Friday, December 7, 2012

AMD is going to release an eight core processor FX-8300 with 95W TDP

AMD is going to release an eight core processor FX-8300 with 95W TDP

The list submitted by October processors AMD FX (Vishera) had two eight-core models - FX-8350 and FX-8320. Soon they can add a third, sure source.

AMD FX Vishera

Model FX-8300 (FD8300WMW8KHK) is "lit up" in the list of processors, motherboard support of some manufacturers. This allows you to make of it a fairly complete picture.

Nominal frequency is 3.20 GHz processor. With TurboCore it can rise up to 3.60 GHz. This is lower than the values ​​of 3.5 and 4.0 GHz, which is characterized by the closest of the above models FX-8320, but the difference is offset by the lower value of TDP. If the FX-8320 has a 125W TDP, the FX-8300 will be 95 watts. Crystal FX-8300 is in the same stepping C0, and the crystals that the other two eight-models, so that no other differences should not wait.

New fees will be calculated on the CPU socket AM3 +. As for its price, it can be assumed that the lower the TDP will ask for AMD FX-8300 about the same as now is FX-8320, which is about $ 170.

Source: techPowerUp