Athlon 64 "CG"???

By Julio Franco
Jan 27, 2004
  1. French, well Canadian, system integrator friends of The INQ tell us that the "CG" revision of Athlon 64 brings greater performance via "2T memory timing enhancements that will enable support of higher density and/or higher frequency memory modules".

    Additionally, forthcoming "CG" revisions of the AMD Athlon 64 will not require identically paired DDR DIMM modules for the second and third slots in mainboards with three DIMM slots. Expect "CG" revisions of Athlon 64 to start rolling from the AMD’s fabrication facilities before the start of Q2 this year.

    Read more: The Inquirer.
  2. Masque

    Masque TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,058

    I wonder if they'll be produced to fit existing "64" boards.
  3. Tarkus

    Tarkus TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 621

    This chip is coming out in more flavors than Baskin-Robbins icecream. I think it's a shame, they're diluting the line so much that it has become too confusing to even bother buying until they settle on a few good chip designs.
  4. Masque

    Masque TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,058

    But, if continually releasing updated designs results in lower overall prices, I'm for it. Makes for MUCH happier me. :D

    My $.02
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