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Athlor
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re: AMD aims 'most capable' processor at embedded
Athlor   1/25/2011 10:35:23 PM
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Gaming grade is ambiguous. Many new games require a minimum of either a Radeon 850 or Geforce 6600 or greater and won't work with anything else. The point I was trying to make was they should try to be compatible with a Radeon 8500 even if it isn't as fast as a real one. At least they would be a hope of running some newer games on the low power chip.

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re: AMD aims 'most capable' processor at embedded
KB3001   1/22/2011 3:19:57 PM
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Hard to believe it consumes 10-20W only! What process technology are talking about here? Does anybody know?

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re: AMD aims 'most capable' processor at embedded
Code Monkey   1/22/2011 12:01:16 AM
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DirectX-11 capable means a gaming-grade GPU (depending on hardcore you are). I think embedded graphics would be mostly static images and very light CPU loading. What's the power consumption then?

Athlor
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re: AMD aims 'most capable' processor at embedded
Athlor   1/21/2011 11:05:43 PM
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Competition for Intel's Atom is good. But I'm suspicious of it's graphics capability. If it had said it was compatible with Radeon graphics, it would raised an eyebrow.



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