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ASRock confirms limited next-gen Ryzen support for A320 chipset
Published in PC Hardware


Only for next-gen APUs

It appears that upcoming next-generation Ryzen processors will be limited to existing high-end and mid-range chipset while the entry-level A320 chipset will only support next-gen Ryzen APUs.

AMD confirms Navi to arrive in Q3 2019
Published in Graphics

 
Navi starts with a mid-range segment

During its Q1 2019 financial call, AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, confirmed that next-generation graphics cards based on Navi GPU architecture are coming in Q3 2019, with plenty of new features and pricing sitting below Radeon VII, confirming that we will be looking at a mid-range segment graphics card.

AMD in PlayStation 5 is no surprise
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 02 May 2019 09:13

AMD in PlayStation 5 is no surprise


We knew it five + years ago

The story is straightforward. Ever since Playstation One, Sony didn’t want to use Nvidia for various reasons nor did Nvidia wantto settle for low console margins offered by Sony.

AMD reports good Q1 2019 financial results
Published in News


With $1.27 billion revenue and higher gross margin

AMD has announced its financial report for the first quarter of 2019, reporting a drop in revenue with $1.27 billion, but also reporting a higher gross margin.

AMD officially unveils its 50th Anniversary SKUs
Published in PC Hardware


Great bundles in tow

AMD has officially announced its newest 50th Anniversary Gold Edition Ryzen 7 2700X and Radeon VII SKUs as well as a special bundle that will mark the 50th anniversary of the company.

AMD's Ryzen 7 2700X 50th Anniversary pictured
Published in PC Hardware


Radeon VII 50th Anniversary possible as well

AMD's Ryzen 7 2700X 50th Anniversary Edition has been pictured and this special edition SKU, with a laser-etched signature from AMD CEO, will be coming on April 29th, alongside a possible special edition Radeon VII 50th Anniversary Edition.

Sony jumps into bed with AMD: next-gen Playstation details emerge
Published in Gaming


AMD confirms Zen 2 CPU and Navi GPU

After endless rumors regarding the next-generation Playstation console, Sony has now officially revealed a bit more details, with AMD confirming Zen 2 CPU architecture and Navi GPU architecture.

AMD 50th Anniversary CPU and GPU spotted online
Published in News


Ryzen 7 2700X and Sapphire's RX 590 Nitro+ so far

It appears that AMD has a couple of special 50th Anniversary Edition products lineup up for release and so far Ryzen 7 2700X and RX 590 Nitro+ have been spotted online.

Intel losing market share
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 10 April 2019 13:17

Intel losing market share


AMD's Ryzen 5 2600 outsells everyone

Germany's largest retailers, Mindfactory, has reported that AMD is experiencing sky-high sales and gains in market share at Chipzilla’s expense.

Intel headhunts more AMD and Nvidia staff
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 09 April 2019 11:40

Intel headhunts more AMD and Nvidia staff


Headed for the Koduri's Xe GPU team

Intel appears to be sprucing up its Xe GPU team by headhunting talent from AMD.