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AMD nibbles at Intel's server market
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 11 May 2021 10:36

AMD nibbles at Intel's server market


But losing a bit of ground in mobile

For some strange reason, AMD is making gains on Intel's server market while losing a little ground against Chipzilla in the mobile PC area.

AMD's CEO Dr. Lisa Su to hold Computex 2021 keynote
Published in News


"Accelerating The High-Performance Computing Ecosystem"

AMD and TAITRA have announced that AMD's President and CEO, Dr. Lisa Su will be holding a keynote address at Computex 2021. Named, "AMD Accelerating - The High-Performance Computing Ecosystem", the digital keynote will be kicking off Computex 2021 show on Tuesday, June 1st.

AMD to ramp up GPU production
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 29 April 2021 13:40

AMD to ramp up GPU production


Things could get better in the coming quarters

According to details revealed during its Q1 2021 financial call, AMD is ramping up GPU production and expects increase sales from Radeon RX 6000 series in the coming quarters.

AMD reports great Q1 2021 financial results
Published in News
Thursday, 29 April 2021 00:08

AMD reports great Q1 2021 financial results


$3.45B of revenue

AMD has released its Q1 2021 financial results and the company is doing well in all segments, beating its previous records and reporting record revenue of $3.45 billion.

Sapphire RX 6900 XT Extreme Toxic gets listed
Published in Graphics


Costs an arm and a leg

Sapphire's latest Extreme Toxic version of the Radeon RX 6900 XT has been listed online and while we expected it to be pricy, we did not expect it to hit well over €2500.

AMD brings FidelityFX to Xbox Series X/S
Published in News
Thursday, 22 April 2021 10:57

AMD brings FidelityFX to Xbox Series X/S


AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution could be coming as well

AMD has announced that the Xbox Series X/S will now feature support for its own FidelityFX suite of "hybrid visual enhancements".

AMD X570S motherboard chipset spotted
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 22 April 2021 10:37

AMD X570S motherboard chipset spotted


Running with Ryzen 7 5700G APU

It appears that AMD is preparing a refresh of its high-end X570 chipset as the X570S motherboard was spotted online running with the Ryzen 7 5700G APU.

AMD releases Ryzen 5 3500X
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 16 April 2021 12:56

AMD releases Ryzen 5 3500X


At a stupid price

AMD's Ryzen 5 3500X, which has been only on sale in China is being flogged at a ridiculous price as a retail chip in several online American stores.

AMD unveils its Ryzen 5000G APUs for OEMs
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 14 April 2021 13:29

AMD unveils its Ryzen 5000G APUs for OEMs


Coming to DIY market later this year

AMD has officially launched its Ryzen 5000G series APUs based on Zen 3 CPU cores and Radeon Vega graphics. Unfortunately, these will first go to OEMs, and the DIY market can expect it on retail/e-tail shelves later this year.

AMD tries to launch Radeon RX 6800 XT Midnight Black
Published in Graphics


Might as well be called Out of Stock edition

AMD has made a rather surprising move by launching an all-black version of the reference Radeon RX 6800 XT, called Midnight Black. The card was available directly from AMD and the stock did not last long.