If you are considering to purchase one of the latest laptops with AMD A6-6310 processor, this post will enlighten you about the technical aspects of this APU and what profile of portable computers have it
Apart from the easy nomenclature of the Intel processors (i3, i5, i7) there are a number of laptops powered by chips made by Intel’s main rival, called AMD. This post feature laptops powered by the AMD A6-6310 which is a quad core processor made by Advanced Micro Designs, an American company more often referred as AMD.
The AMD A6-6310 Processor for Laptops
AMD unveiled the A6-6310 processor in the second quarter of 2014, with the goal of serving entry level laptops with a decent benchmark, integrated Radeon GPU, and most importantly on this segment of devices, keeping costs low to deliver very attractive retail prices.
With a base frequency of 1.8 GHz and a four core – four thread architecture, the AMD A6-6310 has similar benchmark rates as entry level i3 processors from the Haswell generation.
What is the Market Segment for the A6-6310 Laptops?
You will find a number of entry level laptops with different screen dimensions using the AMD A6-6310 as its powerhouse. They are normally with integrated video cards, so you can use them for entertainment but heavy gaming will be probably quite difficult.
Most of them also come with 4GB ram, which is fine for daily office usage and entertainment, but will require some upgrading if you are expecting to perform difficult tasks with those laptops.
The greatest appeal of laptops with the AMD A6-6310 processor is the fact that many of them are on the 300 dollar price range, which makes them immediate competitors with chromebooks, but with a bit more flexibility in terms of storage, but also wit an average higher overall weight.
Where to buy A6-6310 Laptops?
Here are some of the latest laptop releases featuring laptops the AMD A6-6310 processor:
Dell Inspiron 15 (3541) Premium Laptop PC, 15.6-inch Backlit HD Display, AMD A6-6310 Quad-Core Processor, 4GB DDR3L RAM, 500GB HDD, DVD±RW, HDMI, Wifi, Bluetooth, Windows 10 Pre-installed
15.6 inch LED Backlit Display with Truelife and HD resolution (1366 x 768)
AMD A6-6310 1.80 GHz Quad-Core Processor with Radeon R4 Graphics
4GB Single Channel DDR3L 1600MHz (4GBx1), 500GB 5400 rpm SATA Hard Drive, Tray load DVD Drive (Reads and Writes to DVD/CD)
802.11a/b/g/n high-speed wireless LAN, 10/100 Ethernet, HDMI, USB 3.0 (1), USB 2.0 (1), media card reader (SD, SDHC, SDXC), Stereo speakers + MaxxAudio, 720p HD Webcam
Windows 10 Home Pre-installed
HP Black 17.3″ 17-p121wm Laptop PC with AMD quad-core A6-6310 Processor, 4GB Memory, 500GB Hard Drive and Windows 10 Home
AMD quad-core A6-6310 processor 1.80GHz (with Max Turbo Speed of 2.40GHz), 2MB L2 Cache
4GB DDR3L SDRAM system memory, 500GB SATA hard drive
SuperMulti DVD burner, Webcam, Card Reader
10/100Base-T Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN
17.3″ HD+ BrightView WLED-backlit display (1600 x 900), AMD Radeon R4 graphics
Newest Lenovo 15.6″ B50-45 Laptop, AMD Quad-Core A6-6310, 1.8 GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, Windows 7 Pro with Free upgrade to Windows 8.1 Pro or Windows 10 Pro
15.6″ Antiglare LED Backlight Widescreen Display (1366 x 768)
AMD A6-6310, 1.8GHz, Quad-Core; 4GB DDR3L SDRAM Memory; 500 GB HDD Hard Driver
2x USB 3.0 (A); 1x USB 2.0 (A);1x HDMI; 1x VGA; 5-in-1 Slot; 720p Webcam; Bluetooth
Windows 7 Pro with Free upgrade to Windows 8.1 Pro or Windows 10 Pro