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I have no idea what marketshare numbers John Taylor is looking at but AMD has almost never been farther. Steam hardware survey shows Intel has been gaining marketshare for the past 2 years.

Actually now that I re-read it, I'm pretty sure John Taylor meant fabrication. AMD (16/14nm) vs Intel (14nm). He means their fabrication technology is on par with Intel's.

Yeah,not trying to put words in his mouth but my thought was their competitiveness overall,and being on the same fab node is indeed a major factor. Also their API work with Vulcan/Mantle,Open CL/GL,HSA and HBM and their console wins all play a part as well. They are poised to perform across the board like they have never been able to if they can follow through.

I mean you can have a faster theoretical part but will it actually perform in the marketplace that way?Software is also part of the picture.
Edited by Redwoodz - 5/18/16 at 3:12am
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I really hope Zen is the CPU to bring AMD back in the fold.. thumb.gif
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I really hope Zen is the CPU to bring AMD back in the fold.. thumb.gif


AMD is literally the highlight of the year since they are bring it both the "revolutionary" CPU + GPU.


If Vega and Zen fails to deliver once again, it will be a true end to not just AMD, but the entire consumer PC industry as a whole.


In the future who knows, a consumer GPU / CPU cost as much as a low end enterprise.


As of now:

Mid range GPU going up to $700 for a reference cooler

and flagship CPU going for $1569.
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AMD is literally the highlight of the year since they are bring it both the "revolutionary" CPU + GPU.


If Vega and Zen fails to deliver once again, it will be a true end to not just AMD, but the entire consumer PC industry as a whole.


In the future who knows, a consumer GPU / CPU cost as much as a low end enterprise.


As of now:

Mid range GPU going up to $700 for a reference cooler

and flagship CPU going for $1569.

I have more faith in AMD on the GPU side than CPU. Hopefully 2016 is a return to form year for AMD.
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Originally Posted by guttheslayer View Post

AMD is literally the highlight of the year since they are bring it both the "revolutionary" CPU + GPU.


If Vega and Zen fails to deliver once again, it will be a true end to not just AMD, but the entire consumer PC industry as a whole.


In the future who knows, a consumer GPU / CPU cost as much as a low end enterprise.


As of now:

Mid range GPU going up to $700 for a reference cooler

and flagship CPU going for $1569.

I have more faith in AMD on the GPU side than CPU. Hopefully 2016 is a return to form year for AMD.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jim_Keller_(engineer)

wink.gif you got it backwards
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jim_Keller_(engineer)

wink.gif you got it backwards

Yes I'm aware. I still think higher chance of the cpu being a disappointment more than the gpu.
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jim_Keller_(engineer)

wink.gif you got it backwards

Yes I'm aware. I still think higher chance of the cpu being a disappointment more than the gpu.

well considering his design lasted AMD almost 12-13 years everything after K8 is modified K8 and the current FX was a server chip with K8 aspects.

my faith in AMD right now is high end (for them) cpu and mid-low range GPU (right now anyway) this is the recipe for them to move MANY MANY units

the fact alone of Perception will leave many people disappointed me thinks. people expect AMD to swing for the top performance, not to move the units.. all the units.
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I'm all about what's best. If that's AMD, cpu-wise, I'm all over it.

Intel is still gonna be best. I don't think anybody seriously thinks Zen will be faster than the fastest Intel processors, but if it can bring IB or Haswell IPC and decent overclockability then it will be a massive win for AMD and consumers.
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Intel is still gonna be best. I don't think anybody seriously thinks Zen will be faster than the fastest Intel processors, but if it can bring IB or Haswell IPC and decent overclockability then it will be a massive win for AMD and consumers.

This. I would be willing to switch away from Intel if they can come close and offer a decent platform (AM4 or whatever it is).
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Intel is still gonna be best. I don't think anybody seriously thinks Zen will be faster than the fastest Intel processors, but if it can bring IB or Haswell IPC and decent overclockability then it will be a massive win for AMD and consumers.

 

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This. I would be willing to switch away from Intel if they can come close and offer a decent platform (AM4 or whatever it is).

 

This is how I think most reasonable non-fan people will approach the question of Zen and that's a good thing for AMD if the performance is there. People that say things like "if it's 3x faster than 5960x and costs £150 I'll consider it" were never going to buy AMD anyway. Haswell IPC, similar overclocking flexibility to existing Vishera, a fully-featured chipset, and continued solid multi-core performance will make for an extremely compelling part. A hex-core with these features would be my candyland dream for Zen.

     
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