Requiring less than one watt of power, the AMD Geode LX firstname.lastname@example.orgW processor can be used on low-power consumer applications and fan-less portable products.
The industry standard x86 architecture, low power consumption and high performance makes the AMD Geode LX processor applicable for a wide variety of consumer electronics and computing markets, including multimedia devices, single-board computers, access devices and other general embedded
applications. Examples of products that would benefit from the AMD Geode LX processor's capabilities include HDTVs, IP set-top boxes, thin clients, point-of-sale kiosks and Windows-powered tablet PCs.
Furthermore, new categories of x86-based mobile multimedia devices that merge full desktop computing functionality with small form factor, battery-powered portability are now possible.
According to AMD, the AMD Geode LX processor provides increased
memory bandwidth through a DDR interface and enhanced I/O throughput with USB2.0. With these technical enhancements, engineers are free to design innovative products without compromising battery life, size, mobility or performance. In addition, the processor's ability to optimize Windows XP
and XP Embedded offers simplified programming and a familiar environment for consumers.