Production shipments of the new Am486 microprocessors will begin during Q3, 1995.
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 5, 1995--Advanced Micro Devices today announced the availability of enhanced members of its Am486 microprocessor family, including a 120 MHz version, the industry's highest performance 486 device.
Fourth quarter revenue growth will be modulated by unit demand for Am486
microprocessors which is difficult to predict accurately in transition.
AMD's high performance Am486 microprocessors, combined with Windows 95, provide a powerful combination for any PC user," said Carl Stork, director of Microsoft's Windows Hardware Programs.
These clock-tripled, Am486 microprocessors feature write-back cache memory, 2-pin, industry-standard System Management Mode (SMM) and clock control that allows all CPU activity to be halted.
1 million 100 MHz Am486 microprocessors and a record 2.
With additional production capacity from Fab 25, we will increase Am486 unit output and aggressively pursue market opportunities," Previte concluded.