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post #11 of 28
The anti HT is something being developed by AMD, not Intel. The rumor is that both cores can be used to operate on single threaded applications to nearly double performance.

All of these threads regarding Conroe and AM2 are pretty much a waste of breathe. If you look into the history of processor releases, you'll see a trend...
Anyone remember when the Athlon wasn't supposed to even beat P2?
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Well..i don;t think anyone can really make a judgement about the AM2 procs because AMD has been VERY tight lipped about it. Noone ahs even gotten a sample to test. I beleive thaere is a strong possibility that AMD has an ace up it's sleeve that will su[rise us to say the least.
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post #13 of 28
I agree, all this stuff about conroe and AM2 is getting really annoying. They aren't even out yet and already the fanboy's are fighting. I wish admin would just ban all discussion on it.
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post #14 of 28
http://www.overclock.net/amd-cpus/73...cussion-4.html I thought were supposed to post all AM2 post here
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Quote:
Originally Posted by HardwaterH4ck3r
Well..i don;t think anyone can really make a judgement about the AM2 procs because AMD has been VERY tight lipped about it. Noone ahs even gotten a sample to test. I beleive thaere is a strong possibility that AMD has an ace up it's sleeve that will su[rise us to say the least.
actually they have gotten test samples. according to AT, this is their 4th revision.
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post #16 of 28
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actually they have gotten test samples. according to AT, this is their 4th revision.
Thats just comparing memory performance and bandwidth, of course DDR2 is gonna win bandwidth, but AMD still hasent released a final product or gotten a final product out to a site like that to be tested.
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Originally Posted by Jori
Thats just comparing memory performance and bandwidth, of course DDR2 is gonna win bandwidth, but AMD still hasent released a final product or gotten a final product out to a site like that to be tested.
If AMD has not gotten the final revision out yet, they are in trouble for a June release. Intel has a much larger production capabilities and they have been mass producing the Conroe for some time now in an attempt to have enough by July.
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post #18 of 28
I didnt say anything about not producing, I did however say they didnt have any final products that they have just given out .

Here..

http://www.overclock.net/intel-cpus/...ghlight=Conroe

http://sharikou.blogspot.com/2006/04...ng-busted.html

Might want to give it a read, and not just skip it and post something.

Edit: Also, I dont intend on you beleiving everything in that link, or all of it being real either, just proof to my comments.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Jori
I didnt say anything about not producing, I did however say they didnt have any final products that they have just given out .

Here..

http://www.overclock.net/intel-cpus/...ghlight=Conroe

http://sharikou.blogspot.com/2006/04...ng-busted.html

Might want to give it a read, and not just skip it and post something.

Edit: Also, I dont intend on you beleiving everything in that link, or all of it being real either, just proof to my comments.
Interesting, but I do not take journal's or blogs as refutable sources. If AMD hasn't reached their final product, why would be the mass producing? I am pretty sure AMD got their AM2 finished back in Febuary, and has released the designs to board makers.
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Interesting, but I do not take journal's or blogs as refutable sources. If AMD hasn't reached their final product, why would be the mass producing? I am pretty sure AMD got their AM2 finished back in Febuary, and has released the designs to board makers.
.. Ermm.. OK.. More specific.

AMD has started mass producing, but has not GIVEN out a final product to a individual or site like anandtech or Toms hardware. That good 'nuff for you? They have more or less just prototypes... k?

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During the IDF, I emailed various Intel execs, AMD execs and Anand
Well if he did what he says he did, seems more than legit to me that he's not just making stuff up with no backing.
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