Lawsuit claims AMD lied about the number of cores in its chips

Discussion in 'AMD x86 CPUs and chipsets' started by mixsetup, Nov 10, 2015.

  1. General_Cartman

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    This is almost as silly as suing Intel as their MCM LGA 775 chips shared the same FSB and thus only got half the total memory bandwidth available if both CPUs accessed the bus at once.
     
  2. Thrawn

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    AMD back then started a marketing campaign claiming the Intel MCM chips aren't "true quad core"
     
  3. Korbah

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    Marketing claims and lawsuits are two different things though........
     
  4. Thrawn

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    I know.. just seeing the irony of it :)
     

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