Nvidia does better than expected
Published in Graphics
Friday, 13 May 2016 09:36

Nvidia does better than expected


Chip demand rising as AMD snoozes

Nvidia forecast better-than-expected revenue for the current quarter demand for its chips has risen, while its rival, AMD has a knap while waiting for its Zen technology to arrive.

AMD allegedly pulls Vega launch forward
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 12 May 2016 02:10

AMD allegedly pulls Vega launch forward


From early 2017 to October 2016

It appears that Nvidia has struck a right chord with its Pascal-based GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 graphics cards as it has allegedly forced AMD to pull the launch of its high-end Vega GPU forward, from early 2017 to October 2016.

GPU market falling
Published in Graphics
Monday, 14 March 2016 12:35

GPU market falling


Down by 20 per cent

The global GPU market has fallen by 20 per cent over the last year.

A10-7890K processor has fastest integrated graphics
Published in Graphics


Super GPU for home builders

Just when you thought that AMD was having a bit of a snooze until Zen appeared to save its bacon, it has announced that the A10-7890K processor chip,has shattered some records for integrated graphics.

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.