Introduction and Networking
NVIDIA is ready now with their PCI Express AMD chipset -- and thus the age of PCIe was upon us. Oh, and SLI too.
Subject: Chipsets | September 24, 2004 - 06:32 AM | Ryan Shrout
Be sure to check out my preview of this chipset as well!
VIA Announces K8T890, World's First PCI Express Chipset for the AMD Athlon™ Processor
VIA K8T890 Series chipsets open up the AMD64 processor platform to PCI Express, providing the bandwidth needed for today's most demanding applications and the headroom needed for future growth
Taipei, Taiwan, 24 September 2004, - VIA Tech
VIA is the first out the block to bring PCI Express to the AMD platform. But there are still some questions on performance and SLI support.
SUNNYVALE, CALIF. -- June 14, 2004 --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today unveiled details of the latest addition to the AMD-8000™ series of chipsets, the AMD-8132™ HyperTransport™ PCI-XÂ® 2.0 tunnel.
Subject: Chipsets | June 1, 2004 - 07:01 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
There will be a new provider for AMD 64 platforms. Broadcom recently bought Serverworks, who provided chipsets for Intel based servers, only. Under Broadcom they will develop chipsets to handle the new AMD chips, thus continuing Broadcom's sordid history with Intel.
AMD said it will cooperate with
Subject: Chipsets | May 28, 2004 - 09:57 PM | Ron Goldin
The future of AMD Processors revolving around the upcoming 939-pin versions of the Athlon64 will undoubtedly raise the bar in performance for AMD. Give it a little bit more time before we start to see just how far the bar is raised, with its pending release. This insight to the latest chipsets for the current and soon to be released versions of AMD processors, is what Anandtech's review is all about.
While all the boards in today's test are Socket 754, please keep in mind that both nF3-250 and K8T800 Pro
Subject: Chipsets | May 12, 2004 - 05:43 AM | Ron Goldin
Athlon XP is not a EOL unit quite yet, not with VIA and nVidia still kicking new life into it with their latest chipsets. nVidia being the more recent as you can see in Ryan's review of their nForce2 Ultra 400Gb chipset. The Tech Report's review of this chipset came to many of the same conclusions, it's no longer the performance being the deciding factor of chipset purchases but in fact the feature set, which is something
Subject: Chipsets | May 10, 2004 - 09:26 AM | Ryan Shrout
Here's the full PR from NVIDIA.
NVIDIA BRINGS NEW NETWORKING, SECURITY, AND STORAGE SOLUTIONS TO AMD ATHLON XP MARKET
Company's Award-Winning Native Gigabit Ethernet Controller and Firewall Security Solution for AMD Athlon 64 Platforms Now Available in NVIDIA nForce2 Ultra 400Gb MCP
SANTA CLARA, CAâ€”MAY 10, 2004â€” Leveraging the award-winning innovative networking, storage, and security technologies unveiled in the Company's NVIDIA nForce™3 250Gb media and communications processor (MCP) for AMD Athlon™ 64 processor-
NVIDIA today has released a new chipset for the Athlon XP processor that offers the same great south bridge features that the nForce3 250 Gb chipset has, and we're here to show it all to you today.