DirectX 12 sports an impressive  multi-GPU feature
Published in Graphics


Provides a decent performance boost

Microsoft's upcoming DirectX 12 API will bring plenty of performance improvements but one the most impressive is its ability to mix GPUs and combine Radeon and Geforce graphics cards for some extra performance.

"Custom" white Asus R9 Nano seen
Published in Graphics
Monday, 26 October 2015 17:22

"Custom" white Asus R9 Nano seen


Unclear what is under the bonnet

The AMD Radeon R9 Nano graphics card, based on Fiji GPU and HBM, has been on the market for a while and it appears that Asus has decided to make a pimped up version with a white cooler shroud. 

Gaming hardware market to grow to $30B by 2018
Published in Games
Saturday, 24 October 2015 12:01

Gaming hardware market to grow to $30B by 2018


Jon Peddie Research's prediction 

Jon Peddie Research have come up with the recent analysis of the PC hardware gaming market and claim the market is set to grow in the next few years.

Gigabyte announces new Radeon R9 Fury WindForce graphics card
Published in Graphics


Slight factory-overclock and triple-fan cooler

Gigabyte has announced its new Radeon R9 Fury custom graphics card that will feature a well known triple-slot, triple-fan WindForce 3X cooler.

AMD Fiji-based dual-GPU could be called Radeon R9 Gemini
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Spotted in shipping manifest

While we already knew that AMD is working on a Fiji-based dual-GPU flagship graphics card, the newest leak from a shipping manifest suggest that AMD might name it as the Radeon R9 Gemini.

EK Water Blocks releases R9 Nano block
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 19:10

EK Water Blocks releases R9 Nano block


Full-cover water block for Radeon R9 Nano

EK Water Blocks, a well known liquid cooling manufacturer from Slovenia, has released its newest full-cover water blocks designed for AMD's Radeon R9 Nano graphics card, the EK-FC R9 Nano.

XFX working on liquid-cooled R9 Fury
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 14:04

XFX working on liquid-cooled R9 Fury


With factory-overclocked GPU

While the Radeon R9 Fury X was the only graphics card in the Fury series shipping with AiO liquid cooler, this will apparently change as XFX is working on a Radeon R9 Fury (non-X) version that will feature a similar cooling system.

AMD Radeon R9 380X comes in late October
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 15:08

AMD Radeon R9 380X comes in late October


With 256-bit memory interface

AMD's Radeon R9 380X will come in late October and will pack 4GB of GDDR5 memory with 256-bit memory interface.

AMD Radeon R9 380X with Tonga XT GPU spotted
Published in Graphics
Monday, 14 September 2015 16:28

AMD Radeon R9 380X with Tonga XT GPU spotted


Coming with fully enabled Tonga GPU

We already talked about a possible fully-enabled Tonga GPU back when Radeon R9 285 was launched, and now it appears that AMD has finally decided to launch such GPU which will be a part of Radeon R9 380X graphics card.

AMD Radeon R9 Nano hits retail/e-tail, gets reviewed
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For US $649/€699

Although officially launched in late August, the AMD Fiji GPU-based mini-ITX Radeon R9 Nano has now started to show up in retail/e-tail, priced at US $649 in the US and around €699 in Europe. The first reviews are coming in.