Ryzen Cell 7040HS “Phoenix” Laptops Delayed Till April
For everybody who has been eagerly ready for the primary laptops incorporating AMD’s monolithic Zen 4 cell CPU, AMD sends phrase on a Friday afternoon that you just’ll be ready slightly longer. Laptops primarily based on AMD’s Ryzen Cell 7040HS collection CPUs have formally been delayed by a month, pushing their anticipated availability from March to April.
First detailed throughout AMD’s CES 2023 keynote, the Ryzen Cell 7040HS collection (codename Phoenix) is AMD’s first mobile-focused, monolithic die CPUs primarily based on the Zen 4 structure, and shall be their flagship silicon for cell units for 2023. In addition to incorporating AMD’s newest CPU structure, Phoenix additionally provides into the combo an up to date RDNA3 structure iGPU, and for the primary time in any AMD CPU, a devoted AI processing block, which AMD has aptly named the Ryzen AI. All of which, in flip, is fabbed utilizing TSMC’s 4nm course of – making it the one most superior piece of silicon out of AMD but.
On the time of its announcement, laptops primarily based on Phoenix had been anticipated in March of this 12 months (i.e. this month). Nevertheless AMD has despatched over a quick announcement on a sleepy Friday afternoon stating that units primarily based on the brand new chips have been pushed again a month, to April, citing “platform readiness.” AMD’s full announcement is under:
To align with platform readiness and guarantee the very best consumer expertise, we now anticipate our OEM companions to launch the primary notebooks powered by Ryzen 7040HS Sequence processors in April.
Supply: AMD PR