Category: FM1

AMD CUTS CPU PRICES

AMD cut prices recently on Phenom II, some FX processors and some APUs. While expectations for the Zen are growing, there are large numbers of AM3 and AM3+ machines that would benefit from a better CPU. LLano and Trinity APU prices are also better. We use the Phenom II X4 965 BE and its now …

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AMD SOCKET FM1

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The AMD socket FM1 was introduced with their new APU series of processors in July 2011. The early A series processors feature integrated graphics similar to the Sandy Bridge processors from Intel. AMD however offers lower power processors which appeals for those who want a basic machine. The APU idea is also well suited to …

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