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On 15th May 2012, AMD will launch the successor of their consumer oriented Fusion A-series "Llano" APUs, codenamed "Trinity", which will be powered by their new "Piledriver" cores (still 32nm follow-up of the much derided Bulldozer). We take an exclusive look at the architecture behind it..

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Hope its a nice platform, I would like a cheap desktop for playing D3 smile.gif
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Nothing to really be impressed about. =P
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Nothing to really be impressed about. =P

No, it's only the successor to the proven best affordable gaming platform on a laptop ever made, nothing else rolleyes.gif
   
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No, it's only the successor to the proven best affordable gaming platform on a laptop ever made, nothing else rolleyes.gif

Truth be told. smile.gif
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No, it's only the successor to the proven best affordable gaming platform on a laptop ever made, nothing else rolleyes.gif

QFT. Everybody thinks that AMD put the GPU on the CPU die, but it really is the other way around.
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3D performance is still nothing to get excited about, with last week's benchmarks on leaked official material putting it to be behind the Nvidia GT550, which can only handle entry level HD gaming.
Right because comparing mobile chips ultimately speaks for the desktop chips. Sorry, but 7660M is not the same as 7660D. rolleyes.gif
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Well at least we have confirmation as to what you architecture trinity is using. I wonder if this means lower end 7xxx parts will get a refresh for hybrid crossfire purposes. Or has and figured how to make crossfire work across different gpu architectures?
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Thread title makes no sense... Trinity should be a very good APU especially in laptops. AMD is going to sell many millions of these.
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wrong picture to use should have used the one titled trinity apu in the link it is more representative of the who apu ,and i agre by the look of things it looks like amd added the cpu on the gpu for those wondering ,this little pupy should give a run for its money to a nvidia 480 desktop gpu
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