- News tagged "amd"
Friday, 17 May 2013
Jon Peddie Research has reported the shipment figures for graphics chips for Q1 of this year. It also tallied the market share figures for major players like Intel, AMD and NVIDIA. While Intel has retained the lion's share, it has slid 5.3 per cent compared to its last quarter.
Thursday, 16 May 2013
AMD has unveiled its Radeon HD 8970M mobile graphics chip that is the most powerful from its Radeon HD 8000M stable. The new chip packs twice the number of stream processors as the 8870M graphics chip, and the company claims that it can be up to 54 per cent faster than NVIDIA's GeForce 680M.
Thursday, 25 Apr 2013
Featuring the GCN (Graphics Core Next) architecture, the GV-R799D5-6GD-B offers a whopping 6GB of GDDR5 memory, and comes with AMD technologies such as ZeroCore Power, Eyefinity, HD3D, and App Acceleration.
Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013
Sapphire has announced that it will start shipping the HD 7990, the fastest graphics card available at the moment that's based on the GCN (Graphics Core Next) architecture from AMD, from 24 April.
AMD has unveiled the embedded G-series system on chip (SoC) platform that features the next generation 'Jaguar' CPU architecture and Radeon 8000 series graphics engine. It marks the company's strategic push to markets beyond that of the PC industry.
Monday, 22 Apr 2013
AMD revealed its former CTO of Graphics Product Group, Mr. Raja Koduri has rejoined its ranks after he left Apple. He will lead engineering efforts in visual computing, reporting to Chief Technology Officer Mark Papermaster, another former Apple executive.
Thursday, 18 Apr 2013
According to a report by Ocaholic, the AMD Radeon HD 7990 card will be officially launched on 24th April. The card is reported to feature two 'improved' Tahiti GPUs, and they will be kept cool with a triple-fan cooling system.
Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013
BIOSTAR has announced that its FM2 motherboards are ready to support the new "Richland" APUs via BIOS and driver updates.
Sapphire has just added a 2GB model to its existing lineup of Radeon HD 7790 graphics cards. Purchasers will get a voucher for a free copy of the BioShock Infinite from participating retailers.
Friday, 12 Apr 2013
AMD is expanding the "Never Settle: Reloaded" program to include the "Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon" title, which will be joining the promotion across all of the AMD Radeon graphics products participating in the program.