News tagged ‘amd’
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.
Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014
AMD has officially launched the Radeon R9 280 graphics card that was conspicuously missing from the R9 lineup. The Radeon R9 and R7 graphics cards were first announced in November last year. The Radeon R9 280 is viewed as a replacement for the existing Tahiti Pro-based Radeon HD 7950.
Monday, 3 Mar 2014
AMD announced their FirePro R5000 remote graphics card has been certified to support a number of professional graphics applications. It delivers the benefits of GCN-based graphics processing over Teracidi’s proprietary PC-over-IP (PCoIP) technology, on a remote server/thin client setup.
Friday, 28 Feb 2014
Sapphire has unveiled its AMD R7 240 2GB DDR3 low profile graphics card. It is targeted at small form factor desktop systems that face internal space constraints.