In June AMD has announced its microarchitecture Carrizo, following the launch of the FX-8800P, A10-8700P and A8-8600P for laptop segment, including a dual-core (A6-8500P) class APU and a few more professional class processors only for these devices.

The A6-8500P is the only dual core processor (Excavator) for consumption. Each core reaches a base / turbo frequency 1.60 / 3.00 GHz and is accompanied by graphics Radeon R5 with 256 @ 800 MHz Processor Shadders throwing a TDP of 15W.

The professional class of APUs Carrizo consists of the A6 PRO-8500B, 8600B PRO-A8, A10 PRO-8700B  and 8800B PRO-FX. All 4 cores keeping the 2MB cache while equipped with Radeon R6 / R7 Radeon graphics at different speeds with memory controller DDR3-2133 MHz maintaining a TDP of 15W.

The models AMD FX are the most potent and targeted for gamers with tight budgets who can not go to a high-performance gaming notebook. The AMD A10 will be available for powerful laptops, being able to move games and demanding video encoding 4K / 1080p HEVC hardware. The AMD A8 are treated with a solution SUV (games and multimedia) where  prevail autonomy, which promises to reduce energy consumption by half while we reproduce a video.

AMD Carrizo Professional Notebook APUs lineup

Model Cores /
Threads
Frequency /
Turbo
L2
cache
Gráfricos GPU
Freq.
Memory TDP
A6 PRO-8500B 2/2 1.6 / 3 GHz 1MB R5 800 MHz No info 15W
A6-8500P 2/2 1.6 / 3 GHz 1MB R5 800 MHz No info 15W
A8 PRO-8600B 4/4 1.6 / 3 GHz 2 MB R6 720 MHz DDR3-2133 15W
A8-8600P 4/4 1.6 / 3 GHz 2 MB R6 720 MHz DDR3-2133 15W
FX PRO-8800B 4/4 2.1 / 3.4 GHz 2 MB R7 800 MHz DDR3-2133 15W
FX-8800P 4/4 2.1 / 3.4 GHz 2 MB R7 800 MHz DDR3-2133 15W
A10 PRO-8700B 4/4 1.8 / 3.2 GHz 2 MB R6 800 MHz DDR3-2133 15W
A10-8700P 4/4 1.8 / 3.2 GHz 2 MB R6 800 MHz DDR3-2133 15W