AMD Launching Processors Athlon II X2 240 And 245

Advanced Micro Devices has added two new processors to its line up in the form of Athlon II X2 240 and 245. These new 45nm processors are clocked at 2.8GHz (X2 240) and 2.9GHz (X2 245) respectively, and feature a 2MB of L2 cache, a 4000MHz HyperTransport speed and a TDP of 65W. Both processors are expected to hit stores in the near future for under $67 each. [PCLaunches]