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Old July 23, 2010, 08:34 AM
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Originally Posted by SugarJ View Post
I'm guessing that Sandybridge will be their mainstream platform, and that Intel will still have an enthusiast platform, much like the P55/X58. Their problem is they made the P55 platform too close in performance to the X58 this go-around.
Sandy Bridge is an architecture, not a platform. This issue specifically concerns the mainstream LGA1155 platform, which is basically equivalent to LGA1156 for the Nehalem architecture. Whether they do something similar with LGA2011 (the LGA1366 equivalent) remains to be seen.
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