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It looks like AMD chips are taking a cut in price (5/15/06) to make room for the new AM2 line which should be coming out a week after the price cuts

More info @
http://www.dailytech.com/article.aspx?newsid=2041
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Sweet. I wonder if they'll be doing any more price cuts to other then what was on that list. I wouldn't mind picking up a 3700+ cheaper.
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I dont know, it would seem weird but the 3700+ is still a very good chip and I think AMD sees this and will keep the price the same and drop the others so they can sell more of the lower end chips

I remember when I got my 3700+ and it was cheaper than a 3500+
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Maybe I can go dual core this summer, then...
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AMD needs to make further price cuts to deal with Intel's move on their drastic cuts regarding their 9xx series chips.

Soon Conroe will be out and unless AMD drastically drops dual core prices they will be in deep trouble.

They had better be ready to react to this issue.

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Wow, what a price cut...... intels price cuts were better, and can possibly get a better Intel than AMD at the same price
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