Riding on the coattails of Damage's Athlon XP 1800+ review comes a poll question on the XP's new model number naming scheme. However, before getting into that, let's take a look at our previous poll's results on human nature's fundamental tendencies. Interestingly enough, the votes are split down the middle, with virtually equal numbers in both the good and bad camps.
Hardware supplants philosophy in the week's poll as we tackle the model numbering scheme that comes along with the Athlon XP. While I think we can all agree that adding XP to the Athlon's name was a bad idea, what about the performance ratings?
AMD's Athlon XP model number scheme is...
Did AMD fail to learn from Cyrix's mistakes, or is this just an appropriate response to the MHz myth? What are you waiting for? Go vote