Papermaster says 7nm is a tough lift
Published in Processors


Double our efforts


AMD supreme dalek Mark Papermaster says that moving to 7nm is proving a “tough lift".

AMD reveals its Ryzen Threadripper CPU box
Published in Processors


Unique box for AMD HEDT CPUs

AMD has officially revealed the retail box that will hold its upcoming Ryzen Threadripper CPUs and since this is a special CPU, it doesn't come as a surprise that AMD made a unique box for it.

Arctic Cooling AiO coolers support AMD Threadripper CPUs
Published in News


120, 240 and 360mm radiators

Arctic Cooling has jumped the gun announcing that it has updated its Liquid Freezer line of AiO coolers so these will support AMD's upcoming Threadripper processors and the new TR4 socket.

Asus shows its flagship AM4 motherboard
Published in Motherboards


The Asus ROG Crosshair VI Extreme

While Asus Crosshair VI Hero has getting praise as one of the best socket AM4 motherboards around, Asus has now unveiled the newest flagship motherboard based on AMD's X370 chipset, the Asus ROG Crosshair VI Extreme.

AMD RX Vega shows its performance in Budapest
Published in Graphics


Pitted against GTX 1080

AMD has started its Radeon on the Road tour with the event held in the Akvárium Klub in Budapest, Hungary, showing the Radeon RX Vega based system and comparing it to Geforce GTX 1080.

AMD Ryzen Threadripper could be bundled with AiO cooler
Published in Processors


Might be the only way to cool the Threadripper

According to information coming from Japan, AMD's upcoming Ryzen Threadripper CPUs could be bundled with an AiO liquid cooler, similar to some high-end FX-series CPUs launched by AMD earlier.

AMD Ryzen 3 prices leak ahead of launch
Published in Processors


US $129 for Ryzen 3 1300X and US $109 for 1200

According to a Reddit post, upcoming Ryzen 3 SKUs, the Ryzen 3 1300X and the Ryzen 3 1200, will be hitting the market at US $129 and US $109 (exc. VAT), respectively.

AMD reveals more Ryzen 3 series SKU details
Published in Processors


Ryzen 3 1300X and Ryzen 3 1200 coming on July 27

In addition to the Ryzen Threadripper details, AMD also revealed a bit more information about its Ryzen 3 series lineup, which is expected to be on retail/e-tail shelves on July 27th.

AMD reveals details on two Ryzen Threadripper SKUs
Published in Processors


Intel outperformed

AMD has posted a new Youtube video in which AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, revealed a few more details on two of the upcoming Ryzen Threadripper SKUs, including both clocks and pricing.

Germans run out of GPUs
Published in Graphics


Gold rush sparks shortage


Germany is seeing a national shortage in mid-range and high-end graphics cards, due to an increasing craze for mining the Ethereum cryptocurrency.