AMD to show off R9 300 series at Computex
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 12:09

AMD to show off R9 300 series at Computex


Rumour mill turns

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that AMD is getting ready to drop its kimono and expose the R9 300 series at Computex. 

MediaTek to license AMD graphics
Published in Graphics
Monday, 09 March 2015 09:16

MediaTek to license AMD graphics

For high-end SoCs

One of the hottest things we learned at the Mobile World Congress is that MediaTek is working with AMD on mobile SoC graphics.

AMD hopes 15% of servers will be ARM-based
Published in Processors
Thursday, 05 March 2015 07:51

AMD hopes 15% of servers will be ARM-based

 

By 2019 says, CFO

AMD definitely plans to win back some market share in the server space with ARM-based chips. 

AMD hopes for $1bn more revenue from semicustoms in 2016
Published in Processors


New designs signed and coming

AMD is hoping it can ramp up production of semicustom chips and boost revenue in the long run. 

AMD says the future of Mantle is DirectX 12
Published in Graphics


Focus on DirectX 12 instead

It looks like the Mantle API developed by AMD is slowly reaching its end of its useful life.

AMD and Nvidia will work together in perfect harmony
Published in Graphics


Ebony and ivory

DirectX 12 looks set to bring Nvidia and AMD together, in a way that neither will be particularly happy about.

AMD not too interested in Chromebooks
Published in Processors
Thursday, 26 February 2015 08:21

AMD not too interested in Chromebooks


CTO questions financial viability

AMD is not keen to enter the Chromebook space, at least not until prices and features match its APUs better.

Nvidia wins market share from AMD
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 25 February 2015 14:28

Nvidia wins market share from AMD


Year of shrinking

It would appear that the world is rushing to Nvidia to buy its latest GPU at the expense of AMD.

AMD working on Virtual Reality too
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 25 February 2015 08:39

AMD working on Virtual Reality too


Cooperation, not VR headsets

We became aware of a few VR-related things back in mid-2014, and one of them was that both AMD and Nvidia were investing a lot of resources in Virtual Reality. 

AMD Carrizo specs revealed at ISSCC
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 24 February 2015 08:19

AMD Carrizo specs revealed at ISSCC


Higher density, lower power

AMD has revealed more details about its upcoming Carrizo APU at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC).