- News tagged "amd"
Friday, 13 Jan 2012
It looks like AMD isn't going to sit quietly by as Intel steps up their plans to conquer the ultra-thin-and-light segment of the notebook market. AMD will be introducing what they call "Ultrathins" (a US$500 direct response to Intel's Ultrabooks) which run on AMD's Trinity processor chips.
AMD's Fusion is ready to tackle consumer electronics devices and that's exactly what AMD showed us in their meeting room at CES with AMD APU based tablets running Windows 8 and an Android ICS x86 port. Plus, there's even a TV powered by an APU too.
Monday, 9 Jan 2012
ASUS has launched its new graphics card featuring the Radeon HD 7970 GPU. The 28nm GPU is coupled with 3GB of GDDR5 for high memory bandwidth requirements. The card is also one of the first to feature a PCIe Gen3 interface that will potentially remove data bottlenecks between the GPU and CPU.
Tuesday, 3 Jan 2012
According to New Technik, AMD has revealed (and removed from) its official website the official specifications of the FX-6200 Black Edition processor, a new high-end desktop hexa-core processor with a clockspeed of 3.8 GHz and boost speeds of up to 4.1GHz.
Monday, 19 Dec 2011
Slides detailing the physical design and specifications of the AMD Radeon HD 7970 have been leaked. With information gleaned from them, AMD has made the card single-slot capable and it sports the familiar red and black color scheme.
Friday, 16 Dec 2011
Microsoft has released hotfixes for Windows 7-based and Windows Server 2008 R2-based systems that feature the AMD Bulldozer processors. These hotfixes are suppose to optimize the performance of Bulldozer CPUs on these systems.
Friday, 9 Dec 2011
Supporting three standard DVI monitors in AMD Eyefinity mode without the need for costly DisplayPort monitors, the Sapphire HD 6450 FleX delivers the most cost-effective Eyefinity solution available for increased productivity in tasks such as editing or business applications.
Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011
AMD Singapore organized a media update yesterday to give the local media a summary of its product milestones with focus on its Fusion APUs and FX family of processors. Other topic discussed were to douse rumors, their engineering focus and a new water cooling kit for enthusiasts.
Friday, 25 Nov 2011
According to a report from ExtremeTech, AMD will shift its 28nm APUs from Globalfoundries to TSMC and drop its Wichita and Krishna APUs, successors to its current C and E-Series APUs.
Thursday, 17 Nov 2011
Equipped with 1GB of DDR5 memory, clock speeds of 800MHz core, and 4000MHz for the memory, it delivers the same performance as the other models, except in a low profile format with a single slot cooler, making it one of the fastest low profile graphics cards available in the market.