AMD FirePro S9170 server GPU announced
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 09 July 2015 12:43

AMD FirePro S9170 server GPU announced


32GB single-GPU server card

AMD has announced the release of the FirePro S9170 server GPU which it claims is the world's first and fastest 32GB single-GPU server card.

Sapphire's custom Radeon R9 Fury (non-X) leaks
Published in Graphics


Coming in two versions with Tri-X cooler

While we already head a lot regarding specifications of the Fiji-based Radeon R9 Fury (non-X) graphics card, now these specifications are pretty much confirmed as two custom Sapphire Radeon R9 Fury graphics cards have leaked online.

Intel Cannonlake 10nm delayed beyond 2016
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 13:53

Intel Cannonlake 10nm delayed beyond 2016


Just as well it has no rivals 

A couple of weeks ago we said that Intel was delaying its Cannonlake processors and its next-generation Kaby Lake processors.

AMD Radeon R9 Fury Pro revealed
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 12:00

AMD Radeon R9 Fury Pro revealed


Or at least rumoured

AMD mentioned that the AMD Radeon R9 Fury STRIX graphics card was coming out at the 'New Era of PC Gaming' presentation but we did not  see anything. 

Intel is draining AMD
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 11:32

Intel is draining AMD


Not just soft sales

AMD is losing ground against Intel and it is not just because of poor PC sales.

AMD prepares another round of lay-offs
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 09:35

AMD prepares another round of lay-offs


Cost cutting

AMD is morphing into a new company and it doesn’t help that the Q2 2015 APU sales is weaker than expected. 

Nvidia website lists FreeSync monitor as G-sync
Published in Graphics


Helping out the AMD sales machine?

One of our avid readers has spotted that the Nvidia G-Sync website has one FreeSync monitor listed.

EKWB releases Radeon Fury X water block
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 07 July 2015 18:58

EKWB releases Radeon Fury X water block


€99,95 to get a single-slot Radeon Fury X

Following a recent teaser, EK Water Blocks, a well known liquid cooling gear manufacturer from Slovenia, have now officially launched its Radeon R9 Fury X water block, the EK-FC R9 Fury X.

AMD issues Q2 sales warning
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 07 July 2015 09:07

AMD issues Q2 sales warning


Stock dips 13.8 percent

AMD has revised its second quarter sales outlook, warning its investors that sales might not be in line with company guidance. 

Revised Radeon R9 Fury X pump-block spotted
Published in Graphics


AMD indeed fixing pump-block noise on Fury X

While reviewers and buyers have complained about a rather loud whine coming from the AiO cooler pump-block on the Radeon R9 Fury X graphics card, it appears that it was indeed limited to initial batch as revised pump-block have been now spotted and it produces much less noise.