Introduction of the Athlon II X4 635 is expected in the fourth quarter

Monday, October 5, 2009

A month has passed since then, in the sale came a quad-core Athlon II X4 620, relating to the generation of AMD Propus. This chip has attracted attention due to poorer users of the operating frequency of 2.8 GHz, implying a good performance and low cost - less than 100 dollars. And now, AMD intends to continue the series of Athlon II X4 quad-core model 600 new Athlon II X4 635.

CPU Athlon II X4 635 is clocked at 2.9 GHz and has the same amount of second-level cache - 4 x 512 KB, and that younger model. The same is the indicator TDP - 95 watts. Like the Athlon II X4 620, the new chip is based on the core Propus and has no third level cache, and its release should take place in the fourth quarter.

In addition, AMD plans to appear on a production model of Athlon II X4 640 to 3 GHz and the same indicator for TDP of 95 watts, but its release will be held no earlier than the second quarter of 2010.