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Originally Posted by pnoyboy3241 View Post
Or maybe nVidia can start making processors.
*prays* how awesome would that be?

Also, IBM or VIA could have a chance now, although not even the chance that AMD has... Nvidia 3ghz quad core with 790i and 3x9800GTXs (unless 6way is supported, then make it 3 9800gx2s ) *droolage*
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post #42 of 50
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Originally Posted by r34p3rex View Post
this never wouldve happened if they didn't buy ATI lol
Your right, AMD wouldnt be half the company they are right now..

Buying ATI was good for AMD, yes they dont have money and have debt, however they now have a full line of chipsets and graphics cards. They have their own platform to develope, like what Intel is doing.
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post #43 of 50
I still don't believe it.
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*prays* how awesome would that be?

Also, IBM or VIA could have a chance now, although not even the chance that AMD has... Nvidia 3ghz quad core with 790i and 3x9800GTXs (unless 6way is supported, then make it 3 9800gx2s ) *droolage*
now wouldnt that be a dream. what would there processors be called... nvidia TRiForce 4800 socket GX3(1000 Pin PGA/LGA) 4.0ghz...lol man im all into it now..
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post #45 of 50
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Originally Posted by nategr8ns View Post
*prays* how awesome would that be?

Also, IBM or VIA could have a chance now, although not even the chance that AMD has... Nvidia 3ghz quad core with 790i and 3x9800GTXs (unless 6way is supported, then make it 3 9800gx2s ) *droolage*
Too bad the GX2 sucks badly.

How about this, as this is what IBM could make easily.

Native 5Ghz Octo Core, custom northbridge with overclocking features galore, and 3 2x GPU Graphics Cards that make the biggest e-peen look tiny.

And requiring a 3000w PSU, of course.
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post #46 of 50
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Originally Posted by jinja_ninja View Post
Why are people buying AMD products in order to "help" the company? Surely one would spend their money on the best product for their money. AMD certainly doesn't provide the best product right now.

Maybe if they produced better products they wouldn't be in this mess.

Fanboys much?
Why did people still buy P4's when K8s were better two years ago? Fanboys much?
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Why did people still buy P4's when K8s were better two years ago? Fanboys much?
I would have bought a P4, because I didn't know AMD existed 2 years ago.
    
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post #48 of 50
and AMD reports this story is false.
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post #49 of 50
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and AMD reports this story is false.
Well it's hit and miss with the Inquirer. Anyybody that visits their site should take everything with a grain of salt.
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Since when is 5% massive?
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