x4 at $599 to the cheapest Quad Core at $455...

I don't know why you bring up server market and the mobile market, or even the past. Is this an attempt to change the subject? We all know how popular Core 2 Duo is. I see able 5 Core 2 Duo commercials per day. I have never seen a AMD commercial. This translates in C2D sales.

I am sure every guy in America recognizes this slogan:

"Introducing Core 2 Duo, the World Best Processors."

when you slab that on everyone's TVs with a cool picture of a processor die, you are sure to sell.
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What's the 'K' even in there for anyways?
Killer.
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