- News tagged "amd"
Thursday, 30 Jun 2016
The Radeon RX 480 was launched just yesterday, but it looks like a more powerful Polaris GPU may be on the way.
Wednesday, 22 Jun 2016
Rumors have surfaced that certain design problems with USB 3.1 transmission speeds on AMD's Zen chipset could lead to increased costs for board manufacturers.
Friday, 17 Jun 2016
AMD has apparently more than doubled down on its upcoming Zen processors; read on for more details.
Tuesday, 14 Jun 2016
At the PC Gaming Show at E3 today, AMD showed off a new Alienware reference PC with a Radeon RX 480 installed inside. The kicker was that the system was small enough to fit in a backpack, potentially paving the way for truly mobile VR experiences.
AMD has announced the Radeon RX 460 and RX 470, two new Polaris graphics cards that join the recently announced Radeon RX 480 in offering robust gaming performance in a compact, lower-powered package.
Thursday, 9 Jun 2016
News has emerged that Intel and AMD have postponed the release of their next-generation processors to early next year, with plans to launch during CES 2017. If the reports turn out to be accurate, we may have to wait a little while longer for Kaby Lake and Zen.
Wednesday, 8 Jun 2016
Bristol Ridge may have dropped at Computex 2016, but that's far from the last we're going to see of AMD this year. AMD's upcoming AM4 socket will support both Bristol Ridge APUs and Zen CPUs, and as luck would have it, an AM4 motherboard has just been spotted on the internet.
Thursday, 2 Jun 2016
AMD publicly demonstrated their latest "Zen" core at their press conference this morning, signifying the silicon's health and the company's determination to go head on with Intel's dominance in the high-performance desktop market.
Wednesday, 1 Jun 2016
Formerly codenamed Bristol Ridge and Stoney Ridge, at Computex Taipei 2016 today, AMD announced its latest line-up of 7th generation APUs consisting of nine different processors ranging from the highest end AMD FX series to the AMD A- and E-series of processors.
AMD took the wraps off its latest graphics card based on the new Polaris architecture. Marketed as the Radeon RX 480, the card will start at a price tag of just US$199. Is that enough to grab market share off its competitor?