Radeon 500 GPU shortage continues
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 18 July 2017 12:21

Radeon 500 GPU shortage continues


Ethereum mining craze is still on

The GPU shortage currently mainly affects the Radeon 500 series and especially the 580 and 570 cards. These are the best for mining Ethereum right now with Geforce GTX 1060 as a good alternative. 

Huawei building GPU/CPU
Published in Processors
Friday, 14 July 2017 06:00

Huawei building GPU/CPU


With AI on the side


Chinese phone maker Huawei is about to launch its own APU which will combine a CPU, GPU and AI.

Germans run out of GPUs
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 13 July 2017 06:00

Germans run out of GPUs


Gold rush sparks shortage


Germany is seeing a national shortage in mid-range and high-end graphics cards, due to an increasing craze for mining the Ethereum cryptocurrency.

Nvidia Pascal-based cryptocurrency miner spotted
Published in Graphics


Coming with eight GP106 GPUs

We have been hearing rumors that both Nvidia and AMD will be bringing cryptocurrency dedicated miners to the market and today we have some of the first details regarding Nvidia's version of the GPU mining system.

AMD's Vega GPU is late
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 01 June 2017 03:21

AMD's Vega GPU is late


July 30 is the first day

Vega is delayed and while AMD said it will arrive in Q2 2017, it won't. 

AMD Navi GPU is based on 7nm process
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 23:20

AMD Navi GPU is based on 7nm process


Vega to use 14nm and 14nm+

During its 2017 Financial Analyst Day, AMD revealed a bit more information about its future GPU plans. The next Navi GPU will be based on a 7nm manufacturing process.

AMD to announce Vega tonight
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 09:45

AMD to announce Vega tonight


But it is not all roses

AMD will announce Vega at its 2017 Financial Analyst Day and of course none other than Raja Koduri will share a few more details with us. 

Intel is licensing AMD's graphics
Published in Graphics
Monday, 15 May 2017 14:57

Intel is licensing AMD's graphics


Done deal

We can now confirm the rumours that Intel has given up on Nvidia because it has written a cheque to license AMD's graphics.

GTC 2017 opens to excited attendees
Published in News
Tuesday, 09 May 2017 03:17

GTC 2017 opens to excited attendees

GTC 2017 starts off strong

Since 2009, NVIDIA continues to showcase bleeding edge technology to developers.

Possible Vega GPU details revealed in Linux driver
Published in Graphics


Similar to Fiji GPU

A big update to the Digital Rendering Manger (DRM) in Linux 4.12 kernel, which adds initial Radeon Vega support, has left us with possible specifications for that same upcoming AMD flagship GPU.