Persbericht: AMD introduceert nieuwe APU’s voor Systeem Bouwers en DIY Markt

AMD introduceert nieuwe APU’s voor Systeem Bouwers en DIY Markt

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AMD (NYSE: AMD) introduceert vandaag nieuwe A-serie APU’s die speciaal zijn ontwikkeld voor systeem bouwers en de DIY markt. De AMD A10-7800 is een 4e generatie A-serie APU met 12 Compute Cores (4CPU + 8 GPU) en Heterogene System Architecture (HSA) functies. Dit model biedt krachtige AMD Radeon ™ R7-serie graphics en uitstekende prestaties. Daarnaast introduceert AMD ook A8-7600 en A6-7400K APU’s. Deze modellen zijn ideaal voor consumenten die hun PC willen upgraden.

De A-serie APU’s zijn uitgerust met AMD Quick Stream, AMD Steady Video en AMD TrueAudio technologieën, de AMD A-serie APU’s leveren tevens levensechte audio en video dankzij een configureerbare Thermal Design Power optie (cTDP). Bovendien beschikken de APU’s over een FM2+ infrastructuur, hierdoor zijn gebruikers in staat om kleinere form factors voor gaming en home theater PC (HTPC) systemen te bouwen.

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AMD Introduces New APUs for System Builder and DIY Market

The AMD A10-7800 and A8-7600 APUs, Based on the Award-Winning Graphics Core Next Architecture,

Complete the Most Advanced APU Lineup from AMD

Sunnyvale, Calif. — July 31, 2014 AMD (NYSE: AMD) today introduced the new AMD A10-7800 Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) to the component channel. This 4th generation A-Series APU with 12 Compute Cores (4CPU + 8 GPU) unlocks the APU potential with Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) features, and boasts powerful AMD Radeon™ R7 Series graphics for outstanding performance across applications. [i],[ii] Combined with AMD’s acclaimed Mantle API, the AMD A10-7800 APU can enable accelerated performance across select AMD Gaming Evolved partner titles.[iii]

Revolutionary Architecture

· Up to 12 Compute Cores (4 CPU + 8 GPU) deliver amazing performance and responsiveness, that leverages the capability of the APU on various workloads, applications and top gaming titles

· The breakthrough new Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) allows the CPU and GPU to work together in harmony by quickly dividing and directing tasks to the appropriate cores for new levels of performance and efficiency for desktop and notebook PCs, enabling a new era of compute capabilities with compute cores

· Award-winning Graphics Core Next Architecture with AMD Radeon™ R7 series graphics and compute capability makes it a top choice for gamers who expect the best

· Support for UltraHD (4K) resolutions and new video post-processing enhancements that make 1080p videos look amazing when upscaled on an UltraHD-enabled monitor or TV

“The AMD A-Series APUs bring a superior level of gaming and compute experiences to the desktop PC,” said Bernd Lienhard, corporate vice president and general manager, Client Business Unit, AMD. “With support for AMD’s acclaimed Mantle API that simplifies game optimizations for programmers and developers to unlock unprecedented levels of gaming performance transforming the world of game development to help bring better, faster games to the PC.”

Equipped with AMD Quick Stream, AMD Steady Video and AMD TrueAudio technologies, the AMD A-Series APUs combine to deliver lifelike audio and video[iv]. Utilizing a configurable thermal design power option (cTDP), enthusiasts are now able to fine-tune for efficiency. In addition, AMD also announced the introduction of the AMD A8-7600 and AMD A6-7400K APUs, ideal for consumers looking to upgrade their application and work experience on the PC. With the unifying FM2+ infrastructure for AMD APUs, users are enabled to build smaller form factors for gaming and home theatre PC (HTPC) systems.

A10-7800 AMD Radeon™ R7 Graphics A8-7600 AMD Radeon™ R7 Graphics A6-7400K AMD Radeon™ R5 Graphics
Compute Cores 12(4 CPU + 8 GPU) 10(4 CPU + 6 GPU) 6(2 CPU + 4 GPU
Max Turbo / CPU Frequency 3.9/3.5 GHz 3.8/3.1 GHz 3.9/3.5 GHz
HSA Features Yes Yes Yes
AMD TrueAudio Technology Yes Yes Yes
Mantle Support Yes Yes Yes
AMD Configurable TDP Optimized (45W) Optimized (45W) Optimized (45W)
Suggested Etail Price[v] USD$158 USD$104 USD$79

In addition with AMD Radeon™ memory, users can benefit from AMD AMP technology to help boost their gaming experience with the AMD Radeon™ R9 2400 Gamer Series memory which has been tested and certified for AMD A10 APUs[vi],[vii].The AMD A-Series APUs are now available worldwide from select e-tailers, retailers and system integrators.

Supporting Resources

· Learn more about AMD APUs: AMD A-Series APUs

· Learn more about Technologies: AMD Mantle API

· Learn more about AMD Memory: AMD Radeon™ Memory

· Learn more about AMD Applications: AMD Developer Central

· Follow AMD on Facebook

· Follow @AMDAPU on Twitter

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