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AMD Releases Faster Kaveri FM2+ Processors: A10-7890K APU and Athlon X4 880K CPU

Two new additions to the AMD FM2+ desktop family have been launched, featuring the fastest speeds yet seen on the platform. The A10-7890K clocks in at 4.1GHz with a 4.3GHz turbo frequency compared to the previous A10-7870K which has a 3.9GHz frequency clock and turbo of 4.1GHz. The A10-7890K retains the same compute units and streaming processor count as the A10-7870K including the same IGP frequency but the A10-7890K comes bundled with AMD’s latest Wraith CPU cooler.


The other new processor is the Athlon X4 880K with a 4.0 GHz frequency and a 4.2GHz turbo. The main difference between the Athlon models and the A10 CPUs are the lack of integrated graphics functionality. Both the Athlon X4 880K and the A10-7870K will be packed and repacked with a shroud-less Wraith CPU cooler for near silent operation. Detailed information and current price breakdown is as follows:

AMD A10 and Athlon X4 Kaveri Lineup
Modules 2 2 2 2
Threads 4 4 4 4
Core Freq. (GHz) 4.1-4.3 3.9-4.1 4.0-4.2 3.7-4.0
Compute Units 4+8 4+8 4+0 4+0
512 512 N/A N/A
IGP Freq. (MHz) 866 866 N/A N/A
TDP 95W 95W 95W 95W
2133 2133 2133 1866
L2 Cache 2x2MB 2x2MB 2x2MB 2x2MB

For more information and updated pricing, visit AMD’s website: http://shop.amd.com/en-us/components/processors

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