8th Generation core to launch August 21
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 09:03

8th Generation core to launch August 21


The sky will go dark and the moon shall eat the sun.

Intel has just announced an announcement. The company plans to show off its 8th Generation core on August 21 on Facebook live. But all this will be happening while the US is undergoing a total solar eclipse which is a portent of doom.

Intel pulls 18 Core i9 7980X
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 18:43

Intel pulls 18 Core i9 7980X


$2000 with 165W in late September

Intel has launched a new $2,000 processor that has 18 cores and 36 thread support and this is the top of the line, with the small catch that it won't ship until September 25. 

Mobile Ryzen shipping for holiday season
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 02 August 2017 17:07

Mobile Ryzen shipping for holiday season


Attractive Ryzen powered laptops

AMD hasn’t been the sharpest knife in the drawer when it comes to laptops for a long time but it looks like this is about to change very soon. Lisa Su, AMD's charismatic CEO, confirmed that Mobile Ryzen will be shipping for the holiday season. You can expect to see some announcements rather soon.

Nvidia just started shipping Volta
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 01 August 2017 03:50

Nvidia just started shipping Volta


Going faster than last year

Despite the fact that Jensen introduced the Volta architecture and the V100 GPU, the company has only just managed to ship the first batch of products.

AMD's CEO underlines why gaming is important
Published in Graphics


But most GPUs are sold to miners

Lisa Su was asked at Q2'17 investors conference call about the mining market and she was brave enough to say that the company didn’t plan its financials on the mining market boom. This sales tsunami did give AMD a great quarter,  but at the expense that plucky gamers could not buy any cards.

AMD senior man spills the beans on Threadripper
Published in Processors


Obliterates the Intel HEDT and Core i9

Jim Andreson, a senior vice president and the general manager of computing and graphics at AMD has given us an update on the Thradripper and this 16 core HEDT bomb looks awesome.

AMD Vega 64, water cooled and 56 revealed
Published in Graphics


Official specs, pricing but no bench

AMD has shared a few updates on the highly anticipated HBM 2 based Vega architecture and we finally know the official specs.

Google CEO promises 11 Daydream phones
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 27 July 2017 09:08

Google CEO promises 11 Daydream phones


Place for two new Pixel phones

Google's CEO announced that there will be 11 Daydream capable phones available before the end of the year.

Oculus standalone VR is real
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 27 July 2017 03:01

Oculus standalone VR is real


Sources confirm a $200 target

Some two weeks ago, there was a  leak about an Oculus standalone VR HDM device, and Fudzilla managed to confirm its existence. 

HTC VIVE announces Standalone VR headset
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 27 July 2017 02:55

HTC VIVE announces Standalone VR headset


Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 inside

Google and Qualcomm are quite serious about their  Daydream VR plans and the announcement that HTC VIVE plans a premium standalone VR headset for the Chinese market definitely confirms their commitment.