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Created On: 09/05/2004 01:52 PM
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 09/05/2004 01:52 PM
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ectobaites
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I've read the specs of Socket A Semprons and they look good. So how come they are cheaper than Athlon XP's if the specs are very good anyway?
 09/10/2004 07:24 PM
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Slaitech
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The Athlon XP line is intended to compete with the Pentium 4 line, while the Sempron is a "value" chip designed to compete with Intel's Celeron line, of course it blows the Celeron straight to [content edited] and can give all but the best the P4 line has to offer a good run for it's money.



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