Another "Time to upgrade" - 12900 vs 5950 and motherboards

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Re: Another "Time to upgrade" - 12900 vs 5950 and motherboards

NickZ2016 wrote:

I think that was more about the possible replacements not being able to compete with AMD not that they had intended to keep it around this long.

Maybe, but that didn't stop Intel from replacing the original Skylake-X CPUs with upgraded Cascade Lake-X chips while keeping the new chips compatible with older X299 mobos.

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