Radeon VII 16GB HBM 2 memory cost around $320
Close to half of the MSRP
The marketing guys at AMD did a nice job naming the card Radeon VII (Roman 7) as it is a 7nm, launching on February 7 and costing $699 but our investigation shows that 16GB HBM 2 comes at a hefty price.
Xilinx helped AMD with HBM 2
High bandwidth is the key
There is an interesting story that's very little known about the public cooperation that has happened between AMD and Xilinx about HBM memory.
Alibaba gets Xilinx FPGA for its F3 cloud
Faster deep learning and IO
Back in October 2017 Alibaba, a $502,179 billion company announced that it had chosen Xilinx for next generation FPGA acceleration in their public cloud.
Intel to have one more Radeon adventure
10nm Intel part
Kaby Lake G might not be the only flirtation between Intel and AMD (RTG), there are some future parts in the pipeline, too.
When Intel 8 Gen Core HBM 2 meets the GPU it's the P22
Vega based coming in Q1 18 ish
Intel has been working on what was internally called the Paolo Alto P22 project and that was the Vega HBM 2 based GPU that takes closely to Intel’s 8th Generation CPU.
Intel announces it will use Vega for notebooks
Fudzilla told you so in May 2017
Back in May, Fudzilla wrote about the fact Intel will work with AMD on graphics and guess what? We were right.
AMD Vega 64, water cooled and 56 revealed
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.
The next Geforce doesn’t use HBM 2
Too early for this memory
Volta is out for artificial intelligence, machine learning applications and it will be shipping in DGX 1 systems, mainly for deep learning and AI. The next Geforce will be a completely separate chip.
AMD's Vega GPU is late
July 30 is the first day
Vega is delayed and while AMD said it will arrive in Q2 2017, it won't.
Vega HBM 2 8GB memory stack costs $160
BOM goes the bank balance
It is hard to forget the fact that Vega is more than a year late. It was supposed to launch last year and AMD had to settle for Polaris 10 and 11 performance mainstream / mainstream parts.