Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday March 02, 2016

AMD Enhances Its Desktop Processor Line Up

AMD today announced new additions to its 2016 Desktop processor family, offering increasingly powerful processor options available for anyone seeking outstanding gameplay and power efficiency for their desktop PC.

New AMD A10-7890K

Setting a new APU Standard, the new AMD A10-7890K is the fastest AMD desktop APU released to date, with 1.02 TFLOPS of theoretical compute performance. This new processor has been paired with the top-of-the-line AMD Wraith Cooler to deliver a high-performance combination, enabling best-in-class online gaming5, while offering near silent operation for a premium experience. Gamers will be able to enjoy playing the most popular online and eSports games right out of the box on high settings with the new AMD A10-7890K APU, which is capable of providing smooth frame rates in some of the most popular online games like League of Legendsآ®, DOTA2, and Counter Strikeآ®: Global Offensive1. AMD APUs combine the power of AMD processors with the performance of discrete Radeonآ™ R7 class graphics in one convenient SoC, and support DirectXآ™ 12, OpenGL, Vulkanآ™, and FreeSyncآ™ in addition to Microsoftآ® Xbox Oneآ™ game streaming on Windowsآ® 10.

New AMD Athlonآ™ X4 880K

The new Athlonآ™ X4 880K is the fastest multi-core Athlonآ™ processor ever made, boasting a 4.2 GHz maximum turbo frequency and an unlocked clock multiplier7. Paired with the new near-silent 125W AMD Thermal Solution - featuring the same capable hardware and performance of the Wraith Cooler, without the illuminated shroud آ– this processor delivers high multi-core performance that can deliver extremely high frame rates in some of the most played and popular online games, capable of providing smooth performance at 1440p and 4K when paired with a capable graphics card.