And the early adopters rejoice

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Remember those Grantsdale chipsets that got released last week?  Well, in almost record time for Intel, thousands of the Grantsdale based motherboards have been recalled due to defective south-bridge chips, which apparently cause the machines to crash or reboot (what, no integer calculation glitches too?).  Refunds are being offered, as though it's actually going to stop people from going to AMD once and for all.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.