Dell hints & tips: using Intel or AMD


— 4:03 PM on May 15, 2001

Former *ell employee and current AMDZone webmaster Chris Tom sends us this keeper from *ell.

Step 4: Why Not Use AMD Processor?

Most video capture board manufacturers test with Intel and certify certain Intel-compatible motherboards to work with their hardware. Testing all the possible combinations of Intel processors and motherboards can be so time consuming that there are not enough hours to test AMD processors and motherboards that use them for compatibility.

Not enough hours in a day? Must be too much W.C. Fields. Check out the rest of article here.

Update: This is unconfirmed but Electic Tech is reporting that *ell will finally bow down to reality and use the mobile Athlon 4 in their laptops.

 
   
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