AMD and Gateway Unveil Combined Solutions
Nine Of The Top 10 Worldwide PC Vendors Ship Systems Based On AMD-K6®-2 Processors
AUSTIN, TX --
AMD and Gateway™ today unveiled new combined product solutions available through Gateway retail or direct channels. As Gateway expands its product line it may incorporate the AMD-K6®-2 processors in a variety of new Gateway systems.
The Gateway Select line, comprised of PCs manufactured for consumers, incorporates the AMD-K6-2 processor at speeds of 450, 400 and 366 MHz (Megahertz).
"With Gateway PCs powered by AMD-K6-2 processors with 3DNow!™ technology, Gateway is able to offer a broader range of choices for clients," said Peter Ashkin, senior vice president of products at Gateway. "We're providing choices that our clients want."
"Gateway and AMD are customer-driven companies, which means we continually survey and listen to consumers," said Rob Herb, senior vice president co-chief marketing executive at AMD. "Customers want value and choices in products. AMD and Gateway are able to provide that with impressive performance and additional features, such as the AMD 3DNow! technology."
About The Products
Designed to provide clients with alternatives and the power of choice, Gateway Select systems offer the perfect combination of value and performance. This product line includes the Gateway Select 366, which features an AMD-K6-2 366MHz processor, 32MB SDRAM, 4.3 GB UATA hard drive, integrated audio and 8MB video, EV500 15" (13.9" viewable) monitor, 13x/32x CD-ROM drive, 2-piece speaker system, data/fax modem, Microsoft® Windows® 98 and Corel Word Perfect Suite 8 software.
The Gateway Select products are available now with the AMD-K6-2 processor at 450, 400 and 366 MHz through Gateway Direct or Gateway Country Stores® with U.S. list prices starting at $899. For more information or to find the nearest Gateway Country Store, call 1-800-GATEWAY or access via the Internet at www.gateway.com