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AMD talks Threadripper: How it works, who should buy it, and what’s that price again?

It's easy to be dazzled by 64 cores, but this chip isn't for everyone.
adam_patrick_murray@idg.comAMD’s 64-core Threadripper 3990X won the chip war at CES. PCWorld’s Gordon Mah Ung talked to AMD’s David McAfee to get more details. 

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Melissa Riofrio spent her formative journalistic years reviewing some of the biggest iron at PCWorld--desktops, laptops, storage, printers--and she continued to focus on hardware testing during stints at Computer Currents and CNET. Currently, in addition to leading PCWorld’s content direction, she covers productivity laptops and Chromebooks.

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