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AMD A6-5400K Trinity 3.6GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) Socket FM2 65W Desktop APU (CPU + GPU) with DirectX 11 Graphic AMD Radeon HD 7540D AD540KOKHJBOX

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  • 32nm Trinity 65W
  • 1MB L2 Cache
  • AMD Radeon HD 7540D
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Do more in less time with energy-efficient 2nd Gen AMD A6 Processor. The AMD A6-5400K APU combines a dual-core CPU and a discrete-level GPU (AMD Radeon HD 7540D) on a single power-efficient chip enabling vivid HD entertainment, blazing-fast Internet browsing and accelerated media applications. With even more compute performance, graphics are crisp, bright and smooth, and content is easy to share.

  • newegg AMD Radeon Dual Graphics capability The AMD A6-5400K APU combines two powerful AMD Radeon graphics processors to dramatically boost graphics and gaming performance.
  • newegg All-New HD Media Accelerator, AMD App & Internet Acceleration The AMD A6-5400K APU includes AMD’s all new architecture that makes video rich, clear and more stable, enables uninterrupted video streaming and accelerates conversion of video files for sharing on other devices. With the power of more graphics cores and AMD App Acceleration, everyday applications run more quickly and smoothly. And you can also get your browsing done quickly with Web sites that load fast with AMD Internet Acceleration.
  • newegg AMD Eyefinity Technology Immerse yourself in panoramic gaming and entertainment across up to four monitors with AMD Eyefinity Technology.
  • newegg AMD Performance Advantage The AMD A6-5400K APU enables your desktop PC to deliver a faster, more powerful PC experience than a comparable notebook through higher frequencies and more compute power.
  • newegg AMD Start Now Technology Supporting BIOS optimized solution for quick resume allows users to wake up system from sleep mode in under 2 seconds, from boot time in as few as 14 seconds.
  • newegg AMD Turbo Core 3.0 Technology The AMD A6-5400K APU automatically scales performance on demand to provide extra performance when you need it most.

Learn more about A6-5400K

Model

Brand
AMD
Series
A-Series APU
Model
AD540KOKHJBOX

CPU Socket Type

CPU Socket Type
Socket FM2

Tech Spec

Core Name
Trinity
# of Cores
Dual-Core
Name
A6-5400K
Operating Frequency
3.6GHz (3.8GHz Turbo)
L2 Cache
1MB
Manufacturing Tech
32nm
64-Bit Support
Yes
Virtualization Technology Support
Yes
Integrated Graphics
AMD Radeon HD 7540D
Graphics Base Frequency
760MHz
Thermal Design Power
65W
Cooling Device
Heatsink and fan included

Quick Info

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 3 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 3 years


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  • almstsobur
  • 4/24/2014 9:48:26 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsVery low power usage for HTPC XBMC

Pros: Pulls less than than 40 watts idle with 1 HDD and 8 Gigs of ram

Cons: Not a beast by any means. Not a gamer either.

Other Thoughts: Great for XBMC or a HTPC.

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  • MrsWickdKittie
  • 4/16/2014 11:17:32 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat for HTCP

Pros: Great for low budget build. Low energy consumption and heat. Efficient and built in graphics run great on low to mid settings.

Cons: Huh?!?

Other Thoughts: Purchased to use towards an HTPC, it exceeded my expectations. Ran great out of box, just make sure mobo is compatible and RAM is at least above 1600MHz.

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  • John S
  • 4/16/2014 11:07:17 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggsok mostly

Pros: It works for the most part. Overclockable to 4.4GHz in Catalyst Control Center. I run stock settings. Boots Win7 Home 64 bit very quickly. I LIKE low settings (except viewable distance in high) in WoW. With these settings I am running between 50 and 70 fps depending on where I am at while using only onboard APU.

Cons: I have issues... I can not find a program (so far) that can accurately detect CPU temperatures. CPU-Z, Open Hardware Monitor, Real Temp, Core Temp, and Fanspeed all report 0 degrees C. Programs were installed and removed one at a time to avoid conflict.

I occasionally have strange black lines/streaks in World of Warcraft even when all settings are on low.

Netflix plays movies smoothly, however Youtube and Vevo can not stream. Video appears at about 5 fps, almost like looking at photographs

Other Thoughts: I have no idea how much responsibility my motherboard plays in this temperature sensing problem or in the video problem.

My build:
ECS A55F2-4M
8GB (2x4GB) HyperX 1866
5400K
EVGA 500W PSU
No video card installed yet.

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  • CaptainCaleb89
  • 4/15/2014 2:08:02 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsLove it!

Pros: Great Speeds, Smooth, Easy installation

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: Bought this for a budget home business build. I was kinda worried about it not being powerful enough for multiple programs. It has by-far, exceeded my expectations.

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  • N/A
  • 4/11/2014 3:00:31 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month

5 out of 5 eggsUNDERVOLTING RESULTS: HOW LOW CAN YOU GO?

Pros: The numbers say it all. All-around efficient little processor for HTPC.

Cons: Are you kidding?

Other Thoughts: The stock clocks tested more than good enough for my HTPC build, so I concentrated on lowest energy use and heat. Stability testing was done with IntelBurnTest, 3DMark11 and Furmark. Post/boot tests showed that NB/GFX voltage could not go quite as low as they could in Windows, but the difference was minimal. The voltages below are fully stable and what I am running at now:

CPU = 1.125 volts (BIOS) stable for 1 hour IBT (30+ passes)
NB/GFX = 0.975 volts (BIOS) stable 3DMark11 (multiple passes) and 3 hours Furmark

Energy use tested at wall with Kill-a-Watt (monitor not included):

Sleep = 2 watts; Windows desktop @ idle = 17 watts; Netflix HD movie streaming = 25-30 watts; IBT = 49 watts; Furmark = 58 watts



AMD A6-5400K (stock cooler)
ASRock FM2A88X-ITX+
G.SKILL DDR3-1600 2x2GB
Crucial M500 SSD
Corsair CX430M
Lian Li PC-Q07B
Windows 8.1

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  • 4/10/2014 11:55:02 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month

4 out of 5 eggsNot bad

Pros: Cheap, effecient, decent graphics at low settings. plays rift on med. unless your in cq then forgetta bout it. be careful when playing with large groups cause this processor will go pllllllp (fart noise spelled out ;) )

Cons: bottlenecks the c@#$ out of my ddr5 r7. only 1mb on the cache.. tisk tisk. dual core just doesnt seem to cut it for gaming nowdays. replacing it for an a10 7850

Other Thoughts: this will be great if you just want a snappy home computer for light gaming and basic stuff.. wouldnt use anything with a dual core for gaming again as everything needs more processing power, not to mention some cpus have 16 times the cache size of this one for 120 bucks more.

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  • 4/3/2014 4:42:20 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsDecent

Pros: Great for the price, great for those builds that you're selling to older people that don't need a powerhouse CPU.

Cons: It's no where near as fast as the AM3+ line, but again, at the price these sell at, I'm OK with that.

Other Thoughts: Even if you don't buy this particular model, get one with the on-board GPU.

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  • 4/1/2014 8:27:26 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggs

Pros: -Great Bargain
-Runs Cool
-Perfect HTPC CPU
-Impressive on-chip video
-Low Power Consumption

Cons: -None

Other Thoughts: I used this in my most recent HTPC / Media Server build and a year later I have had no issues. It plays all my video and audio media without any hiccups, all while using relatively little power, which means less heat. I'm using a 6 year old Scythe Mini Ninja without a fan to cool it. I don't play games but I've never seen temps get above 40°. My system specs are below. I couldn't be happier.

ASRock FM2A75 Pro 4-M
A6-5400K
Scythe Mini Ninja
Samsung Green 2x 4GB DDR 1600
Sandisk 64GB SSD
Western Digital WD20EFRX 2TB HDD
Integrated Radeon HD 7540D Graphics
Silverstone GD05B with Corsair CX500M
Win 7 Home Premium 64bit

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  • 3/24/2014 4:49:47 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week

5 out of 5 eggsGREAT APU

Pros: item works great graphics rate 6.7 for gaming and areo and cpu rates 6.3 on WIE with stock clock

Cons: OEM heat sink kinda sucks gonna replace thermal paste and see if that helps

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  • 3/17/2014 12:28:33 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsReally Good

Pros: I bought this for the purpose of building my wife a entry level gaming computer. So far it has done just that. it plays on pretty good settings games like Star Wars Old Republic MMO. World of Warcraft. Left for dead, and portal one and two. And I didn't have to buy a video card.

Cons: the only real con I have with this chip is that she can't play Battlefield three or four on any setting higher than medium. But no biggie.

Other Thoughts: really I think this is a great CPU because I can make this even better by just buying a video card that matches this CPU and get even better performance.

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