Pitted against GTX 1080
AMD has started its Radeon on the Road tour with the event held in the Akvárium Klub in Budapest, Hungary, showing the Radeon RX Vega based system and comparing it to Geforce GTX 1080.
Might be the only way to cool the Threadripper
According to information coming from Japan, AMD's upcoming Ryzen Threadripper CPUs could be bundled with an AiO liquid cooler, similar to some high-end FX-series CPUs launched by AMD earlier.
Ethereum to blame
The mid-range graphics card shortage, which happened due to the recent crypto currency mining fever, is probably at its end as used graphics cards have started to flood the market.
Featuring support for five M.2 SSDs
MSI has unveiled its latest flagship motherboard based on Intel's X299 chipset, the X299 XPower Gaming AC, which includes plenty of gaming and high-end features, RGB lighting as well as support for up to five M.2 SSDs.
US $129 for Ryzen 3 1300X and US $109 for 1200
According to a Reddit post, upcoming Ryzen 3 SKUs, the Ryzen 3 1300X and the Ryzen 3 1200, will be hitting the market at US $129 and US $109 (exc. VAT), respectively.
Ryzen 3 1300X and Ryzen 3 1200 coming on July 27
In addition to the Ryzen Threadripper details, AMD also revealed a bit more information about its Ryzen 3 series lineup, which is expected to be on retail/e-tail shelves on July 27th.
AMD has posted a new Youtube video in which AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, revealed a few more details on two of the upcoming Ryzen Threadripper SKUs, including both clocks and pricing.
Vega XTX, Vega XT and Vega XL
The latest leak has revealed possible Radeon RX Vega series codenames and it appears that we will see three different versions, the Vega XTX, Vega XT and the Vega XL.
GTX 1080 Ti with AiO and iCX
EVGA has now officially launched its newest Geforce GTX 1080 Ti FTW3 Hybrid graphics card, which features a hybrid cooler.
In order to improve Core i3 sales
According to a report that surfaced online, Intel is allegedly limiting or even killing the production of its Pentium G4560 dual-core LGA1151 CPU in order to improve its Core i3 sales.