AMD shows off die shots of Ryzen cores
Published in Processors


And selfies of core complex modules


AMD has released some selfies of the upcoming Ryzen CPU line.

Volta might get a die shrink after all
Published in News


TSMC’s 12nm named and shamed


There have been lots of rumours about what transistor lithography Nvidia will be giving their next-gen Volta graphics cards, but it is starting to look like it is tapping TSMC its “new” 12nm process.

Nvidia shows off Pascal100 dyed green
Published in Graphics


It isnt easy being green

Nvidia presented the Hot Chips show with a close-up of its Pascal GP100 die – stained green so we can see the details.

Nvidia GTX 1070 GP104-200 Pascal ASIC pictured
Published in Graphics


Die size of around 333mm2

Finally we get a clear picture of a version of the GP104 Pascal GPU which is rumored to be the heart of the upcoming Nvidia Geforce GTX 1070 graphics card, the GP104-200.

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Lithography systems maker to advance chip making by two years