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Old December 14, 2011, 02:37 PM
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Well I can tell you that I was an AMD fanboy until I started building high end Intel system for my clients. I was amazed with just how well they..... "just work".
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Old December 14, 2011, 02:53 PM
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I'll tell you why I'm shocked with a very simple equation.

Bulldozer crashes and burns + Llano APU doing great + good sales of AMD GPUs = AMD's GPU / APU driver team and GPU marketing team gets the sharp end of the axe.

Does that compute?
Agree. They really need to sort out the driver issues once and for all before people (more of them) start avoiding AMD GPU because of drivers when they have solid hardware. Llano is great (IMO) and I hope it doesn't get destroyed when it gets bulldozer cores (actually I think its piledriver going in the next revision). I may end up with a llano based laptop in a few weeks (see what boxing week sales bring).
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Old December 14, 2011, 03:11 PM
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Well I can tell you that I was an AMD fanboy until I started building high end Intel system for my clients. I was amazed with just how well they..... "just work".
Well, MANY moon's ago AMD box's USE to be hard to get up & going. But I am shure you know that as well that today thats definately not the case.

And well intel for MANY years worked with microsoft so thats why many times building a intel box & putting windows on it was easy.
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