AMD has reduced the price of its quad-core Phenom II X4 940 and 920 CPUs from US$275 and US$235 to US$225 and US$195 in thousand-unit tray quantities, respectively.

In addition to reducing the price of current CPUs, AMD also plans to launch the Phenom II X4 950 in the second quarter with a core frequency of 3.1GHz.

AMD commented that the price drop provides consumers products with a better price/performance ratio.

You can grab a Phenom II X4 940 Black Edition 3.0GHz for $235 or the Phenom II X4 920 2.8GHz for $195 right now on Pricegrabber.

AMD drops quad-core Phenom processor pricing - General Tech 2