AMD releases Athlon X2 370K processor

The debut of the Richland APU family has thrown the beloved “Athlon” brand back into circulation. Chips marketed as Athlon belong to the Richland generation but come with disabled integrated graphics, so they cannot be called a real APU. AMD has already released one model – the Athlon X4 760K – but a new model has surfaced on the market as well – the Athlon X2 370K processor.

The new AMD product comes with just two processing cores and no integrated graphics. The chip runs at 4.0 GHz base clock speed but is capable of running at 4.2 GHz when the AMD Turbo Core technology is enabled. The rest of the specs include just 1 MB of L2 cache, an integrated DDR3-1866 memory controller, an unlocked multiplier for easier overclocking, 65-watt TDP and support for the AMD FM2 socket.

As with the other Athlon chip, the X2 370K is a budget-oriented processor so do not expect performance wonders. Still its price is tempting too – the new chip can be found for around USD 60 now.


Source: AMD

Related posts

Audio-Technica intros AT-LP60-USB LP-to-Digital Turntable System

Audio-Technica announced the introduction of its AT-LP60-USB LP-to-Digital Turntable System, a complete USB turntable and software package that makes it easy to enjoy listening to records, and to transfer vinyl records to digital media files. The AT-LP60-USB includes a turntable and phono...

Seals VR7 All-Weather rugged mobile phone

Seals Technologies announced Seals VR7 rugged mobile phone with all weather protection and 24 hours life guard protection. The Seals VR7 measures 123.5x57.5x25.4mm, weights 166g and is IP-67 rated GSM mobile phone, which means dust, dirt, shocks and drops resistant, it is also completely...

Toshiba Qosmio F755 glasses-free 3D laptop

Do you remember Toshiba's Qosmio F750 glasses-free 3D notebook which was announced in the UK back in July, now the company intros an American version of the laptop, called Qosmio F755 3D. This variant of "the world's first laptop" capable of displaying glasses-free 3D and 2D content at the...

Leave a comment