Nvidia officially unveils the Geforce RTX 2060 12GB
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Packing 2176 CUDA cores, just like the RTX 2060 Super

After an endless stream of rumors and leaks, Nvidia has now officially unveiled the Geforce RTX 2060 12GB graphics card, adding support for it in its latest Geforce drivers as well as listing it on its site.

Qualcomm unveils the Snapdragon 8cx Gen 3 and Snapdragon 7c+ Gen 3 compute platforms
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New SoCs for Windows-on-ARM laptops

In addition to the flagship smartphone SoC, Qualcomm has unveiled its next-generation SoCs for Windows-on-ARM laptops, including the flagship 5nm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 3 and the 6nm Snapdragon 7c+ Gen 3.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 phones coming this year
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Motorola first with the announcement, Xiaomi to follow

There are plenty of smartphone makers that are jumping on the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 train as Qualcomm has already confirmed we will see the first phones before the end of the year.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC is now officially announced
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ARMv9 CPU cores, new Adreno GPU, camera improvements, and more

During its annual Snapdragon Tech Summit 2021, Qualcomm has unveiled its latest flagship mobile SoC, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, bringing improvements across the board, including new ARMv9 CPU cores, new Adreno GPU, 7th Gen Qualcomm AI engine, camera improvements with Snapdragon Sight Camera Technology, 4th gen Snapdragon Elite Gaming, and more.

AMD working on Radeon RX 6500 XT and RX 6400 graphics cards
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Based on Navi 24 GPU

AMD is preparing to unleash a few new graphics cards in the Radeon RX 6000 series, the RX 6500 XT and the RX 6400. Both should be based on the smallest RNDA2 Navi 24 GPU and launch in Q1 2022.

Nvidia releases Geforce 496.76 GPU driver
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Game Ready drivers for Battlefield 2042

Nvidia has released its latest Geforce 496.76 GPU driver that brings Game Ready optimizations for Battlefield 2042, adds the new Nvidia Image Scaling feature, as well as brings DLSS support to several games.

Poco M4 Pro 5G comes with Dimensity 810 SoC
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Gets a better camera and 33W fast charging

While the Poco M3 Pro 5G was unveiled not more than six months ago, Poco has now prepared the replacement in the form of the Poco M4 Pro 5G, giving it a slightly larger screen, Mediatek's Dimensity 810 SoC, better camera system, and 33W fast charging.

AMD announces Instinct MI200 series accelerator
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AMD's new 29b transistor 6nm CDNA 2 GPU

In addition to the CPU announcements, a big part of AMD's Accelerated Data Center keynote was focused on the new AMD Instinct MI200 series accelerators. Based on the new CDNA 2 GPU architecture, this dual-GPU accelerator claims the world's first exascale-class GPU.

AMD Milan-X EPYC is a beast with 3D V-Cache
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804MB of total cache per socket

AMD has unveiled its 3rd gen AMD EPYC Milan-X CPU, a beast with 3D V-Cache, up to 64 Zen 3 cores, and an 804MB of total cache per socket, promising up to 50 percent average uplift across targeted workloads.

AMD talks Zen 4 EPYC at the Accelerated Data Center keynote
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Genoa Zen 4 and Bergamo Zen 4c, with up to 96 and 128 cores

During its Accelerated Data Center keynote, AMD has disclosed some impressive details about its upcoming Zen 4-based EPYC lineup, including details about the 4th generation EPYC, and two segments it will cover.