AMD claims its R390 series is a new chip -- but it's not
Published in Graphics


It looks the same

We don’t know what do you need to do to call a chip a new architecture but are suspicious about some comments about the R390 series

MediaTek's Internet of Things scooter
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 09:22

MediaTek's Internet of Things scooter


Skuro Moto uses LinkIt One

Skuro Moto has created an Internet connected scooter based around MediaTek's LinkIt ™ One Internet of Things system board.  

Oculus CV1 doesn't feel polished
Published in Graphics
Monday, 22 June 2015 10:03

Oculus CV1 doesn't feel polished


We got to tried it at E3

One of the emerging players in the industry is definitely Oculus Rift, a potential leader of the whole Virtual Reality niche.

Star Wars Battlefront feels like a blockbuster
Published in Games


EA knows what it's doing

We had a chance to play Star Wars Battlefront PlayStation 4 edition. We saw a short demo of Battlefront on PC at the AMD Fury X, Radeon 300-series event, too.

AMD Fiji GPU has 8.9 billion transistors
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 19:50

AMD Fiji GPU has 8.9 billion transistors


With HBM chips it goes over 10 billion

The Fiji GPU behind the AMD Radeon Fury line of graphics cards is definitely a one big chip with 8.9 billion transistors, but during our short chat with, Raja Koduri, Corporate Vice President and CTO, Visual Computing at AMD and we learned that the number is even higher.

AMD announces Fiji-based Radeon Fury lineup
Published in Graphics


CEO and key people on stage

Dr. Lisa Su, AMD CEO, has just announced the Radeon Fury line of graphics cards. Fury is the brand behind the Fiji GPU codename and Lisa announced four new Radeon Fury graphics cards.

AMD introduces Radeon R7 and R9 300 graphics cards
Published in Graphics


The 360, 370, 380 and two 390 series graphics cards

AMD's graphics product manager, Devon Nekechuk, with help of Richard Huddy, AMD's Chief gaming architect, have announced AMD's new Radoen R7 and Radeon R9 300 series graphics cards.

Update makes the HTC One M9 super cool
Published in Mobiles
Saturday, 13 June 2015 11:41

Update makes the HTC One M9 super cool


Chilling in Taiwan and Europe

HTC One M9 is a deeply troubled bit of kit. It was heavily marketed but had the misfortune to ship with Qualcomm's flagship Snapdragon 810,  The 810 had too many CPU hiccups, including overheating problems.. 

AMD unveils Fury X, Fiji on Tuesday
Published in Graphics
Saturday, 13 June 2015 11:35

AMD unveils Fury X, Fiji on Tuesday


Livestream at the PC gaming event on July 16

AMD will unveil the card that know as the as Fiji XT. This watercooled card will be the first to use high bandwidth memory (HBM) technology. 

Oculus Consumer version aims at $499 price
Published in Graphics


2160×1200 at 90Hz split over dual displays

We were recently asked what we would want to see with the CV1 Oculus consumer version.