DSC03421s AMD Unveils New CPU Model Naming & AM2+ Phenom FX

Leslie Sobon – Director, Desktop Business, AMD provided us some updates on Phenom today. According to her, there is no special meaning for G, S and L. G
stands for Premium where Phenom X4 will compete against Kentsfield and Phenom X2
will compete against Conroe. S stands for Intermediate while Athlon 64 X2 will
compete against the Intel Pentium 2000 series. As such, there will be AMD Phenom
X4 GP-7xxx, Phenom X2 GS-6xxx, Athlon X2 LS-2xxx and Sempron LS-1XXX. She
mentioned that there will be both Socket 1207+ as well as Socket AM2+ Phenom FX
for more platform versatility and the FX series will retain back their model
naming eg. AMD Phenom FX-xx.

 AMD Unveils New CPU Model Naming & AM2+ Phenom FX

Leslie Sobon – Director, Desktop Business, AMD provided us some updates on Phenom today. According to her, there is no special meaning for G, S and L. G
stands for Premium where Phenom X4 will compete against Kentsfield and Phenom X2
will compete against Conroe. S stands for Intermediate while Athlon 64 X2 will
compete against the Intel Pentium 2000 series. As such, there will be AMD Phenom
X4 GP-7xxx, Phenom X2 GS-6xxx, Athlon X2 LS-2xxx and Sempron LS-1XXX. She
mentioned that there will be both Socket 1207+ as well as Socket AM2+ Phenom FX
for more platform versatility and the FX series will retain back their model
naming eg. AMD Phenom FX-xx.

 AMD Unveils New CPU Model Naming & AM2+ Phenom FX

 AMD Unveils New CPU Model Naming & AM2+ Phenom FX