AMD A6-5400K Review & Specs

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AMD A6-5400K Dual-Core 3.6GHz Socket FM2 HD7540D 65W Boxed AD540KOKHJBOX

AMD A6-5400K Dual-Core 3.6GHz Socket FM2 HD7540D 65W Boxed AD540KOKHJBOX


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  • Dual-Core A6-Series APU for Desktops APU with Radeon HD 7540D Socket FM2 65W Frequency: 3600

Specs Overview

Release Date September 2012

* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.

Socket FM2
Integrated Graphics Radeon HD 7540D
CPU Cores 2
CPU Threads 2
CPU Clock Rate 3600MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate -
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 32 nm


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  • GPU performance
  • Overclock capabilities


  • CPU performance compared to Intel's chip

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General information
Type CPU / Microprocessor
Market segment Desktop
Family AMD A6-Series
Model number A6-5400K
CPU part numbers AD540KOKHJBOX is a boxed microprocessor
Frequency 3600 MHz
Turbo frequency 3800 MHz
Package 904-pin lidded micro-PGA package
Socket Socket FM2
Size 1.57" x 1.57" / 4cm x 4cm
Introduction date August 2012 (shipped in OEM PCs)
October 2012 (boxed processors)
Architecture / Microarchitecture
Microarchitecture Bulldozer (Piledriver)
Platform Virgo
Processor core Trinity
Manufacturing process 0.032 micron
Data width 64 bit
The number of cores 2
The number of threads 2
Floating Point Unit Integrated
Level 1 cache size 64 KB shared instruction cache
2 x 16 KB data caches
Level 2 cache size 1 MB
Multiprocessing Uniprocessor
  • MMX
  • SSE
  • SSE2
  • SSE3
  • SSE4
  • SSE4a
  • AES instructions
  • Advanced Bit Manipulation
  • Advanced Vector Extensions
  • AVX 1.1
  • AMD64 technology
  • Virtualization technology
  • Enhanced Virus Protection
  • Turbo Core 3.0 technology
Low power features PowerNow!
On-chip peripherals
  • Dual-channel DDR3 memory controller
  • PCI Express 2.0
  • HD graphics controller
  • HD Media Accelerator
Electrical/Thermal parameters
Thermal Design Power 65 Watt
Notes on AMD AD540KOKA23HJ
  • The processor has unlocked clock multiplier
  • Integrated Radeon HD 7540D GPU runs at 760 MHz and has 192 Radeon cores
  • The fastest supported memory is DDR3-1866

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