- News tagged "amd"
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.”
Thursday, 9 Jan 2014
VisionTek has just announced the CryoVenom graphics card with a custom built water cooling system. The CryoVenom features an overclocked AMD Radeon R9 290 GPU that is cooled by a water block, and a backplate solution, ensuring its optimal performance under extreme temperatures.
PowerColor has announced the PCS+ R9 290X and R9 290 graphics cards. Both cards feature overclocked GPU cores and video memory. Fret not as they are cooled by the PCS+ cooling solution that the company claims to be 24% cooler than reference design ones.
Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014
While AMD executives were busy focusing on their APU strategy for the desktop, gaming and mobile space, they also managed to make a quick update of three new GPUs to join the notebook mobile Radeon graphics line-up. But are they really new? We give you our findings.
Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014
Sure, we've seen dual-booting Windows/Android hybrids before. But convergence just got real at CES, as both Intel and AMD confirmed plans to help PC makers shoehorn Android onto Windows devices.