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Old 18-09-17, 11:35 AM
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AMD's James Prior weighs in on the Threadripper "Dummy Dies" controversy

Two of the dies have "no path to operation" and are said to be "basically rocks".



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Old 18-09-17, 11:49 AM
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Well hey it cuts down on waste I guess
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Old 18-09-17, 12:05 PM
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From what I heard 32 cores isn't going to happen supposedly it isn't possible but the die setup is logical
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Old 18-09-17, 12:07 PM
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From what I heard 32 cores isn't going to happen supposedly it isn't possible but the die setup is logical
We will see. They are going to have to release 32 core Epycs if they want to compete in the server/wstn markets with Intel.
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We will see. They are going to have to release 32 core Epycs if they want to compete in the server/wstn markets with Intel.
I think they already have a 32 core EPYC don't they?
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I think they already have a 32 core EPYC don't they?
Do they? then there is the answer
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EPYC was released before Threadripper.
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Old 18-09-17, 12:42 PM
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A screenshot from our wholesaler, I think we've been able to order those since august.
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Epyc has been on the market for quite some time now. Since mid-June.
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Three grand in UKP.

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