AMD crams 16 Zen 4 cores into gaming laptops with the Ryzen 7045 Series


AMD has announced its new Ryzen 7045 mobile CPU family. Codenamed Dragon Range, it’s AMD’s new flagship chip for high performance laptops extending all the way to 16 cores.

Essentially a repackaged version of the Ryzen 7000-series (opens in new tab) already seen on the desktop, it comes complete with Zen 4 architecture and chiplet engineering, with an I/O die and up to two CPU core dies.