Recently we have some new details about the AMD Kaveri Kaveri and platforms FM2+ Processors. The main volume of information about promising APU we received on the day of announcement quad A10-7850K, however, some details were kept secret. Structure will include 2-4 cores Steamroller (28 nm), 4 MB cache second level graphics GCN architecture block with the maximum number of shaders, to 512 units., line PCI Express 3.0 controller and RAM DDR3.
Turbo Core technology will increase the frequency of x86-64 cores, depending on their temperature. Expected growth processor of performance – 20% relative to the APU Richland (FM2), graphic – 30%.
The presence of the integrated video core will help in saving electricity consumed configurations CrossFireX, moreover, will be available mode Dual Graphics. Graphics subsystem will get hardware video acceleration block UVD 4.2, video compression unit VCE 2.0 and ACP.
Chipset will support a dedicated PCI-E interface for SSD-drives, display images at resolutions up to 4096 x 2160 pixels and support for docking stations Lightning Bolt. TDP level mobile versions Kaveri will be from 15 to 35 watts, the battery life of laptops with new APU – up to 11 hours. Technology AMD Start Now 3.0 provides a quick exit PC from sleep mode.