AMD also announces new Athlon X4 845 US $70 CPU
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Excavator-based quad-core CPU

In addition to the new Kaveri Refresh APUs and new coolers, AMD also launched the new AMD Athlon X4 845 FM2+ CPU, a quad-core CPU based on the new Excavator CPU architecture.

AMD expands FM2+ chip lineup
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Three new parts


AMD will expand its socket FM2+ chip lineup with three new parts – the A10-7890K and A8-7690K APUs, and the Athlon X4 880K CPU.

AMD Athlon X4 880K spec revealed
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Kaveri without its GPU

The spec for the AMD Athlon X4 880K has leaked onto the internet. This AMD processor is based on Kaveri, but without a GPU.

AMD Athlon X4 840 renders FM2+ platform even cheaper
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65W, 3.1GHz quad-core 

The new AMD Athlon X4 840 is all about value and should make the transition to FM2+ cheaper, provided you don’t need integrated graphics.

Athlon II, Phenom II and Sempron live



Piledriver quads



Proper Fusion and Athlon parts


Big cuts make way for Llano


25W to 45W


$3 to $22 drop