Socket 754 boards are really getting very cheap and make a perfect board for Semprons. AMD plans to move Samprons to socket 754 only by the end of 2005. This will really mean the end of Athlon XP marchitecture as current socket 462, Socket A Semprons are nothing much than renamed Athlon XPs.
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AMD Semprons migrating to Socket 754
Posted on Thursday, Dec 09 2004 @ 18:32 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck