It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

 
Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
AMD Athlon lineup in shortage, surge in demand follows price cuts AMD Athlon lineup in shortage, surge in demand follows price cuts
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


AMD Athlon lineup in shortage, surge in demand follows price cuts
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 24th August 2004, 15:10   #1
Madshrimp
 
jmke's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: 7090/Belgium
Posts: 78,771
jmke has disabled reputation
Default AMD Athlon lineup in shortage, surge in demand follows price cuts

A surge in demand for Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Athlon processors has caused a supply shortage in the channels in Taiwan, China and Europe, and this may undermine AMD's opportunity to boost its market share, according to sources in the Taiwan channel.

Demand for AMD Athlon processors began to pick up after AMD cut its CPU prices by an average 30% in July, the source noted. The shortage involves the complete lineup of AMD's Athlon processors, including the Athlon 64 2800+, 3000+, 3200+ and the Athlon 64 FX53. In addition, the supply of AMD's recently launched Sempron processors is insufficient, the sources said.

While acknowledging the supply shortage, sources at AMD Taiwan said that the parent company will be able to replenish the stocks in overseas markets within the next one to two weeks.

The shortage will make it more difficult for AMD to boost its market share since rival Intel also cut the prices of its socket LGA775 Pentium 4 processors on August 22, market sources said.

http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20040824A6028.html
__________________
jmke is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
AMD Cuts Prices of Certain Phenom II and Athlon II Models jmke WebNews 0 13th August 2009 11:01
Price reductions on AMD Athlon X2, AMD Phenom X3 and AMD Phenom X4 desktop CPUs Massman WebNews 0 1st September 2008 11:34
AMD Quietly Returns Athlon 64 Chips to Mobile Lineup jmke WebNews 0 28th September 2007 11:29
AMD readies another series of Price Cuts for A64 X2 jmke WebNews 0 8th February 2007 14:02
AMD Opteron 10/30/2006 Price Cuts jmke WebNews 2 11th October 2006 19:15
More AMD Price Cuts to Come? jmke WebNews 1 9th August 2006 02:03
AMD Athlon X2 Price cuts for July 24 - up to 46% jmke WebNews 6 25th July 2006 05:41
AMD Mobile Price Cuts for October jmke WebNews 0 18th July 2006 08:25
AMD Single Core Price Cuts for May jmke WebNews 0 30th April 2006 11:53
AMD denies desktop price cuts in July jmke WebNews 0 7th June 2005 23:14

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 02:20.


Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO