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AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core CPUs

AMD announced the AMD Athlon 64 X2 processor brand for dual-core desktop and desktop-replacement notebook processors. AMD is currently shipping samples of the AMD Athlon X2 Dual-Core processors to leading OEMs worldwide and will officially launch in June 2005. Alienware, a leading manufacturer of high-performance computer desktop and mobile systems,

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Broadcom Server I/O Controller w/ PCIe & HT Interfaces

Broadcom introduced the industry's most integrated, HyperTransport™ technology-based server I/O controller that features all of the major industry standard I/O interfaces on a single chip. This includes 1 GHz HyperTransport technology, PCI Express®, PCI-X®, HyperTransport tunnel, and integrated dual Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) ports. Leveraging Broadcom's GbE and I/O expertise, which

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Dell stands alone as Supermicro joins AMD

AMD announced a slew of customers including large OEMs and system integrators which will use its dual core processors. Supermicro joins Sun, HP, IBM and others in announcing support for the dual core Opteron processors introduced today, with Hewlett Packard confirming the existence of dual server blades it advertised by

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Intel Desktop CPUs Roadmap

Family Q2 '05 Q4' 05 H1 '06 Extreme Edition  SmithField (90nm, 2 x 1MB L2, Dual Core, 800MHz FSB, HT, EM64T) 840 (3.2Ghz) Presler (65nm, 2 x 2MB L2, Dual Core, EM64T, VT, HT, LT) 9xx (> 3.6GHz) Chipsets 955X Express (Glenwood) Pentium 4 Pentium D (90nm, 2 x 1MB

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AMD To Launch Desktop Athlon 64 X2 Series

AMD will launch their dual core Athlon 64 X2 processors at the same time as the dual core Opterons slated on 21st April. The production-ready Athlon 64 X2 CPUs are now shipping to some leading OEMs and system builders world-wide and general system availability is scheduled for June. The CPUs

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AMD Dual Core Opterons Pricing

Family Series Clock Speed Prices US$ Opteron 800 (90nm Egypt, 1MB L2 x 2) 875 2.2GHz 2649 870 2.0GHz 2149 865 1.8GHz 1515 Opteron 200 (90nm Italy, 1MB L2 x 2) 275 2.2GHz 1299 270 2.0GHz 1051 265 1.8GHz 851 Opteron 100 (90nm Denmark, 1MB L2 x 2) 175 2.2GHz

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AMD Opteron Powers DreamWorks Systems

AMD was named preferred processor provider for DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. in a three-year agreement. The deal will enable DreamWorks Animation, an animated feature film company, to experience significant advantages in their computer-generated film-making process. AMD will provide its Opteron processor with direct connect architecture for DreamWorks Animation's next-generation enterprise

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Intel Dual-Core PCs Available Now

Intel announced that computer manufacturers Alienware, Dell and Velocity Micro today started selling desktop PCs and workstations based on Intel's first dual-core processor-based platform. Intel's first dual-core processor-based platform includes the Intel® Pentium® Processor Extreme Edition 840 running at 3.2 GHz and the Intel® 955X Express Chipset. Intel Pentium Processor

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Mobile AMD Athlon64 3700+

AMD today introduce the Mobile AMD Athlon™ 64 processor 3700+ for full-size notebooks. Based on the award-winning AMD64 technology, this new mobile processor enables a powerful 32-bit computing experience today with a seamless transition to 64-bit computing. The Mobile AMD Athlon 64 processor 3700+ also offers Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP),

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Intel ‘Sossaman’ Yonah-based CPU

The "Sossaman" processor, and a low voltage version of that, which are scheduled for release in the first half of 2006 and based on the E7520 chipset. Sossaman is a dual core processor based on Yonah and will have a TDP of 31W, while the LV version will have a

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Intel Dempsey Xeon Info

Intel is to release dual-core Dempsey Xeon processor early next year with a 1066MHz FSB built using 65nm technology, as well as having two sets of 2MB cache. The clock speeds are slated to be 3.80GHz, 3.60GHz, 3.40GHz, 3.20GHz, 3GHz and 2.8GHz. Intel will release two types of Dempsey -

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AMD To Cut Sempron Prices In Early May

AMD plans to lower the unit prices for Socket 754 Sempron processors in early May, with the maximum cut being 15%. The price reduction for the entry-level K8-compatible CPUs will help AMD with its plan to phase out its Socket-A processors by the end of the third quarter but will

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AMD Dual-Core desktop processor details revealed

It's no big secret that AMD is scheduled to launch its dual-core Server and professional workstation Opteron processors later in the year. However details of what's set to be let loose to hunt down Intel's recently announced Pentium Extreme Edition 840 have, up till now, been well hidden... HEXUS can

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AMD Forms Microprocessor Solutions Sector

AMD announced the formation of the Microprocessor Solutions Sector (MSS), a new division that consolidates the company's existing microprocessor businesses under a single, more customer-focused organization. The realignment strengthens AMD's ability to bring the benefits of AMD64 processor technology to a wider range of customers and markets around the world,

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AMD Posts Q1 Loss, CPU Sales Improve

AMD posted a first-quarter loss amid the oversupply and falling prices of flash memory chips used in cell phones. But microprocessor sales set a company record. AMD flash memory subsidiary, Spansion LLC, has filed paperwork for an initial public offering. In the second-quarter quarter, the company expects microprocessor sales to

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Intel Press Forum April 11, 2005

Today, Intel held a Dual/Multi Core Benchmark briefing for the press to illuminate the specifications and performance of this latest range of micro-processors. Let's take a look at the details of this newest addition to Intel's family of micro-processors. (more…)

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Intel & HP To Work On Faster Itanium Compiler

In an effort that could boost the prospects for Intel's high-end Itanium processor, Intel and HP are funding an effort to develop improved compilers capable of generating faster-running code for the chip. The two companies are working under the umbrella of the Gelato Federation, a consortium of supercomputer centers and

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AMD Started on 300-mm Wafer & Preps for 65nm

AMD has started running wafers through Fab36 in March 2005 and that first "wafer outs" would occur in the second-half of 2005. Only 300-mm wafers would be run at Fab36 in Dresden although the neighboring wafer fab — Fab30 — runs a 90-nm SOI manufacturing process on 200-mm diameter wafers.

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