AMD announced its Zen 2

@ 2017/05/17
7nm and in development

AMD’s CTO has just announced the Zen 2 in 7nm and the Zen 3 being developed on 7nm or better. Both are in development right now

Mark Papermaster, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at AMD, has managed to achieve a 52 percent IPCs (Instructions per Clock) increase with Zen and Ryzen, which is definitely a huge achievement.

The original goal was to reach 40 percent and Jim Keller and his team managed to hit the magical 52 percent number. Mark points out that people who had doubts about AMD's ability to execute the company's future, that Zen 2 is coming and it is based on 7nm manufacturing process.

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