- News tagged "amd"
Monday, 3 Feb 2014
AMD has released the Catalyst 14.1 beta drivers, with support for the Mantle API. For a start, the new drivers are touted to deliver a more fluid gaming experience for Mantle-based game titles.
Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014
AMD has released its first 64-bit, ARM-based Opteron A1100 series processors for servers. These chips support 4- or 8-core ARM Cortex-A57 processors. The company also announced its contribution of a new micro server design, based on the Opteron A-series, to the Open Compute Project.
Thursday, 23 Jan 2014
AMD has announced the immediate availability of two new Opteron 6300 series processors. They are the 12-core 6338P and the 16-core 6370P chips, based on the Piledriver 32nm microarchitecture. According to AMD, these Socket G34 chips are optimized to deliver improved performance per-watt for hardware virtualization.
Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014
On top of its usual features, the PowerColor Devil R9 270X card comes bundled with a limited edition PowerColor Devil mouse pad, and BF4 games, while stocks last.
Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014
The new graphics card allows one to six displays to be connected, and, like its R9 290 and R9 290X siblings, it comes integrated with AMD TrueAudio which reduces CPU loads up to 14% compared to rendering sound with the on-board audio chip.
Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014
Incorporated with ASUS's DirectCU II technology, both the R9 290X DirectCU II and R9 290 DirectCU II cards run up to 20% cooler and up to three times quieter as compared to their respective reference models.
Gigabyte has announced official support for the recently launched AMD Kaveri APUs for its FM2+ motherboards. Consumers can choose from four different chipsets, from the top-end AMD A88X to the A55 that is suitable for entry-level PCs.
Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014
ASRock has just announced two of its AMD FM2+ motherboards have been certified to support AMD 2400MHz+ AMP (AMD Memory Profile). This means with the selection of a BIOS setting, and supported memory modules, their operating frequencies can be set easily.
Monday, 13 Jan 2014
Club 3D has added two new R9 270X cards to its range of Pokerseries gaming cards.
VESA has announced DockPort as an official extension to the existing DisplayPort standard. DockPort is a nascent technology that “enables high-speed USB 3.0 data over the existing DisplayPort connector.”