AMD launches their new star: Athlon 64 FX-60 Dual-Core Processor
The underdogs in the microprocessor market AMD have announced that they are launching their fastest microprocessor yet in the retail market immediately. This new product is the Athlon 64 FX-60 Dual-Core Processor and this comes as part of the companyâ€™s ongoing commitment to deliver the industryâ€™s highest-performing PC technology. AMD claims that this is the processor for the consumers looking for ultimate performance from their personal computers.
The company also claims that new AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 dual-core processor will allow enthusiasts to experience the next generation of multi-core supported games and applications using AMDâ€™s most powerful PC processor ever released. Bob Brewer, corporate vice president, Desktop Division, Microprocessor Solutions Sector, AMD said in a statement: â€œAs more and more games and applications support multi-core environments, PC enthusiasts can experience the true advantages delivered by the AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 dual-core processor.â€
He added: â€œThose who crave ultimate performance on 3D games and intense digital media applications can experience realistic physics and lighting, advanced artificial intelligence and amazing performance on digital media applications with the first dual-core AMD Athlon 64 FX processor. The AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 dual-core processor is designed to deliver the ultimate in performance for our customers who demand nothing short of the best.â€
Velocity Micro has announced that they would be one of the first PC manufacturers to offer solutions based on this microprocessor. Best Buy is already selling the Velocity Microâ€™s new Gamersâ€™ Edge DualX T1425 featuring the AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 dual-core processor.