AMD has no plans to use chiplet design for next-gen APUs
Published in PC Hardware

Will use a different design similar to mobile parts

According to post-CES details showing up online, it appears that AMD will not use the same chiplet design for its next-gen APUs, keeping the chiplet design for its 2nd generation EPYC and 3rd generation Ryzen desktop CPUs.

The Division 2 system requirements listed
Published in Gaming

Coming to Epic Game Store and Uplay

Ubisoft has unveiled a couple of details regarding The Division 2, including availability, a new features overview trailer, and system requirements for the game which is expected to launch on March 15th.

AMD rolls out Radeon Software 19.1.1 driver update
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Fortnite performance boost and a couple of bug fixes

AMD has rolled out its latest Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.1.1 driver update which brings minor performance improvements in Fortnite as well as fixes several bugs seen with earlier driver version.

AMD shares more Radeon VII details
Published in Graphics

7nm Vega for up to 13.8TFLOPs of compute performance

In addition to a few details shared during the CES 2019 keynote hosted by Dr. Lisa Su, AMD's CEO, the company has also disclosed a few more details regarding the new Radeon VII graphics card, including some of the specifications and performance.

AMD can put two 8-core chiplets on 3rd gen Ryzen
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Possible 16-core SKUs

Although AMD only previewed an 8-core/16-thread engineering sample of 3rd generation Ryzen CPU at the CES 2019 keynote, the delidded CPU showcased at the keynote, as well as comments from Dr. Lisa Su, AMD CEO, suggest that we could see SKUs with two chiplets, so 16-core/32-thread SKUs are possible.

AMD previews 3rd gen Ryzen at CES 2019
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Up and running with Radeon VII

In addition to details regarding 2nd generation EPYC CPUs, AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, also gave a preview of its third generation Ryzen CPU.

AMD announces the Radeon VII at CES
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Vega 7nm GPU with 60 CUs, coming Feb. 7th for $699

At its CES 2019 keynote, AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, unveiled AMD's first 7nm gaming GPU, the Radeon VII (seven).

3DMark Port Royal available for download
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First dedicated Ray Tracing benchmark

As announced earlier, UL Benchmarks has now officially launched its first dedicated ray tracing benchmark, the 3DMark Port Royal.

EVGA shows RTX 2080 Ti Kingpin at CES 2019
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Featuring a hybrid cooler with an LCD on the shroud

EVGA has been teasing the RTX 2080 Ti for quite some time, and it does not come as a surprise that the company has brought a working sample to the CES 2019 show in Las Vegas.

AMD will deliver Radeon Software to desktops and mobiles
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Starting with Q1 2019

While the new 2nd gen Ryzen Mobile CPUs were the star of AMD's CES 2019 announcement, the company also said that in Q1 2019, Radeon Software will be available for both desktop, as well as Ryzen Mobile series APUs, including the Ryzen 2000, 3000 series APUs, and new Athlon APUs.