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

  • 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.

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


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  • Clair B.
  • 6/28/2015 6:49:59 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year

4 out of 5 eggsAMD A6-5400K CPU

Pros: An inexpensive component for simple computer build.
Linux and Ubuntu have fixed conflicts with graphics that caused random crashes. Asus A78M-E motherboard seems like a good combination as long as you run Linux or Unix.

Cons: Windows 10 preview does not work with this chip. They have not fixed compatibility issues with internal graphics and drivers. Unusable due to random crashes within minutes of turning on the computer or instantly when running simple games. Microsoft seems to be ignoring feedback from Preview users. Have not tested other Windows versions.
Took several months for Linux/Unix to fix incompatibilities. Seems like a bizarre disconnect between AMD and software. Who would release a product that did not work with major operating systems? Where was quality control?

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  • David H.
  • 6/9/2015 10:07:22 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

Pros: great inexpensive apu, running linux mint with an ssd and the computer is very fast, able to run a win7 virtual machine with no problem.

Cons: none

Other Thoughts: I'm using a 27" hd monitor and this cpu seems to be causing some flickering at 2560x1440 resolution. I think that can be expected and am not entirely sure the cpu/gpu is the problem. I put a system together for $250, that includes an ssd, a mobo with usb 3.0 and sata III, and 8 gb ram.

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  • leigh b.
  • 5/26/2015 9:46:12 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsawesome

Pros: this little GPU will run . don't let the 2 cores scare you . i have mine overclocked to 4.7. the graphics come at 760 MHz mine are running smooth at 860. stable running prime 95 temps around 60 C i can run sky rim with 40 fps on med if you are not a gamer this is perfect for you if you game and you want a little more please go with the A 10 or F X series .

Cons: none yet running 145 hours on it so far .

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  • Anonymous
  • 5/6/2015 12:59:47 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat For Building

Pros: Great performance for your buck. Great for budget builds. Thermal paste ready to go on the cpu just lock her down.

Cons: Nothing to complain about so far. Should have bought more than one on sale.

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  • Joshua D.
  • 4/16/2015 9:11:34 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggsNice CPU....

Pros: This little chip is a great little starter chip. I built this computer for a friend's kid's birthday and feel it is great for his level of gaming and should allow for a little more in the near future.

Cons: Nothing except that I did not have a good RMA experience with this. Wasn't sure if the motherboard I got or the CPU was DOA so I sent them both back. Got told a pin was bent (which I did not do) and it was shipped back to me. Couldn't get any response from customer service to try and help me with this. Fortunately when I got it back, I was able to carefully bend the 'pin in question' back into place and seat the CPU (once again) and it worked. Was able to save the money this time, but not sure about the next.

Other Thoughts: be careful when getting items, I don't like the fact that I had to cover shipping cost of the RMA to have something that should have worked in the first place, not work. No compensation was given even though I had a legitimate claim.

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  • Richard S.
  • 4/14/2015 10:54:03 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

3 out of 5 eggsJust Adequate

Pros: This CPU was included with a DIY kit that I purchased from Newegg last month; the kit also had a GIGABYTE GA-F2A88XM-D3H FM2+ and 8-GB HyperX Fury Black Series.
The price is the plus part - - - - But performance wise; I don't think so!

Cons: With that said; I expected better performance than I am currently experiencing; either this chip stinks - - - - - or there is something seriously wrong with my DIY kit.
Video performance is lackluster as far as I’m concerned, and desktop office performance is just adequate to do basic tasks.

Other Thoughts: I probably won't be using this Processor again; just not enough horsepower for me...

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  • Roger V.
  • 4/12/2015 6:24:41 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsHTPC build

Pros: Used this in a HTPC build with an MSI motherboard, 8 GB of G.Skill memobry, and a Samsung SSD. Works like a charm. No lag when watching blu-ray movies or anything streamed online.

Cons: Really none. It serves it's purpose well and fulfills the need for a descent affordable processor.

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  • JPMORGAN C.
  • 4/12/2015 5:04:23 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsDis done good

Pros: *Cheap!
*Drivers Compatible with Linux!
*Works like a charm
*Plenty fast
*Intergrated graphics ok for gaming(Could play just about anything on lowest settings up to medium)

Cons: none

Other Thoughts: I would suggest another video card for dual graphics. It will give you playable frames

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  • Rodney A.
  • 3/31/2015 6:41:28 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsNot bad

Pros: APU / AMD

Cons: Fan and heat sink that comes with is kind of cheap, if you are going to overclock an upgrade is a must.

Other Thoughts: not bad for a HTPC. You could easily go for an A 10 or some quad core APU but you will need a lot better cooler. This little A6 does a great job. It will even run some games ( tried just for fun ) played some CSGO on med to high, and Neverwinter.

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  • Nathaniel B.
  • 3/13/2015 4:59:07 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsCool 65w CPU

Pros: Yeah, I know it's only a dual, but it's fast, runs cool like a mountain stream, and the graphics are great.

Cons: None for me. I can't speak for the gamer cadre.

Other Thoughts: If you want a neat, cool, fast proc w/great graphics, get this.

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