https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/05/lenovo-adds-amd-ryzen-pro-powered-laptops-to-its-thinkpad-family/ https://news.lenovo.com/pressroom/press-releases/thinkpad-reliability-amd-ryzen-pro-mobile-processors/ AMD is finally getting into notebooks. More importantly, AMD is also getting into corporate/business notebooks with the 2nd gen Ryzen Pro CPUs. This is a very important segment for volume and profitability. Lisa Su did mention that AMD has many design wins in the notebook segment in 2019, a big increase over 2018.
https://www.dell.com/en-us/shop/laptops/new-15-amd-5585/spd/inspiron-15-5585-laptop The Inspiron 15 5000 (5585) will be available on Dell.com on April 2 and at select retailers in North America shortly after. The Inspiron 14 5000 (5485) will be available in select retailers in North America shortly after April 2. The Inspiron 14 5000 2-in-1 (5485 2-in-1) will be available on Costco.com in the… Continue reading 4/4/19 AMD Notebooks! AMD 29.02 to 29.09
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjVjHce8uME AdoredTV came out with this video discussing Zen 2. In summary, 7 nm chiplets for everything AMD is making (non-Radeon). This will be great for binning, because they can use same chiplets for consoles. Customized 14 nm I/O dies for server, Ryzen, APU and Ryzen mobile. 5 GHz is likely. L3 cache is doubled.… Continue reading 1/27/19 Sunday