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Finding AMD processors with NPT/RVI virtualization support?

Question asked by rujan on Nov 1, 2016
Latest reply on Nov 3, 2016 by rujan

I'm searching for a CPU with the Nested Page tables (NPT) a.k.a. Rapid Virtualization Indexing (RVI) extension.

Reason is to run hardware-enforced memory virtualization using SLAT under the newest hypervisors.

More info:


First I checked if my current CPU has NPT:

For windows:

For linux:



Typing the command: # less /proc/cpuinfo did not show a NPT flag. Meaning, my AMD A8-7600 CPU does not support it.


Then I tried to find out which CPU's do.

The only thing I found was this list:

But this seems a bit outdated as only older processor families are included.


Question: How can I find AMD processors with NPT/RVI?