AMD’s Trinity APUs to debut on October 1st

The folks at the Japanese web site Hermitage Akihabara have solved another mystery – according to them the long-awaited Trinity APUs by AMD will debut on October 1st this year.

As proof they share some more interesting information about the APUs as well as pics of the first samples. Apparently AMD will release five models of the new APUs with three of them featuring the “K” letter, which might mean they will come with unlocked multipliers.

AMD Trinity back

The desktop Trinity APUs will consist of the following models with the following specs:

  • A6-5400 -> dual core, 3.6/3.8 GHz clock speed, TDP 65 watts, Radeon HD 7540D, product number AD540KOKA23HJ;
  • A8-5500 -> quad core, 3.2/3.7 GHz clock speed, TDP 65 watts, Radeon HD 7560D, product number AD5500OKA44HJ;
  • A8-5600 -> quad core, 3.6/3.9 GHz clock speed, TDP 100 watts, Radeon HD 7560D, product number AD560KWOA44HJ;
  • A10-5700 -> quad core, 3.4/4.0 GHz clock speed, TDP 65 watts, Radeon HD 7660D, product number AD5700OKA44HJ;
  • A10-5800 -> quad core, 3.8/4.2 GHz clock speed, TDP 100 watts, Radeon HD 7660D, product number AD580KWOA44HJ.

The upcoming Trinity APUs will come in FM2 socket form factor, which will require a new motherboard should you wish to upgrade to Trinity. Pricing of the new CPUs is still unknown.

(picture courtesy of Hermitage Akihabara)


Source: CPU-World.com

Related posts

Windows 10 gets a price

Windows 10 gets a price

We have mentioned this before but we will say it once again here – time has a funny characteristic – it just goes by too quickly. Can you imagine that in just two short months Windows 10 will have been with us for a year? Just as a reminder – Microsoft’s latest OS was released on July 29...

Raidmax prepares Monster II PC chassis

Raidmax prepares Monster II PC chassis

The maker of PC chassis and power supplies Raidmax is working on a new PC chassis, online sources claim. There are just a few images of the new Raidmax chassis but they describe quite a bit. The new chassis is called Monster II and judging from the pictures it is black-colored and has an...

Nokia prepares A1 smartphone

Nokia prepares A1 smartphone

After selling its phone business to Microsoft a few years ago Nokia has been trying to get back into the smartphone business for quite some time now but with little success. Now, in order to change all this, the Finnish company has prepared a new smartphone called A1 that will get into stores...

Leave a comment