Graphics card makers doing rather well
Published in Graphics


Nvidia's big names making big cash

Demand from the gaming market and VR is pushing up demand for graphics cards, and some of the big players are laughing all the way to the bank.

AMD adds WHQL-certification to Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.1
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Brings official support for Oculus Asynchronous Spacewarp

AMD has released a WHQL-certified version of its earlier Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.1 drivers, which bring the same game optimizations as well as official support for the recently unveiled Oculus Asynchronous Spacewarp feature.

AMD teams up with Alibaba Cloud
Published in News

There’s magic in those clouds

Chip firm AMD said it has struck an agreement with Alibaba Cloud to work together on research and cooperation on AMD Radeon Pro GPU technology.

AMD kills support for Gaming Evolved App
Published in Graphics


Does not bundle it with Radeon Software

AMD has apparently decided to discontinue support for Raptr's Gaming Evolved App which will no longer be bundled with Radeon Software drivers package.

Asus GTX 1050 Ti Expedition pictured ahead of launch
Published in Graphics


Coming on October 25th

We've now had a chance to check out the first picture of Asus' GTX 1050 Ti Expedition graphics card, leaked ahead of the rumored October 25th launch for both Nvidia's upcoming GP107-based graphics cards, the GTX 1050 Ti and the GTX 1050.

AMD’s FreeSync beating Nvidia’s G-Sync
Published in Graphics


Kitchen sink beating N-Sync

Monitors supporting AMD’s FreeSync adaptive sync tech are cleaning Nvidia’s G-Sync clock.

AMD enables DirectX 12 multi-GPU frame pacing
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Works in a couple of games

One thing that we apparently missed in AMD's recently released drivers is the fact that this release enabled multi-GPU frame pacing support in DirectX 12 on all GCN-enabled GPUs and AMD APUs based on the same architecture.

How good is Kaby Lake really?
Published in Processors


Not bad, but not 10nm according to PC World.

PC World has done a comparison test on Intel’s 14nm Kaby Lake to see how it stacks up with earlier versions.

AMD releases Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.1 drivers
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Brings optimizations for Gears of War 4 and Mafia 3

AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.1 drivers which have all the necessary optimizations for two new games, Gears of War 4 and Mafia 3, as well as a couple of other minor fixes and improvements.

Wells Fargo gives AMD the thumbs up
Published in News


Polaris could shift market away from Nvidia

Former organisers of the pony express turned market analysts, Wells Fargo, have given AMD’s new range of graphics chips the thumbs up.