AMD Announced World’s First and only APU for Embedded Systems

AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced availability of the new AMD Embedded G-Series processor based on AMD Fusion technology, the world’s first and only Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) for embedded systems. The new G-Series processor is the new low-power, x86 CPU based on the “Bobcat” core with DirectX® 11-capable GPU and parallel processing engine on a single piece of silicon.

AMD Embedded G-Series APU Specifications

  • 1 or 2 x86 “Bobcat” CPU cores with 1MB L2 cache, 64-bit Floating Point Unit
  • Up to 1.6GHz
  • 9W and 18W TDP
  • Array of SIMD Engines
    • DirectX® 11 capable graphics
    • Industry-leading 3D and graphics processing
  • 3rd Generation Unified Video Decoder
  • Power management features, including C6 and power gating
  • DDR3 800-1066 memory with support for 64 bit channel and 2 DIMMs
  • Ball Grid Array (BGA) package
  • 890mm² physical footprint, including the AMD Fusion I/O Controller Hub

Source: AMD