AMD Announces New A-Series APUs

AMD Announces New A-Series APUs 
Based on the Award-Winning GCN Architecture With HSA Features, the
AMD A10-7800 Is the Latest Addition to AMD's High Performance APU
Product Line 
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/03/14 --  AMD (NYSE: AMD) today
announced the introduction of the AMD A10-7800 Accelerated Processing
Unit (APU) to its industry acclaimed A-Series 4th generation APU
lineup. With up to 12 Compute Cores (4CPU + 8 GPU) unlocking full APU
potential and Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) features, the
AMD A10-7800 boasts a powerful AMD Radeon(TM) R7 Series graphics for
peak performance across applications(1). Combined with AMD's
acclaimed Mantle API, the AMD A10-7800 APU can enable accelerated
performance across select AMD Gaming Evolved partner titles. 
"The 2014 AMD A-Series APUs are the most advanced and developer
friendly performance APUs from AMD to date," said Bernd Lienhard,
corporate vice president and general manager, Client Business Unit,
AMD. "The compute and graphics technologies in our APUs lead the way
for consumers to leverage the best technology in their gaming, office
and multimedia applications, and raise the bar on the desktop PC
Taking the visual experience further, the AMD A10-7800 APU offers
support for UltraHD (4K) resolutions and new video post processing
enhancements that will make 1080p videos look outstanding when
upscaled on an UltraHD-enabled monitor or TV. In addition, with a
configurable thermal design power option (cTDP), the A10-7800 allows
enthusiasts to fine-tune for maximum performance. The AMD A10-7800
APU will be available for purchase in Japan starting today, with
worldwide availability at the end of July. 
In addition, AMD also announced the introduction of the AMD A6-7400K
and AMD A4-7300 APUs, ideal for consumers looking to upgrade their
application and office 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 that sip power
while offering peak performance. In addition with AMD Radeon(TM)
memory, users can benefit from AMD AMP technology to help boost their
gaming experience with the AMD Radeon(TM) R9 2400 Gamer Series memory
which has been tested and certified for AMD A10 APUs(2, 3). 
porting Resources 

--  Learn more about AMD APUs: AMD A-Series APUs
--  Learn more about the AMD Mantle API
--  Learn more about AMD Radeon(TM) Memory
--  Learn more about AMD Applications: AMD AppZone

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(1) AMD defines a "Radeon Core" as one Shader/Shader Array. The term
"GPU Core" is an evolution of the term "Radeon Core". "GPU Core" is
defined as having 4 SIMDS each comprising of 64 Shaders/Shader
Arrays. For example, 512 "Radeon Cores" equals 8 "GPU Cores"(8 GPU
Cores x 4 SIMDs x 16 Shader Arrays = 512 Radeon Cores). Visit for more information. 
(2) Dataram Corporation and other corporations makes, sells, supports
and warrants AMD Radeon-branded memory. Check with your memory and
system vendors to ensure AMD Memory is compatible with your system.
The AMD and AMD Radeon logos and trademarks are used by Dataram and
other corporations under license.  
(3) Memory profiles are designed to boost system performance with
pre-set memory profiles. AMP profiles are only available on supported
AMD platforms and XMP profiles are only available on supported Intel
platforms. The motherboard and the DDR3 memory module must be AMP or
XMP-enabled in order to download preset profiles. Check with
motherboard manufacturer and system memory manufacturer to see if AMP
or XMP are enabled. 
Bernard Fernandes
AMD Public Relations
(416) 710-3429 
James Prior
AMD Public Relations
(512) 983-8450 
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