1. A

    AMD Epyc, memory and motherboards

    My plans on trying AMDs new Epyc processors for my new workstation are in their final stage. But a few questions remain. 1) Memory compatibility - frequency Right now I can't really afford buying 16x16GB DDR4-2666 memory. But I have enough 16GB DDR4-2133 reg ECC waiting to be put to use. I know...
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    EPYC CPU availability

    Anyone having luck finding EPYC CPUs in stock? I want to purchase a 7551p. I see some preorders, but nothing in stock available to ship. Thanks!
  3. MiniKnight


    2 available but they're $625! Gigabyte Motherboard MZ31-AR0 AMD EPYC E-ATX 1920x1200 DDR4 SATA PCIE USB Retail | eBay Add a $1K CPU and $1700 for 24C?
  4. Patrick

    AMD EPYC 7301 Monero XMR Mining Speed

    Anyone want to guess? Have not run yet but will do so this weekend.
  5. Patrick

    1P AMD EPYC 7601 Power Consumption

    Not great but not bad by any means: 351W Decent idle and maximum views of the system today. That is a fairly bare config with 2x SATA SSDs and only using Broadcom networking. No 24x U.2 NVMe drives or NICs installed.
  6. Patrick

    This just looks funny

    Realized I needed this screenshot: It certainly looks funny. 8 NUMA nodes, 4 threads per node. Then again, $450 CPUs.
  7. Patrick

    AMD EPYC 7251 Release Date

    I was originally told that the production date for the EPYC 7251 was going to start on August 31, 2017. At the same time, we had a retail marked AMD EPYC 7251 show up today. The availability should be getting much better on the $500 ish street price 8 core/ 16 thread lowest cost EPYC part.
  8. Patrick

    AMD EPYC 7281 Release Date

    I know we have a lot of folks looking for the AMD EPYC 7281 chips. They are selling for around $730 with 16 core, 32 threads 2.1GHz base 2.7GHz turbo. They should be more widely available in the next week or so. We just got one in the lab today: Systems are still the constraint since you...