The hottest tech talk on the Internet now is, of course, about cores. AMD has officially announced its Quad FX Platform, in which a pair of AMD Athlon 64 FX series dual-core processors can be used together on a supporting motherboard. This dual-socket platform enables use of four cores for megataskingâ€” use of multiple displays or running multithreaded applications such as games, while running other processes like disc burning and so on.
Power consumption is much higher than an equivalent Intel system, though. Some forums are