Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 25th Jan 2007 12:20 UTC, submitted by Shin.TD
AMD After years breathing AMD's dust, Intel beat its rival to the punch by releasing its quad-core Xeon 5300 'Clovertown' processor for servers in November. But AMD's 'Barcelona' quad-core chip, due to arrive midway through 2007, will be a significant notch faster than the Clovertown chips expected to be on the market at that time, said Randy Allen, AMD's corporate vice president for server and workstation products. "We expect across a wide variety of workloads for Barcelona to outperform Clovertown by 40 percent," Allen said.
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RE: breaking news!
by CrimsonScythe on Thu 25th Jan 2007 13:47 UTC in reply to "breaking news!"
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Try to at least read the summary...

"But AMD's 'Barcelona' quad-core chip, due to arrive midway through 2007, will be a significant notch faster than the Clovertown chips expected to be on the market at that time"

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