Processor giants slash prices
AMD and Intel have slashed the prices of their quad-core processors, as the long stagnant processor war begins to bubble up nicely again.
AMD’s new pricing scheme knocks its most powerful processor, the Phenom X4 9950 BE 140W, down from $235 to $186, with the triple core X3 and dual-core Athlon X2s all subject to heavy discounting.
Among the most significant reductions are the Phenom X4 9750 and Phenom X4 9650, both of which have had $40 wiped from their price, taking them to $156 and $134 respectively.
Full article: pcpro.co.uk