AMD releases Radeon Software 18.0 drivers
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Tuesday, 15 August 2017 21:56

AMD releases Radeon Software 18.0 drivers


In case you managed to snatch a Vega-based graphics card

If you are one of the very few lucky ones that managed to get a Vega-based Radeon RX Vega 64 graphics card -  which is quite a feat - you might want to download the official Vega drivers that were released recently, the AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 18.0.

AMD RX Vega 64 and RX Vega 56 finally reviewed
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Review roundup: Matches GTX 1080/1070 but with a high TDP

AMD has finally launched its first consumer-oriented graphics cards based on the new Vega GPU, the Radeon RX Vega 64 and the Radeon RX Vega 56. With reviews finally going live, it appears that AMD has managed to match GTX 1080/1070 performance in some scenarios but at a much lower performance per Watt.

AMD RX Vega 64/56 cards close to GTX 1080/1070
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Waiting for the final driver

According to our sources, the performances of AMD's upcoming RX Vega 64 and RX Vega 56 graphics cards are close to Nvidia Geforce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070.

EKWB announces its AMD Vega water blocks
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Thursday, 03 August 2017 08:08

EKWB announces its AMD Vega water blocks


For Vega FE, RX Vega 64 and RX Vega 56

EK Water Blocks has announced its newest full-cover single-slot EK-FC Radeon Vega water block which should support both the recently launch Radeon Vega Frontier Edition as well as the upcoming Radeon RX Vega 64 and RX Vega 56 graphics cards.

AMD delayed Vega to ramp up volume
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Thursday, 03 August 2017 07:44

AMD delayed Vega to ramp up volume


At least that is what the company is saying

It appears that AMD has previously delayed the launch of its Vega GPU in order to have good volumes at launch.

AMD plans few Radeon Pro SSG
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Wednesday, 02 August 2017 22:37

AMD plans few Radeon Pro SSG


We find AMD's lack of faith in Radeon Pro SSG disturbing

Shortly after posting the previous story about the Radeon Pro SSG not showing up until Q4, the real reason was uncovered.

AMD Radeon Pro SSG won't launch until Q4
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Wednesday, 02 August 2017 20:44

AMD Radeon Pro SSG won't launch until Q4


Radeon Pro SSG still has a long way to go

Today at Siggraph on the show floor we were told - although not able to physically see the card - that the post production demo that was being shown was utilizing the upcoming Radeon Pro SSG.

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 comes in September
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Wednesday, 02 August 2017 20:22

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 comes in September


Together with custom RX Vega 64 cards

While AMD and most of its AIB partners have announced the standard Radeon RX Vega 64 graphics cards, which should hopefully become available on August 14th, it appears that the US $399 priced Radeon RX Vega 56 is coming in September.

AMD briefly shows the RX Vega Nano
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Monday, 31 July 2017 16:01

AMD briefly shows the RX Vega Nano


Vega GPU for mITX builds 

In addition to a fleet of RX Vega graphics cards and the Ryzen Threadripper CPUs, AMD has also briefly unveiled the mini-ITX RX Vega Nano graphics card at its Capsaicin event at the Siggraph 2017 show.

AMD Vega 64, water cooled and 56 revealed
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Official specs, pricing but no bench

AMD has shared a few updates on the highly anticipated HBM 2 based Vega architecture and we finally know the official specs.