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#1
What`s AGESA code?
It`s update for my Bios.
 
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#2
"...The AMD Generic Encapsulated Software Architecture (AGESA) is a library of validated processor procedures designed to aid customers with
quick adoption of AMD technology into their products...this agesa code was responsible at power-up, for changing the CPU "P-state" from Min P-state, (minimum frequency, reduced
power consumption) to the maximum performance max P-state..." Source

Google is your friend. ;)

basically it just sounds like, they have updated the CPu code library, to maybe fix bugs and/or add more CPU's to the support list. (probably the latter)
 
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What`s that means?
From Min to the max P-state?
 
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#4
What`s that means?
From Min to the max P-state?
Its just basically a library or table , telling the bios how to control the CPU. different states, etc.
In terms of a bios update, like I said it just means they have probably added some more CPU's in the support list.
 
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I see. I though there`s some more changes. Ok. Thank you :)