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The problem here is:

They are likely only going to badge systems with ATI cards. No one uses ATI anymore.
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post #22 of 43
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Originally Posted by ryboto View Post
you realize HP and Dell sell a lot of systems right? How is this AMD wasting resources? They're reinforcing their platform with the mainstream if anything. As long as it isn't some generic sticker, and something with a rating system as was mentioned, it makes sense.
True...I suppose I need to remember that 50% of people who own computers and game know what they're doing and the rest are complete idiots that shouldn't be allowed to eat soup without wearing a helmet.

They don't know any better.
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post #23 of 43
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The problem here is:

They are likely only going to badge systems with ATI cards. No one uses ATI anymore.
do you want to get flamed? according to Valve May's Hardware Survey ATi holds 31% of GPU market.
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post #24 of 43
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Seconded (:, but I think that a yearly edition would be easier to manage and refer too, imo.

edit: so this year satisfying gaming rig costs ~$500

That CPU is total overkill man, spend more on the GPU and it would be a really good gaming rig.
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post #25 of 43
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That CPU is total overkill man, spend more on the GPU and it would be a really good gaming rig.
That's AMD's current definition for a "AMD Game" computer.
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ye, not that good a computer.

but it's still pretty clever, they got to get people buying those, and not computers with overkill cpu's (way worse than the 5600) with intel.
    
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come on AMD, get back in the game!

very smart move, I had never thought of this
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post #28 of 43
But what happens when you try to play a newer "game ready" game in an older "game ready" PC?
 
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post #29 of 43
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
That's AMD's current definition for a "AMD Game" computer.
The imbalance is crazy.
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post #30 of 43
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Originally Posted by WhiteCrane View Post
The problem here is:

They are likely only going to badge systems with ATI cards. No one uses ATI anymore.
LMAO so what do you expect amd/ati to do? use Nvidia cards?
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