Nvidia wins market share from AMD
Published in Graphics

Year of shrinking

It would appear that the world is rushing to Nvidia to buy its latest GPU at the expense of AMD.

AMD working on Virtual Reality too
Published in Graphics

Cooperation, not VR headsets

We became aware of a few VR-related things back in mid-2014, and one of them was that both AMD and Nvidia were investing a lot of resources in Virtual Reality. 

AMD Carrizo specs revealed at ISSCC
Published in Processors

Higher density, lower power

AMD has revealed more details about its upcoming Carrizo APU at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC).

Bandwidth might not be everything for HBM Fiji
Published in Graphics

History lesson

AMD Hawaii came in late 2013 with a 512-bit memory interface, which was surprising, but the card did quite well against Nvidia's Kepler-based Geforce 780 TI in the high-end.

Most AMD Radeon 300 series based on older GCN architecture
Published in Graphics

Only Fiji is an all-new chip

While we are getting close to the launch of AMD's new Radeon 300-series lineup, a new report suggest that most of the upcoming Radeon 300 series will be based on older GCN 1.1 and GCN 1.2 architecture while Fiji GPU will actuallly be the only new chip.

Acer announces XG270HU monitor with AMD FreeSync
Published in Graphics

Coming in March

While it has already launched quite a few monitors with support for Nvidia G-Sync, Acer has now unveiled the new XG270HU 27-inch 2560x1440 resolution monitor that will support AMD FreeSync, and be available in March.

AMD confirms new Kaveri
Published in Processors
18 February 2015

AMD confirms new Kaveri

Cheap and unlocked

AMD has confirmed that it is releasing new AMD A8-7650K APUs on February 20.

AMD Fiji HBM limited to 4GB stacked memory
Published in Graphics

Cannot fit more on 2.5D interposer

In early January we heard a thing or two about an AMD card codenamed Fiji, the one that comes with High Bandwidth Memory (HBM). 

More AMD R9 300 series details show up
Published in Graphics

Grenada is refined Hawaii

There have been plenty of rumors regarding AMD's upcoming R9 300 series and today we have a fresh set of leaks that not only talks about the Hawaii GPU refresh, but also puts all recent rumors and details in context.

AMD putting finishing touches on Radeon R9 300 series
Published in Graphics

AMD confirms on Facebook

While there have been plenty of rumors regarding AMD's upcoming Radeon R9 300 series graphics cards, including details on the Fiji XT GPU and High-Bandwidth Memory (HBM), AMD has now officially confirmed that it is putting the finishing touches on the new Radeon R9 300 series.