- News tagged "amd"
Monday, 2 Sep 2013
According to motherboard makers, AMD's upcoming new CPUs utilizing the FM2+ socket design will only be compatible with new FM2+ motherboards. However, the new FM2+ motherboards will be backwards compatible with FM2 APUs.
Sporting a transparent bezel, the AE220 AIO PC is the first to feature the E2-3000/A4-5000 APU of AMD's Kabini platform. With AMD Radeon HD 8280/8330 integrated GPUs, MSI incorporates the "Flicker-Free" and Blue Light Control technologies into the AIO PC's Anti-Glare display.
Thursday, 22 Aug 2013
AMD is reportedly making plans to ship its next generation high-end GPUs in October this year. The upcoming GPUs are codenamed "Hawaii". Apparently, the company will be bypassing the Sea Islands GPUs that were next in line to replace the current AMD Radeon HD 7000 series GPUs.
Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013
According to AMD, the current crop of AMD Radeon HD 7000 series GPUs lack support for DirectX 11.2 application programming interface (API). This is apparently due to a change in the final specification of the programming framework, which wasn't anticipated by AMD.
Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013
The new program bundles a digital or in-box Radeon Rewards coupon with your purchase of select AMD Radeon HD 7000 Series products.
Wednesday, 17 Jul 2013
Chromebook shipments are expected to increase by two or even three folds in the second half of 2013. This is due to an increase in orders by current Chromebook manufacturers Lenovo, Acer, HP and Samsung, who are also said to be launching new Chromebooks.
Monday, 15 Jul 2013
CPU World has reported the availability of the AMD FX-9370 and FX-9590 CPUs in the United States. The eight-core AMD FX-9590 is able to reach a clock speed of 5GHz due to its Turbo Core feature. However, it is reported that both processors have an extreme high thermal design power (TDP) of 220W!
Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013
Sapphire has introduced two new HD 7730 models to its existing series of Radeon HD 7700 graphics cards.
Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013
Maxthon has partnered with AMD to release its new Windows-based Maxthon Cloud browser, which is optimized for AMD's next generation of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs).
Friday, 21 Jun 2013
AMD has just announced its first ARM-based server processor, codenamed 'Seattle' that will feature ARM Cortex-A57 cores. It will be available initially as an 8-core processor, with a 16-core version to follow later. Volume production of the chip is slated for the second quarter of 2014.