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Anti-trust lawsuit? As if it's Intel's fault that AMD's CPUs are sucking right now. It seems like Intel has even backed off on advertising over the past few years.
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post #12 of 29
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Anti-trust lawsuit? As if it's Intel's fault that AMD's CPUs are sucking right now. It seems like Intel has even backed off on advertising over the past few years.
No, Intel has done a lot afaik to try and bury AMD, such as selling their CPU's at prices that are too low to strategic customers or something.

Hope AMD doesn't go, because if Intel locks overclocking except on $1k CPU's with Nehalem....
    
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post #13 of 29
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Anti-trust lawsuit? As if it's Intel's fault that AMD's CPUs are sucking right now. It seems like Intel has even backed off on advertising over the past few years.
u realize they filed this in the amd64 days rite?
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i love the irony in this how all the intel users say AMD sucks and blah, blah, blah, etc.,etc. but the intel users are afraid the equation of competition will raise prices/ inflation. the equation is Intel - AMD = Monopoly/ no competition OR Intel - AMD = higher prices/ less demand from consumers.

Unfortunately, that's right! and it's going to happen!!!
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post #15 of 29
Its because AMD have this stupid fascination with 'True Quads' its just retarded, it obviously doesn't work very well...so they go and base the next gen CPU's off of the Phenom...arghh!

If they had just slapped 2 X2 5600 BE's together and sold it for like £150 they would of been raking it in

But no...true quad...with one of the cores not working right...woo!
    
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post #16 of 29
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Its because AMD have this stupid fascination with 'True Quads' its just retarded, it obviously doesn't work very well...so they go and base the next gen CPU's off of the Phenom...arghh!

If they had just slapped 2 X2 5600 BE's together and sold it for like £150 they would of been raking it in

But no...true quad...with one of the cores not working right...woo!
dude, I dunno how true ur comment is but I never thought of it that way, thanks,

EDIT: Imagine, instead what we have right now but call it "Athlon X4 10000+ BE" 5000+BE x2 wow, that should be powerful enough lol
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We need more competition IMO. Only 2 cpu makers and 2 graphic card makers available to the mainstream consumer. And AMD needs the 45nm Phenoms too be like the AMD64 days. They have been fooling around too long with this "true quad core" business. But if Intel had a 4 core die, they'd slap two on one chip making a 8 core... which is what AMD needs to do.
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intel just did what they did with the pd but his time it worked
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The south will rise again!
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post #20 of 29
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Its because AMD have this stupid fascination with 'True Quads' its just retarded, it obviously doesn't work very well...so they go and base the next gen CPU's off of the Phenom...arghh!

If they had just slapped 2 X2 5600 BE's together and sold it for like £150 they would of been raking it in

But no...true quad...with one of the cores not working right...woo!
Thats stupid to say. Take a really underperfoming architecture and slap it together? How stupid. People already complained they banked off the K8 long enough, that woudl be a DEATH WISH.

Besides, you have a stupid fascination with making an impossible processor; the IMC on the K8 doesnt allow them to just slap 2 dual cores together.

And True-Quads DOES work well, their architecture is just slower.. You really need to distinguish between what the entire architecture is, and what a FEATURE is.

(Intel is making a true quad)
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