CPU Distro is website about CPU Specs, Release Dates, and benchmarks of Intel (Core i7, i5, i3, Celeron, Atom) and AMD (Phenom II, Athlon) processors. We post passmark, PCMark vantage, Cinebench and other scores of processors.

Quad Core Processor Equipped A1000G small PC is all about fun

A1000G is a home theater PC that packs a quad core CPU that makes it ideal to be used as home theater, multimedia center or a standalone PC. Priced at 140 dollars, it runs Android operating system which is more suitable for media center computers since they come preloaded with mobile optimized apps that do not stress the processor much and keep everything run smooth.


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Xeon D 1521 1541 Release Date Revealed

Right now Intel offers Xeon E3-1200 and Xeon D family as server class products. In coming months this is going to change as first Xeon D system-on-chips are going to make their debut, namely Xeon D 1521 and Xeon D 1541. Both of these will be launched in the November 2 2015 and these new chips will offers higher clock speeds and support for DDR3 memory.

Xeon D 1521 1541

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Intel Xeon D 1541

Intel Xeon D 1541 is a server processor and operates at higher base and turbo frequencies. Clock speed have been increased by 100 MHz and operate at 2.7 GHz.

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Intel Xeon D 1521

Intel Xeon D-1521 is a server class processor that is based on Broadwell micro architecture. Xeon D-1521 will operate at 2.4 GHz and have the maximum Turbo Boost frequency of 2.7 GHz.

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Intel Atom Z3530

The Atom Z3530 is a very power efficient processor which Intel primarily made for Android tablets and phone. It runs at a clock speed of 1.33 GHz and features 2048KB L2 cache. The Intel Atom Z3530 has four cores and four threads and support 64 bit architecture.

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Intel Core i7 5700HQ

Intel Core i7 5700HQ is a high end processor for gaming laptops and is based on Broadwell architecture. It is manufactured using 14nm technology and is clocked at 2.7GHz.

Core i7-5700HQ benchmark

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Intel Atom x7 Z8700

The Intel Atom x7 Z8700 is fastest of the new Atom x7 CPU units with stronger CPU; support for maximum of 8GB RAM and three displays. It is aimed at mainstream tablets.

Intel Atom x7 Z8700 benchmark

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Intel Atom x5 Z8500

The Intel Atom x5 Z8500 is manufactured using 14 nm process. Unlike the Z8300, it supports maximum of 8GB RAM instead of 2GB. Also it supports maximum of three displays.

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Intel Atom x5 Z8300

The Intel Atom x5 Z8300 is based on Cherry Trail 14 nm platform featuring quad cores and 2 MB of level 2 cache.

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Core i3 5010U

The Core i3 5010U is a processor by Intel that uses Broadwell architecture and relies on the integrated Intel HD Graphics 5500 graphics unit. We have benchmarked it using Geekbench 3, Cinebench R15 and 3DMark 2013 and PCMark 8 software.

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Core i7 4720hq

The Intel Core i7 4720hq replace the Core i7 4720hq processor. Both of these two CPU units still are very much similar with Core i7 4720hq being just 100 MHz faster than 4710hq.

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Core i7 5557U

The Intel Core i7 5557U is a ultra low voltage processor based on broadwell architecture.

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Finding the best audio converter for Mac

There are a lot of audio converters out there but many of them are stress the CPU way too much that the computer automatically shuts down. That is why we at CPUdistro.com decided to test out a series of audio converters for Mac. The one that came out as the undisputed winner is the Movavi Audio converter for Mac. This application is very feature rich and is able to convert audio to or from MP3, AAC, OGG, FLAC, MP4, APE, WAV and WMA formats.

mp3 converter for mac

The native audio application on Mac does not support all audio formats out there and thus there is a need to convert them to the native format. The Movavi app is the best mp3 converter for mac that lets you convert any audio track to MP3 so that it is easily playable across all of your devices including your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch. Supported platforms include Mac OS X (Intel) 10.6 Snow Leopard, 10.7 Lion, 10.8 Mountain Lion, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.10 Yosemite.

Download size of the Movavi Audio converter is mere 52.5 MB and installation is very simple and straight forward. Just download it and follow the simple onscreen instructions to get the application installed.

Once the application has installed on your computer, you can set it to process your audio files. Multiple selection of files is supported so you can tell it to process your entire audio collection in one go. Just make sure you have selected the desired output format and you will have your files converted in no time. The Movavi Audio converter for Mac lets you adjust the format settings such as bitrate so that you can reduce the output file size. This can be useful for those who have limited storage capacity and want to store many songs on their devices.

This application lets you trim, split and merge audio tracks. This means you can join multiple pieces of audio tracks together. To trim or split the file, just mark the beginning and end of the fragments you wish to keep. Whatever is left outside the markers is not included. Trimming is done without reducing the output quality. To merge the files simple check the join option.
The Movavi converter is available in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian languages.

To transfer the converter files to your device, fire up iTunes on your mac and drag the converted files to your device’s icon.

Atom Z3570

Atom Z3570 is a low power processor from Intel based on Silvermont micro architecture and supports 64 bit operating systems something Atom processors have lacked since the very beginning.

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AMD A-Pro 3440B APU specifications, spotted in HP 14 laptop

AMD A-Pro series processors are meant for a business laptops and we recently spotted it in the maintenance manual of the HP 14 laptop. The manual also spilled the AMD A-Pro 3440B specifications which are as follows:

* 2.2 GHz clock speed integrated graphics
* AMD Radeon HD 8830
* 25 watt TDP

AMD A-Pro 3440B

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AMD Carrizo-L mobile APUs release date

AMD is all set to launch its next APUs that currently have been codenamed Carrizo. All the current Kabini and Beema chips will be swapped with the Carrizo -L accelerated processing units. We have been told that Carrizo-L will be released in December 2014 while the Carrizo mobile APU will be made available to the manufacture in March 2015.

This will put the AMD Carrizo-L processors toe to toe with the entry level Intel’s Celeron and Pentium processors.

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Intel Core M 5Y10

The Intel Core M-5Y10 is an ultra low voltage processor with dual cores based on Broadwell architecture. It has TDP of mere 4.5 watts making it ideal for tablets and slim laptops especially 2 in 1 laptops. The Intel Core M 5Y10 processor features an Integrated HD graphics 5300 GPU.

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AMD Athlon X4 530 and 550 CPUs spotted in support lists of CPU

AMD is all set to launch two new processors based on the AM1 socket platform. Right now there are four dual and quad core APUs for the socket but they are all based on the Kabini architecture that feature cores, GPU, memory controller and fusion controller hub on the same chipset.

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AMD Athlon X4 550

The Athlon X4 550 is a desktop processor from AMD family that is the first to feature GPU -less architecture.

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AMD Athlon X4 530

The Athlon X4 530 is a desktop processor from AMD family that is the first to feature GPU -less architecture.

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