Falling prices of processors from AMD:clarify and supplement
March 28, 2008, 12:36 pm
Yesterday, some French Internet resources, including one of our regular sources of information site Hardware. fr, choir announced next price drop for the company Processors AMD. As it turned out later, provided data on prices proved false, so we apologize to our readers. try to clarify the situation. Our foreign colleagues have received from representatives of AMD data indicating how many cheaper processors, that is the difference between the old and new price. Then employees Hardware. fr new prices independently calculated on the basis of price lists from the official site of AMD, even dated April 28, 2008. The whole focus is that in these price already reflected the changes that came into force this month, but AMD has forgotten to update the date that somebody shot down and journalists. So, the list of models of desktop processors and their prices look like: As we can see, this month debut a new flagship chip Phenom 9950 Black Edition (2, 6 GHz) processor and Phenom X4 9850 (2, 5 GHz), each valued at $ 235, as well as model Phenom X4 9650 and thermal energy-efficient solutions to the package 65 W Phenom X4 9350e and 9150e. It was updated a number of dual-core processors. Recall that the company Intel also recently updated its price - cheaper 45 - nm processors Core 2 Duo E8500, E8400 and E7200, a quad-chip Core 2 Quad Q6600 was the first time it cost less than $ 200. Here comparative table of prices nearest competitors.