AMD considering new desktop sockets

Posted on Thursday, Dec 09 2004 @ 18:33 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
AMD appears to be re-thinking its attitude to sockets when it introduces desktop dual core chips - which might not come until the very end of next year or perhaps even 2006, according to reliable sources.

According to those motherboard partners of AMD, it wants to avoid manufacturers having to re-tool too much when it launches dual core chips for desktops, but it is considering a pin out of 942 or 941, the sources said.

Read more at The Inquirer


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