AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition gets previewed
Published in Graphics


Holds its ground against Titan Xp

While we are still waiting for AMD to release its consumer Radeon graphics card based on the new Vega GPU, the Radeon Vega Frontier Edition, one meant for professionals, has been previewed and compared to the Nvidia Titan Xp.

AMD announces Radeon Instinct accelerators
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 13:20

AMD announces Radeon Instinct accelerators


For Machine and Deep Learning

During its EPYC launch event yesterday, AMD  unveiled a full range of Radeon Instinct accelerators meant for both deep and machine learning, including the MI25 deep learning accelerator, based on Vega GPU and MI8 and MI6 machine learning accelerators, based on Fiji and Polaris GPUs.

AMD could be preparing to ship Vega to AIB partners
Published in Graphics


Coming in late July or early in August

According to the latest rumors, AMD could be preparing to ship the only two Vega GPUs to its AIB partners which means that these graphics cards could be available by the end of July or early in August.

AMD Radeon Vega FE spotted in retail
Published in Graphics
Friday, 16 June 2017 12:32

AMD Radeon Vega FE spotted in retail


Priced at US $1199 for pre-order

AMD's upcoming Radeon Vega Frontier Edition graphics card have been spotted for pre-order in both the UK and the US, available in air- and liquid-cooled versions and starting at US $1199.

Apple announces workstation-class iMac Pro
Published in News


27-incher with Intel 18-core Xeon and Radeon Pro Vega

During its WWDC 2017 keynote, Apple unveiled what it claims is its most powerful computer ever, the new iMac Pro.

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. 

Vega HBM 2 8GB memory stack costs $160
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 11:35

Vega HBM 2 8GB memory stack costs $160


BOM  goes the bank balance 

It is hard to forget the fact that Vega is more than a year late. It was supposed to launch last year and AMD had to settle for Polaris 10 and 11 performance mainstream / mainstream parts. 

AMD shows off Radeon Vega Frontier Edition
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Vega for scientists, engineers, and designers

Raja Koduri, Senior Vice President and Chief Architect of RTG, took to the stage at the 2017 Financial Analyst Day and showed the new Vega Frontier Edition graphics card. This Vega is made for data scientists, immersion engineers, and product designers.

AMD announces Mobile Ryzen
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 00:28

AMD announces Mobile Ryzen


Has Vega graphics inside

Jim Anderson, Senior Vice President and General Manager for Computing and Graphics Business Group at AMD, has announced the mobile Ryzen.

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.