AMD to release new Athlon X4 processors

AMD to release new Athlon X4 processors

AMD will have at least three major product releases this year if everything goes well at this US company – in March we are expecting the first Bristol Ridge AM4 processors with support for DDR4 memory, in summer 2016 we will get the incredibly efficient AMD Polaris GPUs and finally in winter 2016 we will also get AMD’s eagerly expected Zen processors. Until then, however, the US chip maker will have to do with older products.

To keep consumer interest and make some more money, AMD plans to release two new Athlon X4 processors for the FM2+ socket. The chips will appear any time soon and will be called Athlon X4 835 and Athlon X4 845. The chips will likely come with two x86-64 modules on the Excavator architecture with a total of four integer execution cores and will have 4 MB of L2 cache. The TDP level will stay at 65W, which is good news because this means that the new chips will not be too hot.

Unfortunately there’s no information on the clock speeds but we will know them soon since the two new AMD chips are expected any time soon. In addition motherboard makers have already started releasing BIOS updates in order to support these two chips. There’s no information on pricing as of now.

Source: Wccftech.com

Related posts

AMD extends its APUs with E-450, E-300 and C-60 models

AMD today refreshed its C- and E-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) with the new E-450, E-300 and C-60 models. The new chipsets offers DDR3 1333 support, enhanced HD graphics capabilities with HDMI 1.4a support, DisplayPort ++ for connecting to any HDMI or DisplayPort-enabled monitor...

Oakley with Special Edition Transformers: Dark of the Moon 3D Glasses

Oakley with Special Edition Transformers: Dark of the Moon 3D Glasses

The famous sport equipment company Oakley has announced a special edition passive 3D glasses to commemorate the debut of “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” film, which features film-inspired art and allowing you to use them for 3D entertainment in the home and the cinema. Based on the Oakley's...

Archos unveils two new Diamond smartphones

Archos unveils two new Diamond smartphones

The French smartphone maker Archos is known for making unusual handsets that look really nice and surprise with great tech specs. All this does not cost an arm and a leg and maybe that’s why the company’s devices are really popular in various countries around the world. Archos had great...

Leave a comment