AMD cuts down FX CPU prices

The recent arrival of the powerful third generation of Intel Core processors has prompted AMD to reduce the prices of its own FX processors.

So far the only CPU to come with a reduced price is the FX-8150, which runs at 3.6 GHz. Until now customers could find this CPU for around 220 EUR, while currently you could find it as low as 180 EUR.

AMD FX CPU

Analysts expect AMD to further reduce the prices of all its FX processors due to two reasons – strong competition from Intel with the latest 22 nm Ivy Bridge core and an attempt by AMD to sell FX CPU inventories in the eve of the arrival of the more powerful Piledriver CPU architecture.


Source: Hardwarebg.com

Related posts

AMD plans to release own brand SSDs

AMD has long been known for making PC processors and graphics chips but after releasing own brand memory a while ago the US chip maker now plans to release AMD branded solid-state drives. Unfortunately there is no information whatsoever on the upcoming AMD SSDs but according...

Open Air Home Screens Turn a Backyard into the Premier Outdoor Home Theater

Open Air Cinema, the world leader in outdoor cinema equipment, announced that its line of Open Air Home Screens, giant inflatable movie screens designed for the ultimate backyard cinema experience, is now available at Target.com. The line of durable, lightweight Open Air...

ADATA announces XPG SX920 solid-state drives

ADATA – the Taiwanese maker of PC memory and storage drives – has announced a new SSD line under the trade name of XPG SX920. The line consists of three models but they all share certain specs – for example they are all 7 mm thick and come in the usual 2.5-inch form factor, support SATA 3.0...

Leave a comment