Polaris in June
Published in Graphics
08 April 2016

Polaris in June

New rumours

If the dark satanic rumour mill is correct AMD’s next-generation graphics cards may in the shops in June.

AMD rolls out Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.4.1 drivers
Published in Graphics

With Quantum Break optimizations and more

AMD has released its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.4.1 drivers which come with an official support for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive VR headsets, all the optimizations for the new Quantum Break game and few other improvements and fixes.

AMD shows off Bristol Ridge
Published in Processors

Taking on Skylake

AMD has been giving a sneak preview of its “Bristol Ridge” architecture which it hope to use to take on Skylake.

AMD over the moon over stargazing contract
Published in Graphics

AMD's FirePro S9300 x2 Server GPUs to drive its HPC.

A cutting edge Canadian astronomy project will use AMD chips to provide the high performance computing it needs.

Tesla could squeeze Nvidia
Published in News

Recruitment wars

Tesla Motors,’ which has been poaching engineers from Apple and AMD, could be causing a few headaches for Nvidia.

AMD unveils dual-Fiji FirePro S9300 X2 HPC graphics card
Published in Graphics

High Performance Computing FirePro with two Fiji GPUs and passive cooling

AMD has unveiled a new FirePro series High Performance Computing (HPC) graphics card which is based on two AMD Fiji GPUs, similar to the recently unveiled Radeon Pro Duo desktop dual-GPU graphics card, the FirePro S9300 X2.

AMD rolls out Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.3.2 drivers
Published in Graphics

Ready for Oculus Rift and Radeon Pro Duo 

Following the official availability of the Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) headset, AMD has also released its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.3.2 drivers adding both support for the new Oculus SDK v1.3 as well as support for its recently released Radeon Pro Duo dual-GPU graphics card.

AMD set to kill off 32-bit Radeon drivers
Published in Graphics

Who needs it?

AMD looks close to killing off support for 32-bit Windows for its Radeon drivers.

AMD socket AM4 technical details leaked
Published in Processors

More pins 

An Italian tech website has published technical details of AMD's coming AM4 socket. 

AMD's Vega details leaked
Published in Graphics

Details appear on Linked in page

Details of AMD's Vega GPU were leaked and then taken down from AMD R&D Manager's LinkedIn profile page over Easter.