AMD brings Mobile 64-bit processor to market


AMD brings to market a new and powerful mobile processor, the Mobile AMD Athlon 64 processor 4000+. The new processor is built upon AMD64 technology and is said to enable high-performance computing in the 32-bit and 64-bit environments.

“Since 2003, AMD has been leading the way to pervasive 64-bit mobile computing, offering open-standard AMD64 technology for a diverse range of high-performance mobile PCs,” according to Chris Cloran, Mobile Division director of AMD’s Microprocessor Solutions Sector. Cloran further states that “The new Mobile AMD Athlon 64 processor 4000+ provides a foundation for building the fastest, most feature-rich 64-bit notebooks available today.”

The Mobile AMD Athlon 64 processor 4000+ also features Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP), which is an advanced security feature that aims to avert the spread of certain viruses.

Amongst those who have not wasted any time in using the new AMD processor is Fujitsu Siemens, which plans to utilize it for its new AMILO A1667G notebook, it is anticipating a launch in Europe this September. “Bringing the latest Mobile AMD Athlon 64 processor to this new AMILO notebook allows us to continue to offer our customers cutting-edge technology and performance,” according to Herbert Schönebeck, Fujitsu Siemens Computers’ Consumer Business Unit VP.

The Mobile AMD Athlon 64 processor 4000+ is already available worldwide for US $382 in quantities of 1000.

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