One to have for Destiny 2 Beta, F1 2017 and PUBG
AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.8.2 which brings day one support for Destiny 2 Open Beta as well as performance improvements for F1 2017 and Playerunknown's Battlegrounds,
Packaging GPU and HBM2 to blame
According to a report, AMD Radeon RX Vega shortages could last until October and while HBM2 might be a part of the problem, it appears that packaging is to blame.
With Qualcomm's Snapdragon 836 SoC
According to @evleaks, Google's second-generation Pixel smartphones could be unveiled on October 5th and pack Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 836 SoC.
With a new 2.5-slot triple fan cooler
While there is still no official word on the ETA for custom Radeon RX Vega graphics cards, Asus is one of the rare partners that has teased its upcoming custom ROG Strix designs, and after a couple of teasers for its RX Vega 64 Strix lineup, now it is time for the Asus RX Vega 56 Strix.
Plenty of game improvements and SLI profiles
As promised earlier, Nvidia has now officially released its new Geforce 385.41 Game Ready drivers which feature optimizations for Destiny 2 Open Beta and other games as well as new SLI profiles and a couple of fixes.
6.3-inch Infinity Display and dual camera
As expected, Samsung has officially unveiled its new Galaxy Note 8 flagship at its dedicated Unpacked Event, featuring a 6.3-inch Super AMOLED QHD+ screen, dual camera on the rear and either a Snapdragon 835 or Exynos 8895 SoC, depending on the region.
With 3840x1080 resolution and AMD FreeSync 2
Samsung brought quite an interesting monitor to the Gamescom 2017 show which is currently heating up in Cologne, Germany, the 32:9 49-inch 3840x1080 CHG90 with support for AMD FreeSync 2 technology.
From US $799 down to US $599
A recent price drop of the Oculus Rift VR headset has rather forced HTC's hand to lower the price of its VR headset as well, pushing it from US $799, down to US $599.
Support for RX Vega and Quake Champions
AMD and its Radeon Technologies Group have released its latest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.8.1 WHQL-certified drivers which bring support for Radeon RX Vega graphics cards as well as a couple of game improvements and bug fixes.
Radeon Vega Mobile in Raven Ridge APUs
While AMD is trying to get its RX Vega desktop graphics cards to the market, its Radeon Vega Mobile GPUs have been spotted in Kishonti's CompuBench and GFXBench benchmarks.