VIA QuadCore Processor Announced

VIA QuadCore Processor

VIA QuadCore Processor

VIA announced the launch of its new QuadCore processor, the lowest power quad core processor on the market today. The QuadCore processor are natively 64-bit compatible and come with a host of additional performance features including Adaptive Overclocking, 4MB L2 cache, and the 1333MHz V4 Bus. TDP is 27.5 watts. It will initially available at a speed of 1.2+GHz.

VIA’s new processor is built using 40nm processor and features VIA NanoBGA2 package of 21mm x 21mm with a die size of 11mm x 6mm. It includes VIA VT virtualization and VIA PadLock with the Advanced Cryptography Engine. The QuadCore processor is fully pin-to-pin compatible with VIA Eden, VIA C7 and VIA Nano E-Series, and VIA Eden X2 processors.