AMD FS1b SoC socket to be known as AM1

Posted on Tuesday, Jan 21 2014 @ 15:02 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
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TechPowerUp writes AMD's FS1b SoC socket will be branded "AM1". Interestingly, these boards have no core logic chipset because all this functionality has been integrated into the Kabini APU.
With the chipset completely integrated into the APU silicon, the socket is left with pins for the memory, PCI-Express, display, SATA, power, and other legacy I/O interfaces. Among the first "Kabini" APUs that AMD plans to launch are the quad-core A4-5350, with 1.60 GHz clock speed, 2 MB of cache, and 25W TDP; the A4-3850, with slightly lower 1.30 GHz clocks; and E1-2650, with its dual-core 1.45 GHz CPU, 1 MB cache, and 15W TDP.
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