AMD releases Radeon Software 17.5.1 driver
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Performance improvements for Prey

AMD and its Radeon Technologies Group have released their latest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.5.1 driver, which brings performance improvements and optimizations for Bethesda's newest Prey game based on CryEngine.

Possible Vega GPU details revealed in Linux driver
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Similar to Fiji GPU

A big update to the Digital Rendering Manger (DRM) in Linux 4.12 kernel, which adds initial Radeon Vega support, has left us with possible specifications for that same upcoming AMD flagship GPU.

AMD says Vega is on track for launch in Q2
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Alleged benchmark result shows up

During its Q1 2017 financial call, AMD has confirmed that its Vega GPU architecture is still on track for Q2 launch, which means it should be launched by the end June.

AMD revenues jump
Published in Processors


Margins still a little low


AMD reported an 18.3 percent jump in quarterly revenue but the chipmaker's second quarter gross margins forecast raised some concerns.

AMD releases Radeon Software 17.4.4 driver
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With Dawn of War III optimizations and bug fixes

AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.4.4 driver which brings optimizations for Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III as well as a couple of bug fixes.

AMD Ryzen giving Intel a kicking in the Durbans
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South Africa sales doing well

While AMD is a long way behind Intel in most past of the world now Ryzen is out it is starting to give Chipzilla a run for its money – at least in South Africa.

AMD Radeon RX Vega to compete with GTX 1080 Ti
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As well as Nvidia Titan Xp

During an AMA session, AMD's Global Marketing Manager for Desktop Processors, Don Woligrosky, answered plenty of questions and revealed a bit more information about the upcoming Radeon RX Vega graphics card.

AMD leak confirms Vega this quarter
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Polish leak


AMD leaked on its Polish Facebook page that it is releasing Vega this quarter.

Analyst thinks things will be great for Intel
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Results tomorrow will be interesting

While investors are expecting Intel to release some rather dull results tomorrow, Susquehanna Financial Group’s Christopher Rolland thinks things will be pretty good.

AMD announces second-gen Radeon Pro Duo graphics card
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Slower than Radeon Pro Duo Fiji XT with quadruple the memory for $999


On Monday, Advanced Micro Devices took the wraps off its most powerful workstation graphics card to date, the Polaris-based Radeon Pro Duo. The card is a follow-up of last year’s computing powerhouse featuring two Fury X cores and is once again marketed for superior multi-tasking, accelerated applications, and the creation and playback of VR content.