AMD considering a split
Published in News
Monday, 22 June 2015 12:09

AMD considering a split


Needs to make money

As we have been warning, AMD is considering selling itself off as part of a consolidation which is happening in the chip industry.

Star Wars Battlefront feels like a blockbuster
Published in Games


EA knows what it's doing

We had a chance to play Star Wars Battlefront PlayStation 4 edition. We saw a short demo of Battlefront on PC at the AMD Fury X, Radeon 300-series event, too.

AMD partners release their Radeon 300 cards
Published in Graphics


Know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em.

AMD's partners have released their cards based on its Radeon 300 Series of graphics cards.

Intel slashes five percent of staff
Published in News
Friday, 19 June 2015 12:00

Intel slashes five percent of staff


Things not going that well after all

Chipzilla might be the world leader for chips and squeezing the lift from AMD at the moment, but for some reason it decided to slash five percent of its workforce.

AMD officially launches the new Radeon R9 390 series
Published in Graphics


Hawaii GPU becomes Grenada with a slight overclock

In addition to the Radeon R7 300 graphics card which should hold the entry-level fort, the Radeon R9 380 for the mid-range market segment and the flagship Fury lineup, AMD's higher-end lineup will be represented by rebranded Radeon R9 290 series, which got a slightly higher clocks and more memory.

AMD R9 380 series to hold performance-segment
Published in Graphics


To go against Nvidia Geforce GTX 960

In addition to the Radeon R7 300 and the Grenada-based Radeon R9 390 series graphics cards, AMD has also announced the Radeon R9 380 which should hold the performance-segment of the market.

AMD officially launches Radeon R7 300 series graphics cards
Published in Graphics


Featuring Radeon R7 370 and R7 360

As expected, AMD has now officially launched its newest Radeon R7 300 series graphics card which are aimed at MOBA and MMORPG gamers with 1080p displays, the Radeon R7 370 and the R7 360.

Toshiba shows off Satellite C laptops
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 18 June 2015 15:04

Toshiba shows off Satellite C laptops


All ready for Windows 10

Toshiba is making sure that Windows 10 does not appear with the normal load of old Tosh. It has announced a couple of new Windows 10 laptops.

AMD Fiji GPU has 8.9 billion transistors
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 19:50

AMD Fiji GPU has 8.9 billion transistors


With HBM chips it goes over 10 billion

The Fiji GPU behind the AMD Radeon Fury line of graphics cards is definitely a one big chip with 8.9 billion transistors, but during our short chat with, Raja Koduri, Corporate Vice President and CTO, Visual Computing at AMD and we learned that the number is even higher.

AMD announces Fiji-based Radeon Fury lineup
Published in Graphics


CEO and key people on stage

Dr. Lisa Su, AMD CEO, has just announced the Radeon Fury line of graphics cards. Fury is the brand behind the Fiji GPU codename and Lisa announced four new Radeon Fury graphics cards.