Zen to sample in Q2 to key customers
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 April 2016 12:30

Zen to sample in Q2 to key customers


Confirmation from AMD CEO

Some good news from AMD – according to the CEO of AMD Lisa Su key customers are getting sample's of the company's Zen x86-based chips in Q2 2016.

AMD stock jumps 52 percent on hope
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 April 2016 12:17

AMD stock jumps 52 percent on hope


Hoping that Chinese licensing will make money and VR will perform 

Fudzilla was the first to report that AMD is working with several Chinese partners on a server deal and the recent announcement of its partnership with THATIC was one of the main reasons for a spike in sales.

AMD 2016 roadmap skips HBM 2.0
Published in Graphics
Friday, 22 April 2016 10:45

AMD 2016 roadmap skips HBM 2.0


Vega comes in 2017

This might be one of these we told you so articles, but our well-placed sources have indicated for a long time that HBM 2.0 might not be as easy and broad

Intel confirms 10nm on track for 2017
Published in Processors
Thursday, 18 February 2016 14:06

Intel confirms 10nm on track for 2017


Despite rumours of delay

Chipzilla has said that a job advert which implied that it would not be using the 10nm process for two years was inaccurate and confirmed that it is on track for a 2017 release.

LG G5 Snapdragon 820 phone buzz starts
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 22 January 2016 08:27

LG G5 Snapdragon 820 phone buzz starts


Flagship at Mobile World Congress 2016

Qualcomm and LG have started buzzing that something cool will happen on February 21 – the day before the Mobile World Congress starts in Barcelona. We just got a confirmation that LG plans to launch a new flagship phone.

Polaris GPUs are shipping
Published in Processors
Monday, 11 January 2016 11:21

Polaris GPUs are shipping


Sooner than expected

While AMD recently announced its fourth generation GCN architecture, known as Polaris, at the CES 2016, it was keeping quiet on a launch date.

Intel 14nm Skylake CPU yields reportedly improving
Published in News


Retailers continue to sell out quickly

A recent report by the folks at The Motley Fool suggests that Intel finally seems to have things under control for its high-end 14-nanometer Skylake desktop parts with improving yields and more stock on retail shelves.

Xbox One Polaris leaked
Published in Graphics
Saturday, 02 January 2016 11:20

Xbox One Polaris leaked


AMD's GPU based prototype?

AMD's 2016 architecture will end up  carrying the rather cool name of Polaris and the Radeon 4000 series might make its first appearance in an updated Xbox One.

Samsung to manufacture GPUs for AMD
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 22 December 2015 21:36

Samsung to manufacture GPUs for AMD


Greenland in 2016 claims ETNews

Korean ETNews believes that AMD will start manufacturing high-end Greenland GPUs in Samsung factories in the second quarter of 2016. 

Micron offers 2X GDDR5 Speed in 2016
Published in Graphics
Friday, 11 December 2015 12:37

Micron offers 2X GDDR5 Speed in 2016


Updatad: The next generation

Micron has promised to launch a new kind of memory that is twice the speed of mainstreams GDDR5 . This will be released during 2016 and will be company's answer to HBM.