AMD preps 1GHz Athlon for Comdex
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AMD preps 1GHz Athlon for Comdex

Advanced Micro Devices is expected to demonstrate next week a 1GHz Athlon using a .18 micron process technology.

At its public exhibition of the 1GHz chip during the Comdex/Fall trade show in Las Vegas, AMD also will announce availability of a 750MHz version, according to a report at

The web site also reports that the chip maker will show a .18 micron 800MHz Athlon at the event, possible only during closed-door meetings.