AMD too noisy, we shall destroy them with a flood
Chipzilla has a cunning plan to kick AMD’s better chips out of the server market by targeting its rivals one weakness – supply.
Lovelace RTX 40-series comes in Q4 2022
According to the latest rumors, Nvidia might be bringing RTX 30 Super SKUs early next year, lining it up with CES 2022 in January, while Q4 2022, or October, might be the timeframe for RTX 40-series based on Lovelace architecture.
Ahead of Intel's upcoming launch
AMD's Ryzen 5000 series have started to get decent price cuts across the range, with the flagship Ryzen 9 5950X currently selling for $749.
RX 6600 XT, DDR5 memory, and XMP 3.0 as well
CPUID has updated its CPU-Z information software adding support for Intel's Alder Lake CPUs, Z6xx platform, Radeon RX 6600 XT GPU, DDR5 memory, and XMP 3.0.
AMD released a driver update that significantly improves the 4K performance of its RDNA 2 graphics cards.
62.8 trillion digits
Switzerland's University of Applied Sciences Graubünden has claimed the world record for calculating Pi, which it says it has computed to 62.8 trillion digits.
If you hit it with some electric shock therapy
AMD's Secure Encrypted Virtualisation (SEV) scheme may not be as secure as its claims according to a team of Berlin boffins.
So don’t expect to see it in the shops
The AMD RX 6600 XT will probably not ever make it to a PC near you because it is likely to be snapped up by crypto miners.
Review roundup: High price still plagues the graphics card market
Some reviews for the new AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT graphics card have finally gone live and while the performance is solid, the high price tag (even MSRP) leaves a bitter aftertaste. Based on AMD's Navi 23 GPU, the RX 6600 XT packs 2048 Stream Processors and comes with 8GB of GDDR6 memory on a rather narrow 128-bit memory interface.