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post #11 of 24
I love AMD - used to like ATi, too, but seem to have caught the nVidia Bug...
post #12 of 24
yeah me too i'm actually about to buy my first nvidia gpu and mother board with an nvidia chipset lol i'm way behind
post #13 of 24
Go AMD! Still have the whole ATi bug!
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post #14 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by angry mobo View Post
I'd like to see how they're going to do that... The conroe is a beast, and it is very scalable, not to mention cheap. AMD's chips produce too much heat to go higher than 3ghz stock, and are typically more expensive. Perhaps they are making a better chip, or this article is not very accurate. It would be nice if they cited the sources they used for their estimations.
it's because they absorbed ATi who is now comming out w/ new chipset, new GPU...... it's not AMD that's doing much, it's ATi who's bringing home the bacon
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post #15 of 24
I read that as "expected to be doing" not "doing".
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post #16 of 24
I just wish that both CPU makers would make better cores, instead of just more of them. Dual cores aren't even fully utilized, Intel just released Quad Core, and before AMD even releases their first Quad-Core, talks of Octo-cores are in the works.

I would much rather have 2 cores that are wicked fast and can handle a ton of instructions than 8 of the same cores I have now...
    
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post #17 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by pow3rtr1p View Post
I just wish that both CPU makers would make better cores, instead of just more of them. Dual cores aren't even fully utilized, Intel just released Quad Core, and before AMD even releases their first Quad-Core, talks of Octo-cores are in the works.

I would much rather have 2 cores that are wicked fast and can handle a ton of instructions than 8 of the same cores I have now...
I kinda think that parallel architecture is the way to go. I mean, look at your brain - 100 billion "cores" in a massive parallel network, and with processing power that not even the fastest super computers can touch.
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post #18 of 24
lol i got sigged

ATi's mullti GPU setup should prove something spectacular
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post #19 of 24
Games will very soon be multi-threaded, and you will all wish you had more cores.
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post #20 of 24
Might be time to invest some into AMD stocks!
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