It has been said for a while now that Intel’s glorious empire, on which the sun never sets, could be overthrown by barbarians, but so far the chip maker has managed to thrive.
Summit Ridge coming in Q1 2017
A set of leaked slides confirms that AMD has decided to brand its upcoming Zen-based Summit Ridge AM4 CPUs as Ryzen and these should be coming in Q1 2017.
Hits almost 70 FPS at 4K/UHD
AMD's next-generation Vega GPU is coming soon and according to the newest information, it packs enough punch to run Doom at 4K/UHD resolution at almost 70 FPS.
To full 1024 Stream Processors and 64 TMUs
According to a fresh overclocking guide, AMD Radeon RX 460 can actually be unlocked to its full potential, providing additional TMUs and Stream Processors as well as decent performance gain of anywhere between 10 and 12 percent.
Great Core i5 and RX 480 bundle with two games
It appears that AMD and Intel were caught together under the mistletoe and decided to make a neat Holiday Bundle in cooperation with Newegg.com.
The major driver update
AMD has released its newest major driver software update release for this year, named the AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition, which brings a couple of new features as well as performance improvements.
A rumor wheel turns like a hamster treadmill
Although the information is scarce and there is certainly no confirmation from either Intel or AMD, the rumor is that these two companies have signed a licensing deal that should put AMD GPU in future Intel CPUs.
Most likely a dual-GPU Polaris
A mystery AMD GPU has been spotted in the Ashes of the Singularity benchmark database, which goes in line with previous rumors that AMD is possibly preparing a new graphics card, called the RX 490.
It will be streamed
While waiting for Zen is remarkably like waiting for Godot, we have just been told that AMD will be holding a sneak peek of its high-performance Zen CPU on 13 December.
Bring optimizations for Watch Dogs 2
AMD has also released its fresh Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.11.5 Hotfix drivers which bring support for Watch Dogs 2 game as well as a few other optimizations and fixed issues.