CPU core control key to power efficiency, says AMD>
CPU core control key to power efficiency, says AMD
April 15, 2008 9:00:33 PM
AMD's quad-core architecture won't be released until mid-2007, but the company is already discussing some features of the new Opterons and Athlons. Power consumption will remain a center piece of AMD's product strategy: Clock speed control of the individual cores will allow the chips to remain in the same power envelope as their dual-core predecessors.