AMD + Intel plans for 2010? Tags: CPUs Core Intel AMD Last response: December 30, 2009 4:27 PM in CPUs Share tpho2500 December 30, 2009 3:54:49 PM I think I'm missing out on updates but here's what I've heard. AMD: 6 Core CPU - Still using AM3 Socket? Intel: i3 CPU More about : amd intel plans 2010 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Wisecracker CPUs Master December 30, 2009 4:27:04 PM The C3 Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition should arrive any time .... Probably have a bit more 'headroom' than the C2 550. The 6-core is supposed to be existing AM3-compatible ---- not sure about AM2+ backward compatibility (probably up to OEM BIOS writers). It just a matter of time before AMD drops the AM2+ compatibility from the AM3 procs. It's been a nice ride, fer sure | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>AMD + Intel plans for 2010?> Related ressources: ForumAMD vs Intel 2007- 2010 prediction ForumIntel 's socket plans ? ForumRealistic AMD predictions for 2006- 2010 ForumAMD reviews plans for NY fab ... ForumAmbitious plans : advice, warning, and feedbac welcome ForumNvidia vs ATI 2010 ForumAMD or Intel for budget "gaming" laptop ForumIntel vs AMD -- specific case ForumAMD build for 3D animation 2010 ForumHyper-V, SBS 2008 R2 server build with TFS 2010 $1k -$1.5k ForumIntel 's i7 3770K or AMD FX 8150? ForumWhat is better, AMD or Intel ? Why? ForumAMD to ship 32nm chips in 2010 (Very Exciting News!!) ForumVIA Nano X2 vs AMD Brazos vs Intel Atom ForumWhat's Intel 's Plan ? ForumUpgrade My Comp. ForumAMD 965 Which Motherboard ForumIntel processor core to duel 32 bit cost Forum[Solved] Need Some AMD Help ForumF@H and Accusations made by the FTC Against Intel More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !