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[VR-Zone] AMD price cut on April 7th

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AMD informed its Reseller about the fact that starting from 7 April price deductions for numerous Desktop processors are to be expected.

In the price to be lowered are the AMD Phenom 9500 and 9600, as well as the Phenom 9600 Black edition. Same is planned for the model row of the AMD Athlon 64 X2. Affected by the price reduction here the models are 4400+, 4600+, 4800+, 5000+, 5000+ Black edition, 5200+, 5400+, 5600+, 6000+ and 6400+.

Lower prices are angedacht also for some "Energy Efficient" processors with a TDP of 45 Watts. The Athlon 64 LE-1600, LE-1620 and LE-1640, as well as with the Sempron the models LE-1200, becomes more favorable LE-1250 and LE-1300.
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http://forums.vr-zone.com/showthread.php?t=248217
 
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How much lower can they go? I mean the X2 3600+ and X2 3800+ are cheaper than a good dinner out!
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Originally Posted by pbpenguins412 View Post
How much lower can they go? I mean the X2 3600+ and X2 3800+ are cheaper than a good dinner out!
LOL QFT

I guess its gonna be lower by ~15% give or take =]
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That's a good thing for us. I've always wanted a BE 5000+. Now that things are within reason, who cares if I can only OC it a few hundred MHz past my current OC, I want one!
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dang it... that means I should wait on an upgrade....
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WOOHOOO! Now I can fill in my rig information!
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WOOHOOO! Now I can fill in my rig information!
LOL!

nice now im gettin me a 5000+
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I'd spring for a Phenom if they fall to $150.

/Galidan
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