Thursday, October 2nd 2008

Nine Models of 45nm Opteron Lined up for this Month

According to sources at server builders, AMD has notified that it would be releasing nine models of quad-core AMD Opteron 45nm processors this month. The processors would be based on the Shanghai core and mark the company's entry into the 45nm silicon fabrication for CPUs.

Out of the lineup of 20 processors that would come out, the ones slated for this month include CPUs of clock-speeds between 2.3 and 2.7 GHz, of which five of them are 2000 series (2-way) models and the rest, 8000 series (8-way) models. The processors are based on Socket F (s1207) design, and sport 6 MB level 3 caches. The sources also mentioned that in February 2009, AMD will launch five 55W energy-efficient enterprise CPUs, three 2-way and two 8-way; and two 105W high-performance models a 2-way and an 8-way each.Source: DigiTimes
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2 Comments on Nine Models of 45nm Opteron Lined up for this Month

#1
mdm-adph
*ROAR* Where is my Phenom X2? :laugh:
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eidairaman1
too bad we cant take most of these Server Class Chips (Even the AM2+ parts) and unlock their inner workings like most could on a AXP CPU.
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