AMD prepares another round of lay-offs
Published in Processors


Cost cutting

AMD is morphing into a new company and it doesn’t help that the Q2 2015 APU sales is weaker than expected. 

Nvidia website lists FreeSync monitor as G-sync
Published in Graphics


Helping out the AMD sales machine?

One of our avid readers has spotted that the Nvidia G-Sync website has one FreeSync monitor listed.

EKWB releases Radeon Fury X water block
Published in Graphics


€99,95 to get a single-slot Radeon Fury X

Following a recent teaser, EK Water Blocks, a well known liquid cooling gear manufacturer from Slovenia, have now officially launched its Radeon R9 Fury X water block, the EK-FC R9 Fury X.

AMD issues Q2 sales warning
Published in Processors


Stock dips 13.8 percent

AMD has revised its second quarter sales outlook, warning its investors that sales might not be in line with company guidance. 

Revised Radeon R9 Fury X pump-block spotted
Published in Graphics


AMD indeed fixing pump-block noise on Fury X

While reviewers and buyers have complained about a rather loud whine coming from the AiO cooler pump-block on the Radeon R9 Fury X graphics card, it appears that it was indeed limited to initial batch as revised pump-block have been now spotted and it produces much less noise.

Acer announces new 34-inch QHD FreeSync monitor
Published in Graphics


US $200 cheaper than the same G-Sync monitor

Acer has announced a new 34-inch QHD curved monitor that will have the same specifications as the earlier announced Acer XR341CKA but feature support for AMD's FreeSync technology.

AMD releases 3D printer designs for Fury
Published in Processors


Customise your own

In a novel marketing twist, AMD has released 3D printer files to encourage punters to customized Radeon their Fury X designs.

Microsoft interested in buying AMD
Published in Processors


End of the Wintel alliance

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that the much loved software giant Microsoft wants to by the fabless chipmaker AMD.

AMD eyes China
Published in News
29 June 2015

AMD eyes China


Might save its bacon

Fabless chipmaker AMD is hoping that it might be able to push into China.

EK Water Blocks working on Fury X water block
Published in Graphics


Turns the Fury X into a single-slot card

According to a posted teaser, it appears that EK Water Blocks, a well known liquid cooling specialists from Slovenia, did not waste any time in creating a water block for AMD's new flagship Radeon R9 Fury X graphics card.