AMD's ARM plans pushed to speed up Zen X86 introduction
Published in Processors


Zen can reboot server business for AMD

Many have noticed that AMD had pushed the plans to introduce its Skylake processors in 2015. This was supposed to unify the ARM and X86 processors from AMD in the same socket. 

Was GloFlo the Troll underneath Skybridge?
Published in Processors


Rumours of knifings

Since AMD canned its Project Skybridge two weeks ago the dark satanic rumour mill has suggested that Globalfoundaries might have had a hand in it.

AMD Fiji aims at $849 retail price
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 19 May 2015 08:53

AMD Fiji aims at $849 retail price


4GB first, 8GB to follow

Our well informed sources are telling us that Fiji is not going to be the cheapest chip on the market.  

Grand Theft Auto 5 not part of AMD game bundle
Published in Games


DiRT: Rally is

According to an update we recieved from AMD, the recent bundles which we saw running at Newegg.com, are not AMD's doing, at least not all of them, as Grand Theft Auto 5 is not officially part of AMD's bundle, but DiRT: Rally is.

AMD Black Edition Godavari out
Published in Processors
Friday, 15 May 2015 11:05

AMD Black Edition Godavari out


Out next week 

AMD has listed the AMD A10-7870K Black Edition Godavari Flagship APU which will cost around $150.

AMD bundles GTA 5 and DiRT Rally with Radeon 200 series
Published in Graphics


Select graphics card already bundled on Newegg.com

With Nvidia launching its newest game bundle, it is time for AMD to up the ante by bundling some of its Radeon 200 series graphics cards with Grand Theft Auto 5 and DiRT Rally games.

AMD official releases Carrizo-L details
Published in News
Thursday, 14 May 2015 11:40

AMD official releases Carrizo-L details


Low power

AMD officially unveiled the Carrizo-L product SKUs and clock speeds and ended months of speculation on what the company's 2015 low-power products might look like.

AMD R9 390X to launch June 24
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 14 May 2015 08:22

AMD R9 390X to launch June 24


Not at E3

AMD is reportedly planning to launch the Fiji Radeon R9 390X at a dedicated launch event on June 24.

Carrizo shipped to China
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 12 May 2015 10:18

Carrizo shipped to China


Not for the west yet

AMD has begun shipping its first "Carrizo" chips, the Carrizo-L – at least if you live in China.

AMD talks about new A-series desktop pricing
Published in Processors


It is only a suggestion

Buried in the announcements of AMD's Financial Analyst Day were the new processor pricing that was announced for the AMD A-series desktop processors.