New AMD A-Series Processors Released For Socket FM2 PlatformsTue, Oct 02, 2012 - 7:47 AM
AMD today announced retail and distribution channel availability of its second generation AMD A-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) for desktop, small form-factor and home theater PCs. These new APUs target do-it-yourself (DIY) PC builders, mainstream gamers and value-added resellers who want to upgrade their PC infrastructure with affordable performance, discrete-level graphics, multiple cores and fast processing for outstanding responsiveness. The second generation desktop AMD A-Series APU is available at prices ranging from $53 to $122 USD and you can see all of the new models in the table below.
The new AMD A-Series APU is ideal for anyone looking for a new desktop or home theater PC with leading performance for the dollar, said Leslie Sobon, corporate vice president, Desktop and Component Products, AMD. The combination of processing speed, multiple compute cores and discrete-level graphic capabilities on the second generation AMD A-Series APU make it an excellent platform for the gamer and PC enthusiast alike.