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990FX release date?

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by TheMailMan78, Feb 2, 2011.

  1. TheMailMan78

    TheMailMan78 Big Member

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    Does anyone know when the 990FX boards are hitting the market? Imma hankering for an upgrade. I think Ill be getting a ROG this time out.
     
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    I'm with you on that! I know i'm ready to get some ddr3 coming from this semi decent Mushkin kit.
     
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    Its time to move on to DDR3.
     
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    1st half 2011!
     
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    WTF? Ok I know its coming out this year but I funna need a date dawg.
     
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    You no can haz. :slap: That is AMD's official release date as of right now. No other information is available.
     
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    cadaveca My name is Dave

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    They will launch right after/during CEBIT IIRC.

    We know boards are made at this point(shown @ CES), probably going through qualification testing right this moment...you know...the sort of testing that Intel failed to do?:laugh:

    CEBIT is at the beginning of March. going by the info on the CEBIT website, it's something "next gen" they will show....I wonder what it will be.....?
     
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    Man I cant wait! Ive been dieing for a good Asus ROG for a while now.
     
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    I want to buy soon bulldozer..hehe.one signal MSI with your motherboard
     
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    CDdude55 Crazy 4 TPU!!!

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    Definitely going to pick up a 9 series chipset board at some point, probably just gonna throw my 1055T on it still i can get a Bulldozer chip.:)
     
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    Prediction time! Given that 8xx chipset was released about a month (was it?) before the Phenom II x6, I would think that we will get the 990 a month before Bulldozer too, whenever it comes out. Which makes Erocker extremely accurate.
     
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    F#$K MSI boards. I've had some really bad luck with them.

    What in a 6 month window? Screw it I predict Bulldozer will be out this year also. Am I also extremely accurate? :laugh:
     
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    but recently They have been rock solid and have been one of the better brands for AMD boards
     
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    5 months! Notice that January is over. And then, since we have not heard any news about people preparing the 990FX, Febuary is out too, so that's 4 months. Quite accurate.
     
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    I predict april 15th, shall we start a pool?
     

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