Colorful gets expansive
Published in Graphics
Friday, 29 January 2016 12:14

Colorful gets expansive


Chinese GPU maker expands into foreign markets

Colorful, which is currently the largest graphics card vendor in the China, is about to spread its wings.

AMD opens up the GPU
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 27 January 2016 10:34

AMD opens up the GPU


Nicolas Thibieroz announces GPUOpen


AMD’s top gaming guy Nicolas Thibieroz is starting to open up GPU technology to make sure the technology evolves.

Zen not arriving until the end of the Year
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 10:49

Zen not arriving until the end of the Year


And only at the high end

While AMD fanboys expect Zen to arrive and cause Intel to immediately surrender its stonking market lead, it seems that it will not be saving the company’s bacon until next year.

Nvidia puts more of its deep learning under the bonnet of cars
Published in News


Powered by Pascal

Nvidia is applying all that it knows about deep learning to enable autonomous vehicles.

Intel claims most don’t need a GPU
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 12 January 2016 11:25

Intel claims most don’t need a GPU


Integrated graphics have nearly  caught up

Chipzilla claims that casual or mainstream gamers no longer need a discrete graphics card, because integrated graphics have nearly caught up.

Polaris GPUs are shipping
Published in Processors
Monday, 11 January 2016 11:21

Polaris GPUs are shipping


Sooner than expected

While AMD recently announced its fourth generation GCN architecture, known as Polaris, at the CES 2016, it was keeping quiet on a launch date.

Nvidia faces "favorable" GPU trends going into 2016
Published in Graphics


Strong performance in 2015 due to gaming segment

According to a latest report from MKM Partners, Nvidia's target stock price should rise due to an increase in gameing segment revenue.

Vulkan 1.0 update delayed
Published in Graphics
Monday, 21 December 2015 11:10

Vulkan 1.0 update delayed


The needs of the few outweighed the needs of the many

The people behind Vulkan, the new generation, open standard API for high-efficiency access to graphics and compute on modern GPUs, have admitted that they are having a few problems.

Samsung's GPU project slows
Published in Graphics
Monday, 14 December 2015 12:26

Samsung's GPU project slows


A laa dee dee, a one two three its Samsung's Larrabee

A while ago Fudzilla reported that Samsung has been working hard  making its own, in house GPU, but it is starting to look like things are not working well in the mix and there have been a few delays.

GDDR5, GDDR6 rule 2016 GPUs
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 10 December 2015 12:28

GDDR5, GDDR6 rule 2016 GPUs


Exclusive: Highest end are HBM 2.0, GDDR6, GDDR5X

AMD over-hyped the new  High Bandwidth Memory standard and now the second generation HBM 2.0 is coming in 2016. However it looks like most of GPUs shipped in this year will still rely on the older GDDR5.