Intel is draining AMD
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 11:32

Intel is draining AMD


Not just soft sales

AMD is losing ground against Intel and it is not just because of poor PC sales.

AMD prepares another round of lay-offs
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 09:35

AMD prepares another round of lay-offs


Cost cutting

AMD is morphing into a new company and it doesn’t help that the Q2 2015 APU sales is weaker than expected. 

Nvidia website lists FreeSync monitor as G-sync
Published in Graphics


Helping out the AMD sales machine?

One of our avid readers has spotted that the Nvidia G-Sync website has one FreeSync monitor listed.

EKWB releases Radeon Fury X water block
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 07 July 2015 18:58

EKWB releases Radeon Fury X water block


€99,95 to get a single-slot Radeon Fury X

Following a recent teaser, EK Water Blocks, a well known liquid cooling gear manufacturer from Slovenia, have now officially launched its Radeon R9 Fury X water block, the EK-FC R9 Fury X.

AMD issues Q2 sales warning
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 07 July 2015 09:07

AMD issues Q2 sales warning


Stock dips 13.8 percent

AMD has revised its second quarter sales outlook, warning its investors that sales might not be in line with company guidance. 

Revised Radeon R9 Fury X pump-block spotted
Published in Graphics


AMD indeed fixing pump-block noise on Fury X

While reviewers and buyers have complained about a rather loud whine coming from the AiO cooler pump-block on the Radeon R9 Fury X graphics card, it appears that it was indeed limited to initial batch as revised pump-block have been now spotted and it produces much less noise.

Acer announces new 34-inch QHD FreeSync monitor
Published in Graphics


US $200 cheaper than the same G-Sync monitor

Acer has announced a new 34-inch QHD curved monitor that will have the same specifications as the earlier announced Acer XR341CKA but feature support for AMD's FreeSync technology.

AMD releases 3D printer designs for Fury
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 30 June 2015 17:44

AMD releases 3D printer designs for Fury


Customise your own

In a novel marketing twist, AMD has released 3D printer files to encourage punters to customized Radeon their Fury X designs.

Microsoft interested in buying AMD
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 30 June 2015 14:58

Microsoft interested in buying AMD


End of the Wintel alliance

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that the much loved software giant Microsoft wants to by the fabless chipmaker AMD.

AMD eyes China
Published in News
Monday, 29 June 2015 10:47

AMD eyes China


Might save its bacon

Fabless chipmaker AMD is hoping that it might be able to push into China.