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    Default AMD making moves.

    i was watching a Linus Tech Tips live show archive and he said the Never Settle Bundles are not going away and that they will be doing Game Bundles with the FX cpu's soon. To me personally i think that's a smart idea. you build an AMD rig and can rack up on good games.
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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    He said "maybe" He doesnt know for sure

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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    well i think it would be a good idea
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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    Definitely a good idea! That would definitely make me look at AMD for a new rig.

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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    Meh. The games arent worth that much IMO.

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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    Quote Originally Posted by MattyMatt View Post
    Meh. The games arent worth that much IMO.
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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    Lol
    You don't know me and that's the way i like it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SamCR3 View Post
    Hater. Lol.
    Nah, I have no issue with AMD, I just think flooding the market with these games isnt going to solve their problems.

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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    What problem? Drivers? Cuz there spanking ass as of the moment...other than certain frametime or latency, which theyre fixing extremely soon! Actually already had started! nVidia is a gpu and amd does both! Intel obviously spanks at this moment but they also need competetors or they would not be where theyre at now! As for any company! Hell, I wouldnt be surprised if amd and nvidia partner up in future lmao...

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    Quote Originally Posted by MattyMatt View Post
    Nah, I have no issue with AMD, I just think flooding the market with these games isnt going to solve their problems.
    I was just teasing you. AMD has some pretty serious financial issues and has been poorly managed. That said, their products are sound. The 8350 is a great CPU for the money and so are the Tahiti based GPUs. Driver development has come a long way in a very short time too.
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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    I can't see NVIDIA going into a partnership with anyone, especially AMD.
    They're doing too well in their business and home enthusiast markets to jump into the frying pan.

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    yall seen the steamroller 1 year advancement prediction from AMD?
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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    Yes, I have seen that.
    I also saw a lot of hype from them prior to the release of their 8-core FX-CPUs and the resulting underwhelming performance they had.
    They fooled a lot of people that time, and like many others, I now ~wait~ to see the released product before I fall in love and buy.
    This is why we read the reviews here on PureOC when they come out.
    I will say, like Sam, that they have a lot of good going on right now. I too, like the Tahiti LE GPUs that they've just come out with.
    I like their little powerhouse APUs that sell for great prices, yet have a superior built-in Radeon GPU on the die.
    I really like my FX-8350 CPU too.

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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    All in all, I see much more positive than negative coming from AMD. I'm excited to see what the company has to offer over the next couple of years but, as Neil says, only time and PureOC reviews will tell the whole story.
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    Default Re: AMD making moves.

    After the FX-8150 was released, didn't they fire a lot of their media people?
    The ones that had everyone fired up and expecting something that was much quicker than what we got?

    There is a lot of positive from them lately and they're not overblowing what is on the way either. Their future road maps sound good if they can deliver on time.

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