AMD brings out the Magnum Force
Published in Graphics

Mystery product

It would appear that AMD has a mystery product called Magnum which seems to have something to do FPGA and DTV.

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

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. 

AMD's Zen man Keller defects to Samsung
Published in Processors

That was Zen but this is now

The brains behind some key CPU designs in AMD and Apple has defected to Samsung.

Can SoC save AMD's bacon
Published in Processors

AMD Embedded R-Series details 

The troubled chipmaker AMD thinks it is onto a winner with its new AMD Embedded R-Series SOC processors.

AMD's 2016 GPU doubles performance per watt
Published in Graphics

CEO confirms spec

Troubled AMD's CEO has been attempting to rally the troops with further promises about how good things are going to be next year.  

ARM chips no help to AMD
Published in Processors

Not doing as well as expected

Buried in the AMD results was a note which seemed to hint that AMD's plan to flog ARM based server chips was not going very well.

More poor results from AMD
Published in News

Has to flog plant 

AMD's woes are deepening as its profits continue to fall and it lacks any high tech product to pull its nadgers out of the fire.

AMD releases Catalyst 15.10 Beta drivers
Published in Graphics

DirectX 12 optimisations for Ashes of the Singularity

AMD has released its latest Catalyst 15.10 Beta drivers which, among other fixes and improvements, brings DirectX 12 optimisations to the Ashes of the Singularity game.

AMD loses top brain to Nvidia
Published in Processors

Phil Rogers defects

AMD is reeling after the high profile exit of one its top CPU brains Phil to rival Nvidia.