AMD has unveiled a new processor line for Chromebooks. The Ryzen 5000 C-Series processors make use of AMD's latest "Zen 3" architecture and Radeon graphics for Chrome OS.
The Ryzen 5000 C-Series processors promise to bring 67% better responsiveness and up to 85% improved graphics performance than the previous-generation processors, along with the benefits of Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2.
There are four processors in the 5000 C-Series line:
BOOST/BASE FREQ (GHz)
AMD Ryzen 7 5825C
Up to 4.5GHz/2.0GHz
AMD Ryzen 5 5625C
Up to 4.3GHz/2.3GHz
AMD Ryzen 3 5425C
Up to 4.1GHz/2.7GHz
AMD Ryzen 3 5125C
Up to 3.0GHz/3.0GHz
"AMD is raising the performance bar for modern Chromebooks," said Saeid Moshkelani, senior vice president and general manager, client business unit, AMD. "With up to eight cores, the Ryzen 5000 C-Series processors give Chromebook users the flexibility to stay unplugged all day without sacrificing performance and productivity."
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The Ryzen 7 5825C processor will debut in the HP Elite c645 G2 Chromebook Enterprise in June, followed by the Acer Chromebook Spin 514 later this year.