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Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014

AMD's Catalyst Omega drivers out

AMD's Catalyst Omega drivers out

First announced at AMD's Future of Compute event last month, AMD's newest Catalyst drivers (named Omega) have finally been released to the general public. Catalyst Omega brings tons of new features and improvements for AMD hardware. Find out what they are and where to get the new drivers inside.

Monday, 24 Nov 2014

AMD officially announces Carrizo, the next-gen APU

AMD officially announces Carrizo, the next-gen APU

Codenamed Carrizo, the new APU will directly succeed AMD's big Kaveri launch early this year and is aimed at performance mobile computing devices, including the currently trending convertible form factor models, and AIO desktops. Leading the change in Carrizo is its new Excavator core, so dig in for in for more details and expectations.

Sunday, 23 Nov 2014

Japanese developers start to embrace AMD's Mantle

Japanese developers start to embrace AMD's Mantle

Thus far, it has only been mostly western developers who are developing games that'll use Mantle technology. At AMD's Future of Compute event though, that changed. Two giants in the Japanese video games industry have signed on. Who are they? Read on to find out.

Thursday, 20 Nov 2014

AMD's Freesync technology is almost here and Samsung's leading the charge

AMD's Freesync technology is almost here and Samsung's leading the charge

AMD's Freesync is set to completely eliminate screen-tearing in games if everything goes smoothly. Samsung has stepped up to the plate in support of AMD, with plans to release Freesync compatible monitors. Will AMD and Samsung be the driving forces behind one of gaming's next big thing?

Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014

Leaked: AMD Radeon R9 390X graphics card in the works

Leaked: AMD Radeon R9 390X graphics card in the works

A leaked picture of what appears to be an Asetek-designed GPU cooler hints at a new AMD graphics card. Read on to uncover more details.

Thursday, 4 Sep 2014

AMD FreeSync technology not supported across the board

AMD FreeSync technology not supported across the board

According to The Tech Report, the AMD FreeSync technology doesn’t enjoy across-the-board support on its Radeon GPUs. FreeSync is the company’s answer to NVIDIA’s G-Sync; both technologies attempt to align a graphics card’s draw rates with the refresh rates of the monitor for smoother display.

Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014

More AMD Radeon R9 285 graphics cards released!

More AMD Radeon R9 285 graphics cards released!

Three more add-in card partners have released their AMD Radeon R9 285 wares. Read on to see what they have to offer!

Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014

 AMD officially announces Radeon R9 285 graphics card

AMD officially announces Radeon R9 285 graphics card

AMD has officially launched its Radeon R9 285 graphics card. The company also announced a number of sweetener deals, in addition to this latest addition to its Radeon R9 series GPUs.

Thursday, 28 Aug 2014

AMD Radeon R9 285 graphics cards from two add-in card partners announced

AMD Radeon R9 285 graphics cards from two add-in card partners announced

Add-in card partners, PowerColor and Sapphire, have announced their wares based on the new AMD Radeon R9 285. This new addition to the AMD R9 series plugs the gap between the R9 280X and the R9 270X GPUs.

Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014

AMD announces Radeon R7 SSDs in collaboration with OCZ/Toshiba

AMD announces Radeon R7 SSDs in collaboration with OCZ/Toshiba

AMD has just announced its new mid to high-end Radeon-branded R7 SSDs, which was designed in collaboration with OCZ and Toshiba. What's more, you can expect it to hit local stores soon!

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