AMD prepares two new FX processors

AMD is currently working on two new FX processors that are to debut sometime in Q2 2012, most probably in April. The two new FX models will join the five already released FX processors.

Oriented towards the budget market the new quad-core FX-4130 will run at base speed of 3.8 GHz and will feature a tiny Turbo Core boost speed of 3.9 GHz. What makes this chip peculiar is that it will feature just 4 MB of L3 cache, half of what all other FX chips sport at the moment. The L2 cache, however, will remain untouched at 4 MB.

AMD FX Logo

The new FX-4130 will be joined by the six-core FX-6130 that will run at 3.6 GHz base speed while its Turbo will take it to 3.9 GHz. This chip will feature full 8 MB of L3 cache.

Both chips feature 125 W TDP. Pricing is unknown at the moment.


Source: Techpowerup

Related posts

Intel releases new mobile Core i3 processor

Intel Corp. has quietly released a new Core i3 chip based on the well known Sandy Bridge architecture. The chip targets mobile devices and is known as Core i3-2375M. The 32 nm Core i3-2375M has two cores that operate at 1.5 GHz and share 3 MB of L3 cache. Just like other...

Onkyo BD-SP809 THX-certified Blu-ray Player

Onkyo BD-SP809 THX-certified Blu-ray Player

Onkyo's newest Blu-ray Player is THX certified and is equipped with Qdeo technology from Marvell to ensures "stunning image quality", pristine deinterlacing, noise-reduction, and 1080p upscaling. The BD-SP809 Blu-ray Player supports 3D-encoded Blu-ray Discs, as well as all the major types of...

SteelSeries creates the Rival 700 gaming mouse

SteelSeries creates the Rival 700 gaming mouse

SteelSeries has pleased its fans once again with the official announcement of the Rival 700 – a new gaming mouse that comes with a unique feature – the mouse has a small-sized OLED display on its left side. The display shows different information to the user depending on the game being played...

Leave a comment