Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Computex: New Dell 10 2-in-1 Laptops Are Starting At $249
Computex: Intel Launches 10-core Core i7 Processor Extreme Edition And Xeon Processor E3-1500v5 Family
Samsung Rolls Out First 512-Gigabyte NVMe SSD in Ultra-small BGA Package
Computex: Qualcomm Debuts The Snapdragon Wear 1100 Processor for Wearables
Computex: Patriot Announces New Spark SSD
Patriot Announces 2TB Ignite SSD
ASUS Presents Zenvolution at Computex 2016
MediaTek Introduces Pump Express 3.0 Battery Charging Solution
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > Leaked ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Saturday, May 28, 2011
Leaked AMD Roadmap Reveals New APUs, Tablet Strategy


AMD seems to be planning to expand its line of Fusion APUs later this year ith new chips aimed at tablets, according to a leaked slide deck from the company.

AMD has already announced the introduction of its low power C-series and E-series chips, which are focused on ultra-mobile netbooks and notebooks. But according to a leaked product roadmap, the company is also set to launch its first tablet chips.

AMD is promising "the ultimate HD tablet" with its new AMD Fusion Z-Series chips, code-named Desna.

According to the slides, Desna chips will support DirectX 11 graphics, Adobe Flash 10.2 video acceleration, and smooth streaming of HD video as well as hardware graphics acceleration for Internet Explorer 9/HTML 5, Microsoft Office 10, and Windows 7 visual effects. The chips are also expected to support external monitors.



The chip maker envisions Z-series processors powering consumer tablets with support for gaming and HD media, as well as enterprise tablets with productivity software and security features.

AMD's Desna chips are expected to cface the compatition ofIntel's next-generation Intel Atom Oak Trail chips and ARM-based processors.

AMD's Fusion series of chips are promising to offer up to 10hrs of battery life and pack x86 core(s) and a DirectX 11 GPU on the same silicon (x86 cores / cache, Northbridge, graphics core(s)). Besides the low-power C, Z and E series of chips, AMD's A-series (35~45W) are positioned against Intel's CPUs for mainstream notebooks, all-in-one PCs and desktops. They support Parallel Compute Model, OpenCL/OpenGL, USB 3.0, quad-core Turbo mode and feature up to 400 Radeon cores. The AMD A8 (quad x68 core, dual-core graphics) and A6 series (dual x68 core, single- core graphics) are expected to be commpetitively positioned against Intel's Core i7 and Core i5 chips. The A4 series fill face the competition of the Core i3 chips.



Previous
Next
Nvidia Brings High-end Graphics To Notebooks With the GeForce GTX 560M Chip        All News        Asus Set to Launch Smartphone-Tablet Combo at Computex
ASUS Announces the Padfone, The Ultrathin UX21 Laptop And the MeeGo-based ASUS Eee PC X101 Notebook     PC Parts News      KINGMAX Unveils SATA III SSD

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
AMD Introduces the FirePro S7100X Hardware-Virtualized GPU for Blade Servers
AMD Radeon R3 SSDs Released
AMD and Nantong Fujitsu Microelectronics Close on Semiconductor Assembly and Test Joint Venture
AMD Launches Its Most Powerful Graphics Card
AMD Posts Low Quarterly Revenue
AMD FirePro W9100 Professional Graphics Card Comes With 32GB Memory
AMD Teases With Its 7th Generation Bristol Ridge Mobile APU
AMD's Processor Recommendations For VR by HTC and Valve
AMD New FirePro S9300 X2 Pro Graphics Card Is Powered By Two Fiji GPUs
AMD Touts Radeon Graphics Capabilities In The DirectX 12 Era
AMD XConnect Software Allows For Plug-and-play Connection Between Laptops And External GPUs
Computex To Mark The Launch of AMD's New Polaris And Nvidia's Pascal GPUs

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .