AMD also releases Radeon Software drivers for Overwatch
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Total War: Warhammer, Vulkan API DOTA 2 and couple of fixes

AMD has also released its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.3 Beta drivers that brings driver optimizations for Blizzard's new multiplayer FPS game, Overwatch, couple of other games, as well as new Crossfire profiles and bug fixes.

AMD officially announces its Computex 2016 press event
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Top brass at the event

AMD has now officially announced its press conference that will be held on June 1st, during Computex 2016 show in Taipei, Taiwan, which will be all about Polaris GPU updates as well as AMD's 7th generation A-series APUs.

AMD clawing back GPU market share
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Wednesday, 18 May 2016 11:55

AMD clawing back GPU market share


Latest Mercury Research

Figures from Mercury Research show that AMD appears to be clawing back some market share.

AMD releases Radeon 16.5.2.1 hotfix drivers
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Boost Doom performance on some Radeon card

AMD has released its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.2.1 hotfix drivers which brings Doom performance improvements on some AMD Radeon graphics cards.

We are beginning to sense AMD’s cunning plan
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Marketing might not be as daft as we thought

AMD’s Polaris strategy is becoming a bit clearer and even if we thought that the fabless chipmaker might have dropped the ball a bit, it's cunning plan is starting to make sense.

AMD rolls out new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.2 drivers
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One to have when Doom launches tomorrow

Just a day ahead of the Bethesda's official launch of the new Doom game, AMD has rolled out its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.2 drivers which include all the game optimizations for the game.

AMD allegedly pulls Vega launch forward
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Thursday, 12 May 2016 02:10

AMD allegedly pulls Vega launch forward


From early 2017 to October 2016

It appears that Nvidia has struck a right chord with its Pascal-based GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 graphics cards as it has allegedly forced AMD to pull the launch of its high-end Vega GPU forward, from early 2017 to October 2016.

PC industry goes even lower
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Tuesday, 10 May 2016 14:05

PC industry goes even lower


How low can you go?

Beancounters working for Canalys gave added up some numbers and divided by their shoe size and worked out that PC sales have fallen 13 per cent mroe than the previous year.

AMD could announce Polaris graphics cards in late May
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Launching at Computex 2016 show

According to a fresh rumor report, AMD could announced its first Polaris GPU architecture based graphics cards at a dedicated event in China, in late May.

First AMD Zen chips may not be quad-core parts
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AMD prepares for IPC race with Intel

In May 2015, we reported that AMD’s first Zen CPUs, launching in Q4 2016, would most likely be quad-core chips based on a presentation slide showing the company’s Zen core units scaling up to four cores with shared L3 cache. According to new information released one year later, this may not be the case and, the company could be preparing to launch eight and six-core variants in a tight efficiency race against Intel's 'Kaby Lake' CPUs.