AMD's Naples Zen has 32 cores
Published in Processors

Exclusive: Server chip with 64 threads arriving in 2017

Fudzilla has scored some exclusive details about the coming AMD Zen chip that will have as much as 32 cores, 64 threads and more L3 cache than you can poke a stick at.

AMD Radeon RX 480 3DMark 11 performance shows up
Published in Graphics

Scores P14461 in 3DMark 11

AMD Radeon RX 480 3DMark 11 benchmark score has been spotted online and it appears that it should pack quite a punch for its price.

AMD thinks the future is immersive devices
Published in Wearables

Those are not devices you use in the bath

AMD thinks that the future of technology will be immersive devices and software.

Nvidia falling behind AMD in gaming refresh
Published in News

Analyst claims RX change was better than Pascal

MKM analyst Ian Ing claims that AMD’s recent gaming refresh was better done than Nvidia’s.

Microsoft to delay Surface Pro 5
Published in Mobiles

Wants to get Kaby Lake

It is beginning to look like the technology industry has written off 2016 as an annus horribilis and is only thinking about 2017. Microsoft has decided to delay its Surface Pro 5 from late 2016 to 2017 possibly so that it is not cursed.

Inventory issues as Intel and AMD delay CPU releases
Published in Processors

New platforms not until January

We have been expecting Intel and AMD to release their new generation CPU’s by the end of the year, but now it looks like we will not see them until Janaury.

AMD also rolls out new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.6.1 drivers
Published in Graphics

Mirror's Edge Catalyst support and couple of fixes

Following the launch of EA's new Mirror's Edge Catalyst game, AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.6.1 drivers, which, in addition to optimizations for a couple of games, also bring a couple of bug fixes.

Apple 2016 laptops will have AMD GPUs
Published in Graphics

Nvidia snubbed as Apple goes AMD

It looks like Nvidia is not getting a look inside the marketing powerhouse which is the Apple Walled Garden of Delights .

Intel does not think you need a GPU for HPC
Published in Graphics

Nvidia is losing ground to the coprocessor

Nvidia might have scored a few wins by touting its GPU’s in the HPC market, but it is starting to lose ground to the co-processor, according to Intel’s Diane Bryant.

AMD Radeon RX 480 CrossFire rendering differently vs GTX 1080
Published in Graphics

May be an optimization issue

On Tuesday, AMD unveiled Radeon RX 480, the first graphics card in its tenth-generation Radeon lineup, based on 14nm FinFET Polaris architecture, and already some critics have claimed that some aspects of the benchmark are not giving an accurate presentation of CrossFireX performance when tested against Nvidia's high-end Geforce GTX 1080.