Original URL: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2004/05/07/amd_opteron_price_cuts/

AMD slashes Opteron prices

Up to 43 per cent off

By Tony Smith

Posted in Channel, 7th May 2004 10:28 GMT

AMD yesterday quietly reduced the prices across its 64-bit Opteron range, cutting what it charges for its workstation and server-oriented CPUs by up to 43 per cent.

The move came alongside the company's higher-profile launch of its first low-power Mobile Athlon 64 chips, the 2700+ and 2800+. ®

AMD Opteron Price Cuts
Processor Prev. Price New Price Change
Opteron 148 $733 $417 -43%
Opteron 146 HE $733 $417 -43%
Opteron 140 EE $733 $417 -43%
Opteron 248 $851 $690 -19%
Opteron 246 $690 $455 -34%
Opteron 244 $455 $316 -31%
Opteron 242 $316 $209 -34%
Opteron 246 HE $851 $690 -19%
Opteron 240 EE $851 $690 -19%
Opteron 848 $1514 $1165 -23%
Opteron 846 $1165 $873 -23%
Opteron 844 $873 $698 -20%
Opteron 846 HE $1514 $1165 -23%
Opteron 840 EE $1514 $1165 -23%

Related stories

AMD delivers on low-power Athlon 64 pledge
AMD 130/90nm snippets slip onto Web
VIA ups AMD chipset FSB to 1GHz