AMD vs. Intel

Martin Smith martin at
Fri Sep 28 14:07:23 BST 2001

On Thu, Sep 27, 2001 at 11:27:08PM +0100, James McGuire wrote:
> Following up on the whole cheapy server scene:
> Does anyone have any advice on the whole AMD vs. Intel sentiment? People have told me to stay away from AMDs as far as servers go. I'm told they overheat. If I went for a low spec duron, surely it would be ok? Are they reliable?
> Anyone got any experience with AMDs in servers?

I have been using a variety of AMD chips for some years, just make sure you get the best fans, see for a good selection, someone also mentioned cyrix, just forget them.

Martin Smith

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