Better support for future CPUs
According to the latest report, it appears that AMD is hard at work on its new AGESA 184.108.40.206 update which should pave the way for upcoming AM4 processors, like the Raven Ridge APUs and the Pinnacle Ridge CPUs.
Users can’t spot the difference
While Intel fanboys can tell you in detail about how cool Intel’s eighth generation chips are, analysts are noting that Chipzilla might have a tough time selling the difference.
Optimizations for a couple of games
AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.10.1 driver which brings optimizations for a couple of upcoming games as well as a few fixes.
Small Ryzen motherboard with plenty of features
We have seen a couple of AM4 mini-ITX form-factor motherboards recently and the latest one spotted in shops is the Asus ROG Strix B350-I, based on the cheaper B350 chipset.
Under £200 for a top of the line
The price of AMD's top-of-the-line AMD Ryzen 5 microprocessor has fallen to below £200 and is cheaper than the cut price Ryzen 5 1600.
Radeon Software 17.9.3 driver offers 4K 60FPS on RX 580
After an initial report that AMD Radeon series graphics cards, especially the RX Vega series, are offering great performance in Forza Motorsport 7 game, AMD has now officially started to brag about it, saying that it offers 4K 60FPS gameplay on RX 580 graphics card.
Based on Polaris GPU
AMD said its newest Embedded Radeon E9170 series GPUs will be based on the well-known Polaris GPU and come in multiple form factors aimed at embedded applications.
Optimization at its best
AMD has apparently done a hell of a job optimizing its drivers for Forza Motorsport 7 game as its Radeon RX Vega 64 and Vega 56 graphics cards managed to beat Nvidia's GTX 1080 Ti and GTX 1080.
12nm after 2018 and 7nm for 2019
It looks like it will be 12nm for RyZen's successor in early 2018 and in 2019 AMD is planning Zen's 2 core 7nm based Matisse follow up
From most, if not all partners
Despite earlier worrisome rumors that some partners might not be working on custom Radeon RX Vega graphics cards, it appears that most, if not all partners will be launching their custom RX Vega versions in late October/early November.