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AMD Unleashes Athlon 64 FX-55 Processor

AMD introduced Tuesday the
AMD Athlon 64 FX-55 processor for enthusiasts and hard-core gamers and the AMD
Athlon 64 processor 4000+ for businesses
and consumers.

MD Athlon 64 processors are 32- and 64-bit desktop and
mobile processors designed with Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)
capabilities. When enabled by Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack
2 (SP2) or Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005, EVP offers an
additional level of integrated security to identify and prevent the
spread of certain malicious viruses, as well as certain computer worms
and Trojan horses. AMD Athlon 64 processors also provide
system-level features including Cool'n'Quiet technology.

The AMD Athlon 64 FX-55 processor and AMD Athlon 64 processor
4000+ are available immediately worldwide. All pricing is in
1,000-unit PIB quantities.