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    Amd x2 blackeditions discontinued?

    Hi i have been looking at buying an amd 5000+ black edition cpu but can't seem to find them anywhere.

    I was just wondering if they have been discontinued. American sites like newegg seem to still stock them but non of the uk retialers have them in stock.

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    Re: Amd x2 blackeditions discontinued?

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    ...every time Creative bring out a new card range their advertising makes it sound like they have discovered a way to insert a thousand Chuck Norris super dwarfs in your ears...

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    Re: Amd x2 blackeditions discontinued?

    Blimey...they are cheap.

    Ideal for a PC for the kids......i might have to pick one up

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    Re: Amd x2 blackeditions discontinued?

    Yes, you're both welcome *cough*

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    Re: Amd x2 blackeditions discontinued?

    Sorry but did you bother to check wether they were in stock for any of the links?

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    Re: Amd x2 blackeditions discontinued?

    No, that's up to you, and I found it in stock here: AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5000+ Black Edition 2.60GHz - Retail - TRONIX
    within a minute, or do you want me to go yell at AMD for not making enough outdated CPUs too? Maybe I should come up with a solution to the global debt crisis and intersteller travel while I'm at it.
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    Re: Amd x2 blackeditions discontinued?

    Oops my bad. thanks

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    Re: Amd x2 blackeditions discontinued?

    Shame they discontinued these, it's a great chips. Mine runs 3.0GHz with a simple multiplier raise, and i'm sure it would do 3.2 - 3.4 with a bit more voltage

    Great chip but the 4850e is coming out now which will prove the better chip espeically given it's power requirements.
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