Xbox 3 CPU architecture and specifications leaked

After few weeks Microsoft will introduce the Next Xbox 3, a new generation of console to be released later this year, more details about the hardware leaked today and exactly the architecture of the CPU, which is basically something like an APU from AMD and named "Durango".

VGLeaks leaked a picture showing the architecture used on the Xbox 3 CPU, the central chip is divided into two modules, each one uses its own 2MB of high performance L2 cache memory interconnected with four cores which mean eight core in total supporting 8 physical threads, these core are running @ 1,6 GHz and uses the 64-bit technology, this architecture is very close to the one inside the Playstation 4.


Cache Policy Ways Set Size Line Size Sharing
L1 I Read only 2 256 64 bytes Dedicated to 1 core
L1 D Write-allocate, write-back 8 64 64 bytes Dedicated to 1 core
L2 Write-allocate, write-back, inclusive 16 2048 64 bytes Shared by module
Xbox 3 CPU architectures
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Xbox 3 CPU architecture and specifications leaked Xbox 3 CPU architecture and specifications leaked Reviewed by Maherr Live on Thursday, February 28, 2013 Rating: 5