A month ago, AMD launched a new AM1 platform, low-power mobile platform was originally based on the Kabini APU, use separate package interface (Socket FS1b) into the desktop market. But was only announced a platform overview, the processor itself still refused to show up.
Today, AMD has finally released a new AM1 platform processor, together with supporting motherboards offer. Sure, AMD Athlon re-enable the Athlon, Sempron two classic brands.
AMD’s budget-friendly Athlon and Sempron back from the Death: officially reborn
AMD Athlon 5350 and 5150 Specifications
There are new Athlon 5350 and Athlon 5150 are two models equipped with 4Cores and Jaguar architecture, 2MB of level three cache, clocked 2.05GHz and 1.6GHz, GCN architecture, graphics core simply named Radeon R3 (Kaveri APU is inside Radeon R5), 128 stream processors, 600MHz frequency, support DX11.2, OpenGL 4.3, single-channel memory support DDR3-1600, thermal design power of 25W.
AMD Sempron 3850 and Sempron 2650 Specifications
There are new Sempron Sempron 3850 and Sempron 2650, respectively equipped with 4-Cores. 2MB L3 cache and dual core 1MB of level three cache, clocked 1.3GHz and 1.45GHz, graphics core also called Radeon R3, 128 stream processors, 450/400MHz frequency, single-channel memory support DDR3-1600/1333, TDP is also 25W.
They all are single-chip SoC design, chip functions are also included in the group which supports two USB 3.0, eight USB 2.0, two SATA 6Gbps, four PCI-E, VGA / DVI / HDMI / DisplayPort video output. Because of this, there is no chipset on the motherboard, is relatively simple, the majority will adopt a small board, mini board design (model years are generally AM1).
The official price list, two marked at $ 36,31 Sempron, Athlon is not yet, estimated price would be U.S. $ 55-$45.
Foreign markets have started selling these new Sempron and Athlon, but after the news that they will not enter the domestic market, at least temporarily.