DV Hardware - bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, hardware and technology!

   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
 
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
December 17, 2017 
Main Menu
Home
Info
News archives
Articles
Howto
Reviews
 

Who's Online
There are currently 73 people online.

 

Latest Reviews
Arctic BioniX F120 and F140 fans
Jaybird Freedom 2 wireless sport headphones
Ewin Racing Champion gaming chair
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset
Lamptron FC-10 SE fan controller
 

Follow us
RSS
 

Details leak about future AMD Avian APU lineup

Posted on Monday, October 03 2016 @ 15:32:19 CEST by


AMD logo
Summit Ridge will be the first AMD Zen-based processor, this chip is expected to make its debut at CES 2017 and should see broad availability after February 2017. A couple of months later, AMD is expected to introduce Raven Ridge, this will be a mainstream APU series based on Zen.

Now we learn a couple of tidbits about what other chips AMD has in store and it seems the company has adopted a new codename scheme based on bird names.

AMD's avian APUs
In the first half of 2017, AMD is anticipated to roll out Snowy Owl, a Zen-based server chip.

Horned Owl will reportedly be Raven Ridge's successor, this chip is a mainstream APU and it will be followed by Banded Kestrel, a lower-end model with roughly half the specifications of Horned Owl. Both platforms will use the FP5 BGA socket, they are Zen-based but are primarily intended for the embedded market, although Horned Owl is expected to get a Socket AM4 desktop release. Horned Owl is slated for the second half of 2017 and Banded Kestrel should arrive in the first half of 2018.

Moving a bit further into the future, Gray Hawk will be one of the next big steps for the Zen architecture. Not only will this chip be based on the improved Zen+ architecture, it should also be one of the first 7nm APUs from AMD.

As always, take these rumors with a grain of salt.



 



 

DV Hardware - Privacy statement
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2017 DM Media Group bvba