AMD announced the immediate availability of the AMD Athlonâ„¢ 64 FX-60 dual-core processor, the worldâ€™s ultimate processor for PC enthusiasts.
The 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.
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€? said Bob Brewer, corporate vice president, Desktop Division, Microprocessor Solutions Sector, AMD. 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 is among the first computer manufacturers to address the growing demands of gamers and enthusiasts with a high-performance PC system powered by an AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 dual-core processor. North American retail outlet Best Buy is featuring Velocity Microâ€™s new Gamersâ€™ Edge DualX T1425.
â€œAs a qualification associate for the AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 processor, ATI has ensured that the millions of RadeonÂ® Xpress chipsets work flawlessly with this powerful new processor, enabling solutions that exceed the expectations of even the most demanding customers,â€? said Rick Bergman, senior vice president, PC Business Unit, ATI Technologies Inc. â€œWith ATIâ€™s dual-core driver support, industry-leading graphics cards and Crossfireâ„¢ solutions, end users can fully leverage the multi-tasking capabilities of the AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 dual-core processor in a variety of critical applications, including gaming, content creation and digital video for The Ultimate Visual Experienceâ„¢.â€?
â€œWe believe the AMD Athlon 64 FX-57 processor and the AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 dual-core processor are the fastest processors available for PCs today,â€? said Drew Henry, general manager of MCP business at NVIDIA. â€œWith our powerful SLIâ„¢ technology combined with engineered dual-core drivers designed to increase overall performance on our award-winning GeForceÂ® and NVIDIA nForceÂ® products, the AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 dual-core processor enables enthusiasts to experience gaming performance that was only available for those with access to high-end military-style simulators just a few years ago.â€?
Incorporating AMD’s most advanced processor technology, the AMD Athlon 64 FX processor line features the first WindowsÂ®-compatible 64-bit PC processor designed specifically for PC enthusiasts. The AMD Athlon 64 FX processor enables enthusiasts to immerse themselves in their digital world. They can play games with realistic physics, lighting and sound previously only reserved for the world of simulations, or create and manipulate digital media like a pro. The AMD Athlon 64 FX processor brings the next generation of digital media and games to life.