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AMD Athlon (K7) StatisticsPricesOur View:
[+] AMD's first, successful Pentium-III (and 4) killer, for business apps and games.
[+] Redesigned architecture from the ground up.
[+] 266MHz double-pumped frontside bus.
[+] First to ally with DDR-SDRAM for increased performance
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Top of PagePricesAMD K7 Statistics:
bulletProfessional: AMD's first, best, Pentium-III competitor; 22 million transistors; L2 cache technology.
bulletMagnolia: 1GHz clockspeed barrier broken at last
bulletThunderbird: With on-die L2 cache, 37 million transistors, and copper interconnects
Clock Bus Volts Connector Cache Speed) Size Temp Power Introduced
500 200 1.6/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (Half)
0.25 70C 38-42W Aug 1999
550 200 1.6/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (Half)
(0.25) &
0.18
70C (41-46W)
28-31W
Aug 1999
600 200 1.6/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (Half)
(0.25) &
0.18
70C (45-50W)
30-34W
Aug 1999
650 200 1.6/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (Half)
(0.25) &
0.18
70C (48-54W)
32-36W
Aug 1999
(OEM)
650
200 1.7 Slot A
Socket A
L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 70C
90C
32-36W Jun 2000
700 200 1.6/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (Half)
(0.25) &
0.18
70C (45-50W)
34-39W
Oct 1999
(OEM)
700
200 1.7 Slot A
Socket A
L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 70C
90C
34-38W Jun 2000
750 200 1.6/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (0.4x)
0.18 70C 35-40W Nov 1999
750 200 1.7 Slot A (OEM)
Socket A
L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 (70C)
90C
36-40W Jun 2000
800 200 1.7/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (0.4x)
0.18 70C 43-48W Jan 2000
800 200 1.7 Slot A (OEM)
Socket A
L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 (70C)
90C
38-43W Jun 2000
850 200 1.7/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (0.4x)
0.18 70C 45-50W Feb 2000
850 200 1.7 Slot A (OEM)
Socket A
L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 (70C)
90C
40-45W Jun 2000
900 200 1.8/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (1/3)
0.18 70C 53-60W Mar 2000
900 200 1.75 Slot A (OEM)
Socket A
L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 (70C)
90C
45-50W Jun 2000
950 200 1.8/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (1/3)
0.18 70C 55-62W Mar 2000
950 200 1.75 Slot A (OEM)
Socket A
L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 (70C)
90C
47-52W Jun 2000
1000 200 1.8/3.3 Slot A L1: 128kB
L2: 512+ kB (1/3)
0.18 70C 60-65W Mar 2000
1000 200
266
1.75 Slot A (OEM)
Socket A
L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 (70C)
90C
49-60W Jun 2000
1100 200
266
1.75 Socket A L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 95C 50-60W Aug 2000
1133 266 1.75 Socket A L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 95C 56-63W Oct 2000
1200 200
266
1.75 Socket A L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 95C 59-66W Oct 2000
1300 200
266
1.75 Socket A L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 95C 61-68W Mar 2001
1333 266 1.75 Socket A L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 95C 63-70W Mar 2001
1400 200
266
1.75 Socket A L1: 128kB
L2: 256 kB (Full)
0.18 95C 65-72W Jun 2001
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