AMD announces new 7020 C-series processors for Chromebooks

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AMD announced the new line of processori AMD Ryzen e Athlon 7020 C-Seriesbringing performance and modern technologies to the Chromebook everyday. With speeds up to 4.3GHz, up to four cores and eight threads based on the proven “Zen 2” architecture, and powerful AMD RDNA 2 integrated graphics, these processors are designed to deliver fast, responsive performance for modern productivity, video conferencing, learning apps and streaming applications.

Ryzen and Athlon 7020 C-Series processors built for efficiency, performance and protection

Based on advanced 6nm technology, i processori AMD Ryzen e Athlon 7020 C-Series enable excellent energy efficiency with up to 19.5 hours of battery life expectancy on Athlon Silver 7120C2 processors and up to 17 hours of battery life expectancy on Ryzen 3 7320C processors, so Chromebook users can browse, work and learn without connection. Designed for the productivity and multitasking workloads common to frontline and education workloads, AMD Ryzen and Athlon 7020 C-Series processors are designed to run faster and longer than previous ChromeOS processors.

L’opinione di Jason Banta, corporate vice president and general manager, Client OEM, AMD

“Our Ryzen 7020 C-series processors continue to redefine performance for everyday Chromebooks,” he said. Jason Banta, corporate vice president and general manager, Client OEM, AMD. “Whether you’re a student using learning apps or a professional in need of a productivity-optimized computing solution, you can expect uncompromising performance and excellent battery life, delivering an overall seamless experience.”

Ryzen and Athlon 7020 C-Series processors, modern capabilities and connectivity

AMD Ryzen and Athlon 7020 C-Series processors offer up to four high-performance cores, eight threads, and up to 4.3GHz of boost. AMD Ryzen 3 7320C processor delivers 1.6x average performance in tested workloads compared to previous generation mainstream Ryzen processor powered Chromebooks and offers a 15% performance advantage over the competition with up to 3.5 hours more battery life.

Meanwhile, the AMD Athlon Silver 7120C processor offers an average increase in performance 1.8 times higher performance compared to a competing ARM-based device.7 Modern features and connectivity include high-speed LPDDR5 memory and compatibility with the latest wireless technologies such as Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2.8 Integrated AMD Radeon™ 610M graphics support even up to three external 4K displays for high-resolution streaming.

“We have been impressed with the combination of sheer power and efficiency that AMD has brought to a variety of Chromebooks,” he said John Solomon, vice president and general manager of ChromeOS at Google. “We are thrilled that AMD’s C-series 7020 processors continue this excellent track record. As the number of apps, new features, and hardware on ChromeOS continues to grow, we’re relying on chips from AMD to deliver a smooth and reliable experience for our users, all while keeping their data and privacy safe.”

“Our team at ASUS is looking forward to releasing new laptops with Ryzen 7020 C-Series processors in the coming months,” he said. Eunice Chou, Head of ASUS Global Commercial marketing. “We are thrilled to release ASUS Chromebook CM34 Flip which offers the perfect balance of performance, productivity and reliability to meet the demanding needs of everyday consumers and professionals.”


Chromebook systems with Ryzen and Athlon 7020 C-Series processors are expected to be available from global OEM partners including ASUS and Dell starting in second quarter of 2023.