AMD diverts resources from Quad FX Platform

AMD diverts resources from the Quad FX platform development the same year it promises Quad FX is the enthusiast future.AMD excited many technology enthusiasts last year when it introduced the Quad FX platform. AMD representatives touted this platform as the next big thing from AMD.AMD apparently talked up its Quad FX enthusiast platform so well […]

AMD diverts resources from the Quad FX platform development the same year it promises Quad FX is the enthusiast future.

AMD excited many technology enthusiasts last year when it introduced the Quad FX platform. AMD representatives touted this platform as the next big thing from AMD.

AMD apparently talked up its Quad FX enthusiast platform so well that Intel decided to roll out a competing product in its unreleased Skulltrail platform. When the Quad FX platform first hit market in January of 2007 it seemed doomed from the start to many with steep price premiums for the mainboards and the processors. These price premiums led to the lethargic adoption of the platform.

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