AMD triple-core processors available in February 2008

Posted on Thursday, Nov 29 2007 @ 16:56 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
AMD notified its motherboard partners that the tri-core Toliman processors will be available in February 2008. The chip maker also unveiled that the dual-core Kuma processors will be available by the end of the second quarter of 2008.
The triple-core 7700 and 7600 will have core frequencies of 2.5GHz and 2.3GHz, respectively, and a TDP of 89W. frequencies for the dual-core 6250 and 6050 have not yet been set, but the CPUs will have a TDP of 65W, the sources revealed.

In addition, AMD also plans to adjust its entry-level product lines launching the single-core Athlon CPU (Lima) LE-1640 in January of 2008, while higher frequency Lima CPUs will follow in the second quarter. The company will also launch the single-core Sempron (Sparta) CPU LE-1300 with a core frequency of 2.3GHz and TDP of 45W in the first quarter 2008, the sources added.


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