Re: 6X86 CPUs

Christopher Dickens (
Thu, 12 Jun 1997 00:30:24 -0400 (EDT)

On Wed, 11 Jun 1997, Howard Wilson wrote:

[snipped part about inferiority of Cyrix which I'm not commenting on]
> When Cyrix and AMD stop lying about their chips, I will be the first in line
> to buy them. Until then, Intel may or may not be a huge corporate monster,
> but they haven't lied to me about what I was buying.

Revolution my child! You may now stand tall, go out and buy a K6. It's a
fine piece of work, and stands up to all of it's expectations. It's a
true competitor to the Intel offerings in the single processor category!

I've NEVER been disappointed with AMD's price/performance. IE: Low
price/better than mediocre performance. (Mostly because they were making
486s when Pentiums were hot.) Now that K6 is out, the ante has been

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