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 10/14/2012 12:01 PM
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Hi Guys... I've been wondering a few things.

It seems like AMD dominates in the graphics, but lacks in the processors? What do you guys think of the latest announcement about layoffs?

I'm curious. AMD is a giant. I remember going to CompUSA years ago (around 2001-2003) and buying the latest ATI Radeon graphics. Radeon is still the best graphics.

 10/14/2012 07:08 PM
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Not surprised, all companies go through layoffs, it streamlines the business and cuts out waste, so instead of having 2 people doing either the same job or a small part of one job, you have one person doing the whole thing. It makes for a bit more work for those people though, but they learn to adjust. All depends on how good the CEO actually is as well as how fast they can push out Piledriver revisions and Steamroller.

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 10/15/2012 01:00 AM
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Piledriver = Last Hope



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 10/17/2012 09:56 PM
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Piledriver = Last Hope    quoted from nemesischild

for us it probably does.

but those apus from what i can tell kick butt for what they are.  i hope piledriver  lives up to enthusiasts expectations.


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 10/18/2012 04:43 AM
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this topic is already being discussed here: http://forums.amd.com/game/messageview.cfm?catid=455&threadid=161641&enterthread=y


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