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AMD Starts the AMD GAME! Program

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From the company powering the visual experience of the two most popular gaming consoles in the world today, AMD announces AMD GAME!. This program is designed to help consumers select perfectly suited PCs for high-definition gaming. AMD GAME! platforms combine the powerful balance of multi-core processors, exceptional HD digital media, and next-generation graphics processing power. Industry leaders including Acer, Alienware, Logitech and Microsoft are joining AMD to ensure consumers can easily identify PCs that deliver HD gaming and entertainment experiences out of the box.


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Sounds interesting espically for the non extream users who want a nice system that they can design and build from the ground up. But until amd has better processors to go with their bomb gfx cards and chipsets imo they will still lack the over all performance compared to intel rigs (espically oc'd rigs)
 
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Hmmm...Good idea, AMD. Nice to see they are focusing on the singular consumer, and not just the corporations. Wonder what is going to be the costs of these things? Probably overpriced because the are going to be "hand-picked" parts by the manufacturer for the best "quality" gaming.
 
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Industry leaders including Acer, Alienware, Logitech and Microsoft are joining AMD to ensure consumers can easily identify PCs that deliver HD gaming and entertainment experiences out of the box.
Is it just me or does that just NOT fit. LoL

On a serious note this could be cool as long as they present what is really needed.
 
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sounds like a good idea but i think they are just going to put in mininum required parts and overcharge us.
 

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I highly doubt that. AMD best thing going fpr them is their low prices.
 

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I highly doubt that. AMD best thing going fpr them is their low prices.
Plus this seems geared towards the larger bulk of people... with that market I can't imagine them choosing a logo over a decent chunk of change.

Overall though this is a great idea but probably moot unless practiced as an industry standard (read: requirements and logo would have to change). If Intel, AMD, & Nvidia could all agree these two processors, these two(/three?) graphic solutions, and these three chipsets all perform about equally and will guarantee a decent gaming experience for X market (ex: of gaming habits) it probably would make PC gaming more accessable to the larger market of people who aren't always too aware of what they're getting or missing out on.