News tagged ‘amd’
Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014
Gigabyte has launched two AM1 platform motherboards for low-cost computing solutions. The boards support AMD Kabini APUs that are marked under the Athlon and Sempron APU brands. One key feature of the new Kabini APU is the total on-die integration of the Platform Control Hub (PCH).
Thursday, 3 Apr 2014
Details of the upcoming dual-GPU graphics card from AMD; the Radeon R9 295X2 has been leaked. At a glance, the card brings the previous generation ASUS ROG ARES II Radeon HD 7990 to mind.
Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014
One year ago, Club 3D introduced its MST (Multi Stream Transport) Hub that lets you add more display devices to an existing desktop or mobile system (that has a DisplayPort output). Now, the company is rolling out the first MST Hub with HDMI outputs.
Thursday, 27 Mar 2014
AMD has announced the FirePro W9100 graphics card for professional workstations. At its heart, is the Hawaii GPU that was most recently seen in end consumer AMD R9 290X and R9 290 graphics cards.
Thursday, 20 Mar 2014
AMD and Crytek have entered into a technology partnership that will add native Mantle graphics API support to CryEngine, the latest iteration of the game engine that has powered Crytek gaming titles since 2004.
AMD has announced three new game developer partnerships for AMD Gaming Evolved, an ISV relationship program that assists developers in creating an enhanced PC gaming experience. They are: Rebellion Developments, Square Enix and Xaviant.
Thursday, 6 Mar 2014
Sporting a design that reminisces the MSI Lightning series, the new card comes with 2 x 8-pin and 1 x 6-pin power connectors on board, guaranteeing a minimum of 450W available for overclocking. Also, the TriFrozr Thermal Design has been improved to dissipate heat more efficiently from the GPU and on-board components.
AMD has introduced its AM1 platform that features the AMD quad-core and dual-core Kabini APU into the component channel for system builders.
Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014
Both models also feature AMD Image Enhancement technology, Power Management, and multi-monitor support with AMD Eyefinity, as well as AMD HD3D support for stereoscopic output. They also support AMD CrossFire for enhanced performance using multiple cards in a suitable CrossFire-enabled mainboard and AMD APP Acceleration.
AMD has announced the availability of AMD Catalyst 14.2 Beta for Windows OS, as launch drivers for Thief. The new drivers promise graphical effects exclusive to the said game title, as well as improvements that include better support for the Mantle API, and multi-GPU frame pacing for Battlefield 3 and 4 titles.