AMD Gemini card out next month
Published in Graphics
Monday, 30 November 2015 11:01

AMD Gemini card out next month


Two unlocked Fiji chips


Word on the street is that AMD’s next dual-GPU graphics card, codenamed Gemini, will be released next month.

AMD pushes its Boltzmann Initiative
Published in Processors
Thursday, 19 November 2015 11:45

AMD pushes its Boltzmann Initiative


Boltz is the mann


Troubled chipmaker AMD is putting a lot of its limited investment money into the “Boltzmann Initiative” which is uses heterogeneous system architecture ability to harness both CPU and AMD GPU for compute efficiency through software.

Two new AMD GPUs in 2016
Published in Graphics
Friday, 13 November 2015 11:19

Two new AMD GPUs in 2016


Koduri talks about his cunning plan

AMDs’ head graphics guy, Raja Koduri promised that AMD will have two new GPUs out next year.

AMD takes small percent of GPU share back
Published in Graphics
Monday, 16 November 2015 10:04

AMD takes small percent of GPU share back


Slow recovery

AMD  managed to take a tiny part of the discrete market share back from Nvidia. 

Boost in GPU shipments
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 12 November 2015 11:11

Boost in GPU shipments


AMD and Nvidia doing well

Beancounters at JPR have been adding up the numbers and dividing by their shoe size and worked out that GPU shipments are up for both Nvidia and AMD.

AMD Radeon R9 380X launches on 15 November
Published in Graphics
Friday, 06 November 2015 10:41

AMD Radeon R9 380X launches on 15 November


Packing the full Tonga/ Antigua GPU

The long awaited AMD Radeon R9 380X will launch on 15th November with a full Tonga/Antigua GPU, with 2048 Stream Processors, plus 4GB GDDR5 memory and a 256-bit memory interface.

AMD's 2016 GPU doubles performance per watt
Published in Graphics
Monday, 19 October 2015 09:41

AMD's 2016 GPU doubles performance per watt


CEO confirms spec

Troubled AMD's CEO has been attempting to rally the troops with further promises about how good things are going to be next year.  

Samsung and Qualcomm didn’t infringe two Nvidia GPU patents
Published in Graphics


The war continues

Nvidia is in the middle of a legal battle against Samsung and Qualcomm over seven GPU patents. Now a judge has given Samsung and Qualcomm a get out of jail free card over two out of seven patents. 

Samsung's mobile GPU might be ready for 2017
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 09:58

Samsung's mobile GPU might be ready for 2017


Things got delayed for two years 

A year ago Fudzilla revealed that Samsung has been building a mobile GPU. We are still as puzzled about it now as we were then,  but there are more confirmations that they should finish it in the 2017 – 2018 timeframe.

IBM puts Nvidia GPU in flagship servers
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 13:28

IBM puts Nvidia GPU in flagship servers


Teaming up with Big Blue Power


Big Blue has launched a line of Power processor-based, Linux-tuned machines which are helped out by Nvidia Tesla K80 GPUs.