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Old January 25, 2010, 11:14 AM
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Default AMD Introduces Sub-$100 AMD Phenom II Processor, and AMD Athlon II Processors

AMD has expanded its AMD Phenom II and AMD Athlon II processor families for desktop with several new processors designed to give mainstream consumers advanced performance capabilities from their desktop PCs at increasingly attractive price points. As desktop PCs continue trending toward smaller form factors, AMD remains committed to maximizing the... [ Read full article ]
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Old January 25, 2010, 01:52 PM
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I wonder if the 555 will unlock like the 550 does?
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Old January 25, 2010, 02:25 PM
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I wonder if the 555 will unlock like the 550 does?
I hope it does too. That X3 440 for maybe CAN$100 looks good too if it will unlock.
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They all look good, but the best buys will be their now reduced in price predecessors. I wonder if they will continue to make and sell the x2 550 BE now that there is a 555.
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