AMD A8-5600K Processor

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A8-5600K is a desktop processor from AMD released on 2 October 2012, and it is in cpu.details.production-unknown now. It belongs to A8 family and has a Trinity architecture. This processor is built on AMD Socket FM2, and uses unknown PCI express connection. 32 nm process is used in production.

Processor has 4 cores and 4 threads, with the base frequency of 3.6 GHz. It has DDR3 Dual-channel memory support. As for the cache, it supports L1 128K (per core) and L2 1MB (per core).

Learn more about AMD A8-5600K:

Specifications

Market
Desktop
Release date
2 October 2012
Production status
unknown
Generation
A8
Codename
Trinity
Socket
AMD Socket FM2
Number of cores
4
Number of threads
4
Frequency
3.6 GHz
Turbo clock
up to 3.9 GHz
Cache L1
128K (per core)
Cache L2
1MB (per core)
TDP
100 W

Physical

Socket
AMD Socket FM2
Process size
32 nm
Transistors
1,178 million
Die size
246 mm²
Package
µPGA
tCaseMax
74°C

Performance

Frequency
3.6 GHz
Turbo clock
up to 3.9 GHz
Base clock
100 MHz
Multiplier
36.0x
Multiplier unlocked
Yes
Voltage
1.475 V
TDP
100 W

Architecture

Market
Desktop
Production status
unknown
Release date
2 October 2012
Codename
Trinity
Generation
A8
Part
AD560KWOA44HJAD560KWOHJBOX
Memory support
DDR3 Dual-channel
ECC memory
No

Cores

Number of cores
4
Number of threads
4
SMP # CPUs
1
Integrated graphics
Radeon HD 7560D

Cache

Cache L1
128K (per core)
Cache L2
1MB (per core)

Notes

Notes
This processor comes with an unlocked base clock multiplier, allowing users to set the multiplier value higher than shipped value, to facilitate better overclocking.

Features

  • MMX
  • SSE
  • SSE2
  • SSE3
  • SSE4A
  • AMD64
  • AMD-V
  • NX bit
  • 3DNow!
  • CnQ

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