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Old August 26, 2009, 04:46 PM
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Earlier slated coarsely for 2010, AMD fine-tuned the expected release time-frame of its 12-core "Magny-Cours" Opteron processors to be within Q1 2010. The company seems to be ready with the processors, and has demonstrated a 4 socket, 48 core machine based on these processors. Magny Cours holds symbolism in being one of the last processor designs by AMD before it moves over to "Bulldozer", the next processor design by AMD built from ground-up. Its release will provide competition to Intel's multi-core processors available at that point.

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Old August 26, 2009, 05:27 PM
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Sigh... if i wont the lottery, maybe i could get 4x of these...
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Sigh... if i wont the lottery, maybe i could get 4x of these...
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Old August 26, 2009, 06:42 PM
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Don't you get enough power as it is from your 4 opterons CMeth ? :)
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Don't you get enough power as it is from your 4 opterons CMeth ? :)
There is no such thing as "enough" or "too much" power when it comes to computing, or really anything
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There is no such thing as "enough" or "too much" power when it comes to computing, or really anything
At least not for me .
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Waiting on your future build then :)
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Yup. "Many Cores"! This almost seems like a really late April fools joke!
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Seriously... anyone wanna give me like $10,000 so i can some these? lol... Sigh.
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i think 10k would pay for one chip.

you still need a board for it!
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