AMD Launches New Ryzen PRO 4000 Series Mobile Processors

AMD has officially launched its new Ryzen PRO 4000 series mobile processor family, which the company calls the world’s first x86 7nm commercial laptop processors. The new line of processors include three new models and will be featured in upcoming HP and Lenovo enterprise laptops.

“With the launch of AMD Ryzen PRO 4000 Series Mobile Processors, AMD once again defines the new standard for PC experiences – from high-end desktop computing to ultrathin and gaming notebooks, and now the modern business notebook,” said Saeid Moshkelani, senior vice president and general manager, client business unit, AMD. “Built on the ground-breaking ‘Zen 2’ architecture and 7nm process technology, the AMD Ryzen for Business portfolio delivers advanced performance, reliable security features, impressive battery life and advanced manageability to significantly elevate the capabilities of the ultrathin notebook in any work environment.”

Some of the features of the new AMD Ryzen PRO 4000 series mobile processors include improved performance (with up to 8 cores and 16 threads), improved power efficiency (being built on AMD’s new  7nm process and Zen 2 architecture), as well as several features specific to AMD’s Ryzen PRO 4000 series such as:

  • AMD PRO security: Multi-layered approach embedding defenses at every level, from silicon through operating system and system level security features. AMD Memory Guard, exclusive to AMD Ryzen PRO processors, helps enable data and identity protection.
  • AMD PRO manageability: Enabling a full manageability feature set for simplified deployment, imaging and management that is compatible with modern IT infrastructures. AMD Ryzen PRO processors offer full support for Microsoft Endpoint Manager to deliver a flexible and integrated cloud management solution.
  • AMD PRO business ready: Enterprise-grade computing solution designed for quality and reliability, in addition to platform longevity. AMD Ryzen PRO processors feature 18-months of planned software stability and 24-months of planned availability. ?
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 4750U8/1615WUp to 4.1 / 1.7 GHz712
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650U6/1215WUp to 4.0 / 2.1 GHz611
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4450U4/815WUp to 3.7 / 2.5 GHz56

Some of the laptops that will be featuring the new AMD Ryzen PRO 4000 series processors include the upcoming ThinkPad laptops from Lenovo, all of which are set to be launched sometime in the first half of 2020.