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Monday, 23 Sep 2013

Alienware Unleashes Enhanced Aurora Gaming Desktop with Ivy Bridge-E Processors

Alienware Unleashes Enhanced Aurora Gaming Desktop with Ivy Bridge-E Processors

On top of powering on the latest Intel Core i7 processors including an Extreme Edition option, the Aurora gaming desktop comes loaded with the latest NVIDIA GeForce 700-series or AMD 8900-series graphics, providing support for immersive experiences, be it multi-display, 3D or higher resolutions beyond 1080p gaming.

Friday, 20 Sep 2013

Specifications of Top-End AMD 'Hawaii' R9 290X GPU Leaked

Specifications of Top-End AMD 'Hawaii' R9 290X GPU Leaked

The specifications of the top-end AMD 'Hawaii' R9 290X GPU have been leaked ahead of their planned launch next month. This new 28nm GPU is based on the company's 2nd generation Graphics Core Next microarchitecture. It is expected to compete with NVIDIA's GK110 graphics processor.

Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013

Biostar Releases Hi-Fi A88W 3D Based on AMD FM2+ Socket

Biostar Releases Hi-Fi A88W 3D Based on AMD FM2+ Socket

Biostar has released the Hi-Fi A88W 3D motherboard based on the new AMD FM2+ socket design that supports the Kaveri series of APUs.

Monday, 2 Sep 2013

AMD's New FM2+ CPUs Will Be Compatible Only with FM2+ Motherboards

AMD's New FM2+ CPUs Will Be Compatible Only with FM2+ Motherboards

According to motherboard makers, AMD's upcoming new CPUs utilizing the FM2+ socket design will only be compatible with new FM2+ motherboards. However, the new FM2+ motherboards will be backwards compatible with FM2 APUs.

MSI Announces AE220 AIO PC Based on AMD Kabini APU Platform

MSI Announces AE220 AIO PC Based on AMD Kabini APU Platform

Sporting a transparent bezel, the AE220 AIO PC is the first to feature the E2-3000/A4-5000 APU of AMD's Kabini platform. With AMD Radeon HD 8280/8330 integrated GPUs, MSI incorporates the "Flicker-Free" and Blue Light Control technologies into the AIO PC's Anti-Glare display.

Thursday, 22 Aug 2013

Rumor: AMD to Ship Next Gen High-End Hawaii-Based GPUs in October

Rumor: AMD to Ship Next Gen High-End Hawaii-Based GPUs in October

AMD is reportedly making plans to ship its next generation high-end GPUs in October this year. The upcoming GPUs are codenamed "Hawaii". Apparently, the company will be bypassing the Sea Islands GPUs that were next in line to replace the current AMD Radeon HD 7000 series GPUs.

Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013

AMD Radeon HD 7000 Series GPUs Currently Lack Support for DirectX 11.2

AMD Radeon HD 7000 Series GPUs Currently Lack Support for DirectX 11.2

According to AMD, the current crop of AMD Radeon HD 7000 series GPUs lack support for DirectX 11.2 application programming interface (API). This is apparently due to a change in the final specification of the programming framework, which wasn't anticipated by AMD.

Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013

AMD Initiates

AMD Initiates "Never Settle Forever" Game Bundle Program

The new program bundles a digital or in-box Radeon Rewards coupon with your purchase of select AMD Radeon HD 7000 Series products.

Wednesday, 17 Jul 2013

Chromebook Shipments Expected to Increase Dramatically

Chromebook Shipments Expected to Increase Dramatically

Chromebook shipments are expected to increase by two or even three folds in the second half of 2013. This is due to an increase in orders by current Chromebook manufacturers Lenovo, Acer, HP and Samsung, who are also said to be launching new Chromebooks.

Monday, 15 Jul 2013

AMD FX-9370 and FX-9590 Processors Available for Sale in US

AMD FX-9370 and FX-9590 Processors Available for Sale in US

CPU World has reported the availability of the AMD FX-9370 and FX-9590 CPUs in the United States. The eight-core AMD FX-9590 is able to reach a clock speed of 5GHz due to its Turbo Core feature. However, it is reported that both processors have an extreme high thermal design power (TDP) of 220W!

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