MacMusic  |  PcMusic  |  440 Software  |  440 Forums  |  440TV  |  Zicos

AMD Naples server processor: More cores, bandwidth, memory than Intel

Tuesday March 7, 2017. 02:00 PM , from Ars Technica

Hot on the heels of the launch of its Ryzen desktop processors last week, AMD today announced the first server chip to be built on the company's new Zen architecture: Naples.
Naples is a two-socket server chip aimed squarely at Intel's Broadwell-EP-based Xeon E5 V4 range, and the overall theme of AMD's chip is 'have more of everything.' Naples has 32 cores, capable of 64 simultaneous threads, eight memory channels, supporting up to 2TB RAM and 128 PCIe 3.0 lanes. Intel's comparable offering? Twenty-two cores and 44 threads, four memory channels, and a maximum of only 1.5TB RAM.
Read 7 remaining paragraphs | Comments
News copyright owned by their original publishers | Copyright © 2004 - 2018 Zicos / 440Network
Current Date
Apr, Mon 23 - 07:45 CEST