Threadripper launch dates leaked
Published in PC Hardware
Monday, 21 October 2019 11:22

Threadripper launch dates leaked


Remember, remember the fifth of November

Videocardz deep throats within AMD have been coughing up some launch dates on AMD's upcoming Threadripper lineup.

AMD server win squeezes ARM
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 10 October 2019 19:23

AMD server win squeezes ARM


Ampere on life support?

The recent success of AMD’s 7nm 64 core Rome powerhouse is very bad news for ARM's server efforts. Over time, Calxeda and many others failed, and Cavium by Marvell and Ampere don’t seem to be better either. AMD is just jeopardizing last chances for all existing ARM players to make any meaningful footprint on the data center and server market.

Intel kills Kaby Lake G
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 10 October 2019 11:22

Intel kills Kaby Lake G


AMD and Intel collaboration seems so young

Chipzilla is getting rid of its Kaby Lake G – the unlikely chip which crossed a 7th-gen Kaby Lake CPU with a unique AMD Radeon RX Vega GPU.

AMD releases new Ryzen 9 3900 and Ryzen 5 3500X SKUs
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But only for OEMs and one is for China

AMD has revealed two new SKUs in its Ryzen 3000 series lineup, the Ryzen 9 3900 and the Ryzen 5 3500X, both of which will be available only to OEMs, while Ryzen 5 3500X will be limited to the Chinese market, at least for now.

AMD rolls out Radeon Software 19.10.1 driver
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 12:44

AMD rolls out Radeon Software 19.10.1 driver


The RX 5500 support and GRID optimizations

AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.10.1 graphics driver which adds support for the newely announced Radeon RX 5500 and RX 5500M graphics cards, brings day-zero optimizations for GRID game and fixes some bugs.

AMD officially launches the RX 5500 series
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 10:51

AMD officially launches the RX 5500 series


Coming to desktop and mobile markets

AMD has officially announced its new mid-range RX 5500 series graphics cards based on the Navi GPU and the new RDNA architecture, aiming to put a bit more pressure on Nvidia's mid-range lineup.

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 comes in two sizes
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 03 October 2019 00:11

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 comes in two sizes

 
13.5-inch with Intel or 15-inch with AMD

Microsoft has now officially revealed all the juicy details regarding its new Surface Laptop 3 lineup, including the choice of two Intel CPUs for the 13.5-inch version, and two custom AMD APUs for the 15-inch version.

Microsoft teams up with AMD for Surface Laptop 3
Published in Mobiles


Custom Ryzen 7 3780U APU

Microsoft has just unveiled the Surface Laptop 3 series which will be available in 13.5- and 15-inch sizes, but the big news is that it will be available with AMD Ryzen 7 Surface Edition APU, a custom piece of silicon with Radeon RX 11 Graphics.

AMD mid-range RX 5500 to be announced on October 7th
Published in Graphics

 
Mobile and desktop Radeon RX 5500

AMD recently had a press call which was all about its upcoming Radeon RX 5500 series graphics cards, that will come in both desktop and mobile variants.

AMD's Rome voltage is high
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 01 October 2019 19:54

AMD's Rome voltage is high


But it is allowed by TSMC

Remember our original Rome story where we wrote that AMD is exceeding TSMC's recommended voltage It turns out that the story is true, but at the same time, AMD has a special deal with TSMC where the company optimized and allowed a  higher voltage for AMD’s Rome.