Consumer desktop and mobile products
Last week AMD announced its next generation PRO series APUs for business desktop and notebook PCs and now some more details have come to light.
In new Dell Precision 3510, 7510 and 7710
AMD was quite keen to announce that Dell has chosen AMD's new FirePro mobile workstation graphics cards for its new Dell Precision 3510, 7510 and 7710 series mobile workstation notebooks, including the FirePro W7170M, FirePro W5170M and the AMD FirePro W5130M.
Fixes Catalyst 15.9 memory leak issue
AMD has released its new Catalyst 15.9.1 Beta drivers which are mostly an updated Catalyst 15.9 Beta drivers with a fix for a major video memory leak bug.
More rumours – this time from the Orient
We wrote a story a while back claiming that GloFlo was going to develop its own 7nm 10nm free from the licencing constraints of its partner Samsung. This was greeted by much mirth at the time, but it is looking like we were right.
We warned you
While we want AMD to do well to balance the Intel and Nvidia empires, it does seem that the outfit cannot get a break. Today it announced that it is letting 500 staff go and will begin another wave of restructuring.
Based on Godaveri and Carrizo
Troubled chipmaker AMD's has launched its Pro APUs quietly with just one major customer so far, the maker of expensive printer ink HP.
Three levels of performance
AMD has announced a new range of discrete graphics for embedded systems raning from "power efficient" to "high performance" and "ultra-high performance."
Game optimizations and bug fixes
AMD has released its latest Catalyst 15.9 Beta drivers that will bring game optimizations for upcoming beta phase of Star Wars Battlefront game as well as a couple of bug fixes.
What is the sound of 16nm FinFET clapping
Amid rumours of Globalfoundries' slow 14nm FinFET yield, it appears that AMD has taken its Zen project to TSMC.