Samsung delays GDDR6
Published in Graphics
Friday, 26 August 2016 11:49

Samsung delays GDDR6


Two years away now

Samsung has put the brakes on its release of GDDR6 memory.

New Alienware machines powered by Polaris
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 25 August 2016 14:10

New Alienware machines powered by Polaris


From Radeon RX 480 GPUs to Radeon R9 M470X.

Gaming PC brand Alienware has released a range of new machines based around AMD’s new Polaris GPUs.

AMD gains market share in a decreasing add-in board market
Published in Graphics


Jon Peddie Research looks at the numbers

Number crunchers working for Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia have noted that during the second quarter AMD gained market share in the add-in board (AIB) market.

Nvidia shows off Pascal100 dyed green
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 14:15

Nvidia shows off Pascal100 dyed green


It isnt easy being green

Nvidia presented the Hot Chips show with a close-up of its Pascal GP100 die – stained green so we can see the details.

AMD bundles Deus Ex: Mankind Divided with some CPUs
Published in Games


Still no word on graphics cards

We already knew that AMD was one of the launch partners for the new Deus Ex: Mankind Divided game and it appears it will be bundled with some of AMD's hot FX-series CPUs.

AMD’s Taylor becomes a film star
Published in News
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 15:29

AMD’s Taylor becomes a film star

Bathing in the limelight

Last week the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) decided it would enter the world of virtual reality and has created a group to let it cover the developments in the medium.

AMD strikes back against Nvidia empire
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 15:12

AMD strikes back against Nvidia empire


Nvidia's Death Star juggernaut seems stuck in first

Beancounters at Mercury Research have noted that AMD is finally striking back against Nvidia and clawing back GPU market share.

Final version Zen based 32 core Naples will arrive in Q2 2017
Published in Processors


Engineering samples are out already

AMD has revealed a heap of details about its 32-core Zen based product - codenamed Naples - and we have a few things to add. 

Zen gets analysts and Fudzilla excited
Published in Processors
Friday, 19 August 2016 11:22

Zen gets analysts and Fudzilla excited


Server and notebook deeper in 2017

AMD has showed off some clock and performance details about upcoming desktop Zen and some of you might remember that back in June at Computex, Fudzilla said that if the Zen boots windows it will boost AMD’s share too

AMD details  RX 460 for Notebooks
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 18 August 2016 23:12

AMD details RX 460 for Notebooks


With a similar performance to desktop version

AMD has revealed a few more details about its up and coming Radeon RX 460 Notebook GPU that will appear in a recently unveiled HP 15.6-inch Omen Limited Edition notebook and offer performance similar to the desktop part.