AMD's six-core Thuban CPU to launch April 26?

By Matthew ยท 5 replies
Feb 26, 2010
  1. Only a few days ago rumors surfaced that AMD's 890GX and 880G chipsets would debut on March 1 and April 26. Now, word has trickled from Sunnyvale that the company's six-core Thuban processor will be showcased at CeBIT 2010 (March 2 to 6) and corresponding with the aforesaid 880G launch, OCWorkbench claims Thuban will also be released on April 26. Previous speculation suggested Thuban would appear in May.

    Read the whole story
  2. They sound hot and it's great being able to buy and place them on existing am2+ motherboards with a bios update ofcourse;-). I'll be buying one next year maybe for my M3A79-t deluxe motherboard(when there will be updated versions i geuss) or in 2012 with an AM3 motherboard using 890fx+850sb chipset. Really looking forward to it :-D.
  3. Regenweald

    Regenweald TS Rookie Posts: 143

    I'll wait for the second and third revisions, or an APU. Things are getting fun again :)
  4. drescherjm

    drescherjm TS Rookie

    I do not expect to see any third revision. Next year there is planned a totally new design (with probably a new socket) to replace this.
  5. unrealmp3

    unrealmp3 TS Enthusiast Posts: 51

    Time to save some money :D
  6. ToastOz

    ToastOz TS Rookie Posts: 59

    It's funny how AMD are releasing there gfx cards and smashing up nvidea for range at the moment when there getting smashed by intel who are releasing a phenomenal amount of cpus that AMD have yet to answer for.
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Add your comment to this article

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...