AMD discounts 6-core processor upgrades ahead of launch

AMD logoAMD decided to give its customers a monetary incentive to upgrade to a newer Opteron server processor. The program includes dual-, quad and 6-core processors and includes an upgrade discount of up to 35%.

AMD said that the upgrade program will cut prices for 2000-series CPUs by $50 and by $100 for 8000-series chips. Channel partners and direct customers can take advantage of the company’s global “AMD Opteron Upgrade Program”.

It is interesting to note that AMD’s upcoming Istanbul processor, which is generally expected to be the first monolithic 6-core CPU when introduced, will be included in this program. Istanbul was originally planned for a H2 2009 launch, but industry sources now indicate that AMD has accelerated the launch schedule and will announce the processor in June.

Source: TG Daily

Tags: AMD, CPUs, Opteron, servers

Comments
Add comment

Your name:
Sign in with:
or
Your comment:


Enter code:

E-mail (not required)
E-mail will not be disclosed to the third party


Last news

 
Apple has discovered that a "limited number" of laptops have a problem
 
Twitter has since confirmed the ban in an email to Reuters
 
This is not the first time this name has been suggested
 
Samsung is said to have developed a prototype that has three OLED panels measuring 3.5 inches each
 
You might not see card-free phones for a while
 
The good news is that iOS 12 could continue to support your device
 
LG can’t meet Apple’s requirements just yet, report reveals
 
$550 does seem like an outright steal at almost half the price
The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Review
The evolution of the successful smartphone, now with a waterproof body and USB Type-C
February 7, 2017 /
Samsung Galaxy TabPro S - a tablet with the Windows-keyboard
The first Windows-tablet with the 12-inch display Super AMOLED
June 7, 2016 /
Keyboards for iOS
Ten iOS keyboards review
July 18, 2015 /
Samsung E1200 Mobile Phone Review
A cheap phone with a good screen
March 8, 2015 / 4
Creative Sound Blaster Z sound card review
Good sound for those who are not satisfied with the onboard solution
September 25, 2014 / 2
Samsung Galaxy Gear: Smartwatch at High Price
The first smartwatch from Samsung - almost a smartphone with a small body
December 19, 2013 /
 
 

News Archive

 
 
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930     




Poll

Do you use microSD card with your phone?
or leave your own version in comments (9)