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AMD A8-3870K Black Edition APU review

The makings of a low-cost gaming media centre

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Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Quad-core (4 Core)
Thermal Design Power
100 W
Processor Manufacturer
AMD
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
AMD
Graphics Controller Model
HD 6550D
Product Family
A8
Clock Speed
3 GHz
Processor Socket
Socket FM1
Brand Name
AMD
Green Compliant
Yes
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
RoHS
64-bit Processing
Yes
Thermal Specification
72.7°C
Processor Technology
3DNow! Professional, AMD64 Technology, Virtualization Technology, AMD PowerNow! Technology
Width
40 mm
Depth
40 mm
L1 Cache
512 KB
L2 Cache
4 MB
Product Series
A8
Manufacturer
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc
Product Model
A8-3870
Product Name
Quad-core A8-3870 3GHz Desktop Processor
Package Type
Retail
Manufacturer Part Number
AD3870WNGXBOX
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.amd.com
Marketing Information

AMD's Accelerated Processing Units (APU) combine a multi-core CPU and discrete-level GPU on a single power-efficient chip enabling vivid HD entertainment, blazing-fast Internet browsing and accelerated media applications.

With desktop PCs based on VISION Technology you can enjoy rich, smooth performance in a quiet-running, energy-efficient system. Experience smooth, skip-free HD playback and discover impressive speed and performance in everyday applications.

Platform Supported
PC
Process Technology
32 nm
Package Contents
  • Quad-core A8-3870 3GHz Desktop Processor
  • AMD-qualified Heatsink/Fan with Thermal Interface
  • Installation Manual
  • Case Sticker
  • Certificate of Authenticity
Limited Warranty
3 Year

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