AMD Ryzen 8040 Series Mobile CPUs Specs and Features

by Shumail Ali
AMD Ryzen 8040 Series

At the Advancing AI event, AMD introduced the Ryzen 8040 series of mobile processors, showcasing innovation. This series takes a significant leap in on-chip AI acceleration, meeting the growing demands of AI-driven applications on mobile devices. AMD is at the forefront of the mobile processing industry with this advancement.

Key Features of the Ryzen 8040 Series

To efficiently process AI on devices and save battery, the Ryzen 8040 series tackles on-device AI needs. Dedicated accelerators on processors handle memory for vector calculations of small, pretrained models.

AMD Ryzen 8040 SpecsBuilding on the Ryzen 7040 series success, the Ryzen 8040 series improves performance. AMD proudly advances from the Ryzen 7040’s 10 TOPS to an impressive 16 TOPS in the Ryzen 8040 series.

Ryzen 8040 Series Mobile CPUs Specifications

Max boost (GHz) Cores Threads NPU Power class Integrated graphics
Ryzen 9 8945HS 5.2 8 16 Yes 35-54W Radeon 780M
Ryzen 7 8845HS 5.1 8 16 Yes 35-54W Radeon 780M
Ryzen 7 8840HS 5.1 8 16 Yes 20-30W Radeon 780M
Ryzen 7 8840U 5.1 8 16 Yes 15-30W Radeon 780M
Ryzen 5 8645HS 5 6 12 Yes 35-54W Radeon 760M
Ryzen 5 8640HS 4.9 6 12 Yes 20-30W Radeon 760M
Ryzen 5 8640U 4.9 6 12 Yes 15-30W Radeon 760M
Ryzen 5 8540U 4.9 6 12 No 15-30W Radeon 740M
Ryzen 3 8440U 4.7 4 8 No 15-30W Radeon 740M

The Ryzen 8040 series release is a crucial step in adding AI capabilities to mobile processors. The next-gen XDNA 2 processors, expected in 2024, promise three times better generative AI performance than Hawk Point, showcasing AMD’s dedication to advancing AI.

However, it’s essential to recognize that not all 8040-series CPUs have the NPU. The two cheapest processors lack this feature, impacting budget buyers’ access to advanced capabilities.

Moreover, the collective focus on AI in mobile devices encourages developers to use APIs for offloading inferencing and generative work. This joint effort aims to optimize user experience and enhance AI applications.

Acer announces Nitro V 16 with AMD Ryzen 8040

Acer has stepped up in the gaming laptop market, introducing the Nitro V 16 with the AMD Ryzen 8040 series processor. This move precedes Intel’s awaited Meteor Lake launch, making the Nitro V 16 a strong competitor. Powered by AMD’s Ryzen 8040 series, the Nitro V 16 assures impressive gaming performance and a sturdy user experience.

Acer Nitro V 16

Features Specification
Processor AMD Ryzen 7 8845HS (Zen 4 architecture)
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce RTX 40-series (up to RTX 4060)
Display 16-inch, 16:10 panel
Resolution Options 2560 x 1600 or 1920 x 1200
Refresh Rates Up to 165 Hz
RAM Up to 32GB DDR5-5600
Storage Up to 2TB PCIe Gen 4 SSD
Ports USB 4 Type-C, 2x USB 3 Type-A, HDMI, microSD card reader
Wireless Wi-Fi 6E

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