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AMD APU- and GPU-Based PCs Accelerate the Windows 8 Experience

With the new Windows 8 graphics-accelerated operating system, you get a sleek user interface, and a touch and app experience with incredibly fast boot times — all on a diverse range of Windows-based devices from tablets and notebooks to desktops and all-in-one PCs. So you don’t have to compromise.

Maximum Experience on the Most Wanted Features

Windows 8 brings a new, immersive experience to your PC with fast, fluid computing capability. And AMD APUs are designed to deliver the best possible visual experience so you can achieve maximum results from the most wanted features of Windows 8 With premium AMD Radeon™ graphics you get phenomenal graphics capacity for optimal UI, touch experience and multitasking and app experiences.

An Accelerated Experience

Check out how AMD Internet Acceleration gives you a rich, hyper-fast browsing experience with IE10.

Why wait? With AMD Start Now Technology and Windows 8 Fast Startup, your PC boots fast and wakes up almost instantly.1 And PCs powered by AMD allow you to start fast and enjoy longer entertainment on the go.

Great Hardware

AMD APUs are powering everything from tablets to desktops for a great Windows 8 experience across devices. And with exclusive features like AMD Eyefinity Technology for truly wrap-around viewing and AMD Steady Video Technology for better, smoother video, you are sure to find a PC that is perfect for you.

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Available models:


HP Pavilion g6-2244sa 15.6" Laptop - Ruby Red

TOSHIBA Satellite L850D-12P 15.6" Laptop – White

HP Envy Sleekbook 6-1126sa 15.6" Laptop

HP Pavilion g6-2230sa 15.6" Laptop - Ruby Red

Samsung NP535U3C-A02 Laptop, AMD A6, 2.1GHz, 6GB RAM, 500GB, 13.3”, Silver

Lenovo G585 Laptop, AMD Dual Core, 1.3GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB, with 15.6" screen, Dark Brown

Asus K55N-SX016H Laptop, AMD A6, 2.7GHz, 6GB RAM, 500GB, 15.6”, Black

Samsung 355V5C-A07 Laptop, AMD A8, 1.9GHz, 6GB RAM, 750GB with 15.6" Display, Black

SONY VAIO SVE1112M1EW 11.6" Laptop – White


LENOVO H505s Desktop PC

HP Pavilion p6-2310ea Desktop PC

HP CQ2930EA Desktop PC with e2050S 20" LED-Backlit Monitor

HP Pavilion p6-2388ea Desktop PC

LENOVO C345 20” All-in-One PC

HP Pavilion P6-2375EA Desktop PC, AMD A8, 3.2GHz, 8GB RAM, 2TB, Black

Compaq 2920EA Desktop PC, AMD Dual Core 1.4GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB Hard Drive, Black

AMD Radeon™ Graphics with DirectX® 11

A-Series processors accelerate new generations of productivity and entertainment software unleashed by Windows 8


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  1. Testing conducted in AMD Labs. The 2012 AMD A10-4655M APU-based ultrathin notebook completed fast startup as measured by total boot excluding BIOS in 10.2 seconds and shutdown duration in 4.5 seconds; and hibernate performance as measured by total resume excluding BIOS in 4.8 seconds; standby performance as measured by suspend duration in 1.7 seconds and total resume excluding BIOS in 2.2 seconds. Times rounded to the nearest tenth of a second. TRN-179