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.
The new Am486 devices support Microsoft's Advanced Power Management (APM) specifications.
With additional production capacity from Fab 25, we will increase Am486 unit output and aggressively pursue market opportunities," Previte concluded.
Note to Editors: Am486 is a registered trademark of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
Our 120 MHz Am486 microprocessor continues AMD's history of offering the highest performance and best value in each generation of x86 microprocessors," said Larry Hollatz, vice president of AMD's Personal Computer Products Division.
The enhanced Am486 devices support the Windows 95 operating system.
The new Am486 devices also support Microsoft's Advanced Power Management (APM) specifications.