A Look At AMD’s Socket AM2 Platform

Tom’s Hardware gives us the expert look into the world of the Socket AM2 Platform. Not as fast moving as the rides in the magic kingdom perhaps, but cool none the less.

The anticipation surrounding AMD’s upcoming Socket AM2 platform is amazing to witness. On the one hand, there is hardly a secret about it that had not been discovered months ahead of the product launch, so there is discussion of it all over the place. On the other hand, the enthusiast crowds are eager for the new platform, which will be associated with important changes in the PC world; these include the introduction of Microsoft’s Vista operating system and AMD’s first quad core processors. However, AM2 has not been about being better or faster until lately. [Read the rest]

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