Alienware Offers Thundering Performance: Features New AMD Athlon™ Processor
Alienware Systems Slated to Ship with AMD Athlon XP Processor 3200+
Alienware Corporation manufactures high-performance computer gaming desktop and mobile systems, media center machines, digital video editing workstations, and graphics workstations. Today Alienware announced that the AMD AthlonTM XP processor 3200+ is available in Alienware systems. The new processor furthers Alienware’s commitment to provide the latest performance-enhancing technology to its customers.
The AMD Athlon XP processor 3200+, with QuantiSpeed™ architecture, offers unparalleled performance and can outperform competing desktop PC processors on a variety of industry-standard software benchmarks.
“We are happy to continue the relationship we have with AMD and to be featuring the latest AMD Athlon XP processor,” said Kevin Wasielewski, Vice President of Marketing for Alienware Corporation. “Our customers demand the best processors and components. Alienware continues to meet their demands for the best in digital video editing workstations, graphic workstations and gaming systems.”
“With the introduction of the AMD Athlon XP processor 3200+ for Alienware systems, gamers and PC enthusiasts can experience the highest level of computing performance,” said John C. A. Morris, AMD Athlon brand manager at AMD. “Alienware customers, who demand the highest performance for gaming desktop machines, will find the AMD Athlon XP processor 3200+, in conjunction with the inventive system design of Alienware, offers customers cutting-edge technology that is unsurpassed
About Alienware Corporation
Established in 1996, Alienware Corporation manufactures high-performance computer gaming desktop and mobile systems, digital video editing workstations, high-performance graphics workstations, and media center systems. Alienware offers unique and award-winning products that incorporate state-of-the-art components, innovative engineering and design, and unprecedented customer service, to deliver what reviewers have called the Ultimate Gaming Machines. Alienware systems are available direct within the United States and Europe, as well as through Best Buy retail stores within the United States. For more information, please visit www.alienware.com
or call 1-800-ALIENWARE (254-3692).
About the AMD Athlon™ XP Processor
The AMD Athlon XP processor features QuantiSpeed™ architecture and support for AMD's 3DNow!™ Professional instructions for enhanced multimedia capabilities. Depending on the core, AMD Athlon XP processors feature either 384KB or 640KB of on-chip, full-speed cache. The AMD Athlon XP processor is compatible with AMD's Socket A infrastructure, and supports the 400, 333 or 266 front-side buses (FSB). AMD Athlon XP processors are manufactured using AMD's 0.13 micron copper process technology in Fab 30 in Dresden, Germany.
Founded in 1969 and based in Sunnyvale, California, AMD (NYSE: AMD) is a global supplier of integrated circuits for the personal and networked computer and communications markets with manufacturing facilities in the United States, Europe, Japan, and Asia. AMD, a Standard & Poor’s 500 company, produces microprocessors, Flash memory devices, and silicon-based solutions for communications and networking applications.