AMD har via en pressemeddelse annonceret nye proccesorere. De nye cpu'er vil g? under navnet "Sempron" som skal k?re i low-end klassen, hvor "Duron" ellers har regeret.
AMD SET TO DELIVER NEW PROCESSOR FAMILY THAT REDEFINES EVERYDAY COMPUTING
?Delivery of AMD SempronTM and Mobile AMD Sempron processors expected in second half 2004? SUNNYVALE, CALIF. ?June 7, 2004? AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will introduce a new brand of PC processors to be named AMD SempronTM. The AMD Sempron processor family is expected to redefine everyday computing for today?s value-conscious buyers of desktop and notebook PCs. AMD Sempron processors are being developed to meet the evolving day-today needs of home and business PC users. Basic computing is no longer just about email, Web browsing or word processing. Today it?s also about downloading and playing music, or sending pictures to family and friends. This full-featured product line is designed to deliver best-in-class performance for the growing segment of PC users who want more from their PCs. ?AMD is changing the name of the game for everyday computing. We have responded to evolving customer needs with a compelling solution that delivers the performance needed for today?s applications,? said Marty Seyer, vice president and general manager, Microprocessor Business Unit, AMD. ?The AMD Sempron brand is expected to carry on our tradition to always strive to provide our customers more value.? More details about AMD?s new mobile and desktop processors will be forthcoming in the second half of 2004. Shipments of the AMD Sempron and Mobile #24163 AMD Sempron processors are scheduled to begin during the second half of 2004. AMD AthlonTM 64 processors will continue to be offered for outstanding 32-bit performance, capability for tomorrow?s 64-bit applications, and Enhanced Virus Protection in conjunction with the upcoming Windows? XP Service Pack 2. Likewise, AMD Athlon XP processors for desktop PCs and Mobile AMD Athlon XP-M processors will continue to be offered for those customers seeking advanced functionality and performance for mainstream home and office computing. About AMD AMD (NYSE:AMD) designs and produces innovative microprocessors, Flash memory devices and low-power processor solutions for the computer, communications and consumer electronics industries. AMD is dedicated to delivering standards-based, customer-focused solutions for technology users, ranging from enterprises and governments to individual consumers. For more information visit www.amd.com. ?30? AMD, the AMD Arrow logo, AMD Sempron, AMD Athlon, and combinations thereof, are trademarks of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the U.S. and/or other jurisdictions. Other product and company names are for informational purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective companies.