AMD patent reveals cunning plan
Published in News

Mixes high-feature" CPU cores with "low-feature" CPU 

An AMD patent application document could show the way the outfit is planning to have  CPUs that mix high-feature" CPU cores with "low-feature" CPUs.

AMD has Ryzen chip shortage problems
Published in News

Demand is out stripping supply

It would appear that demand for notebooks with AMD Ryzen processors is far higher than AMD and its partners predicted. 

AMD releases new Radeon Software 20.8.1 driver
Published in Graphics

One to have for Grounded and Horizon: Zero Dawn

AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.8.1 graphics driver which brings several optimizations for new games as well as fixes some bugs.

Asus rolls out new PN50 mini-PC with Ryzen Mobile 4000 APUs
Published in PC Hardware

Coming in September

Asus has unveiled its latest PN50 Mini-PC series which will be equipped with AMD's Ryzen Mobile 4000 series Renoir APUs, offering impressive performance in a small form factor chassis.

AMD Zen 3, RDNA 2, and CDNA coming this year
Published in PC Hardware

AMD confirms during its Q2 2020 financial call

During its Q2 2020 financial call, AMD has confirmed that its entire lineup is on track for this year and that the company is focused on bringing Zen 3 architecture, both Ryzen and EPYC, as well its RDNA 2 and CDNA architectures to the market in 2020.

AMD doing well as profits are Ryzen and bottom line is EPYC
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Sales up 26 percent thanks to Ryzen and Epyc

AMD reported better than expected second quarter results as sales surged 26 percent on strong demand for Ryzen PC chips and Epyc server processors.

AMD Ryzen 7 4700G runs Doom Eternal at 1080p
Published in Graphics

Should give Tiger Lake a run for the money

While Intel Tiger Lake Gen12 Xe iGPU was seen running Battlefield V, the latest video shows AMD Ryzen 7 4700G Renoir iGPU running Doom Eternal at 1080p resolution.

AMD reveals new Zen 2 architecture
Published in PC Hardware

With integrated Radeon graphics

AMD lifted the kimono on its new line of desktop processors based on its Zen 2 architecture with integrated Radeon graphics.

Ryzen Threadripper Pro is now out
Published in PC Hardware

Up to 64 cores

AMD has bought out a workstation-class processor to challenge the Intel Xeon on the desktop with its Ryzen Threadripper Pro.

AMD and Google team up on Confidential Computing
Published in Cloud

Predicting an EPYC future   

Google has teamed up with AMD to offer cloud based private, encrypted services that are intended to give users confidence that they are always in control over the confidentiality of their data. Google Cloud encrypts data at-rest and in-transit, but customer data must be decrypted for processing.