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AMD to phase out FM1 and AM3 sockets in 2014
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Default AMD to phase out FM1 and AM3 sockets in 2014 - 04-09-2013, 07:35 | posts: 20,496 | Location: Guru3D testlab

AMD will gradually phase out production of processors with FM1 and AM3 sockets. The FM1 processors will disappear in the third quarter and the AM3-based chips will reach the end of their life at the e...

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So soon?
   
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Default 04-09-2013, 10:44 | posts: 4,882 | Location: South Dakota

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So soon?
As stated in the article AM3+ will be what is used.
   
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Default 04-09-2013, 11:43 | posts: 4,639 | Location: Not Far North Enough (England)

AM3+ has had a good run, 10 years if you count all the minor iterations. 940-939-AM2-AM2+-AM3-AM3+...
   
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Default 04-09-2013, 13:01 | posts: 12,975 | Location: USA

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As stated in the article AM3+ will be what is used.

I know. I was referring to the A10 going EOL. It just came out not that long ago
   
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A10 is not FM1, its FM2.
   
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I agree FM1 seems a bit soon lano isn't even two years old yet.
   
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