Zen 4 and RDNA 3 for handheld PC gaming consoles
AMD has now officially announced the new Ryzen Z1 series processors, including the Ryzen Z1 and the Ryzen Z1 Extreme. The Ryzen Z1 series processors are based on the latest Zen 4 CPU and RDNA 3 GPU architectures, as well as offer all the AMD Radeon features, including AMD Radeon Super Resolution, Radeon Chill, Radeon Image Sharpening, AMD Link, and more.
Impressive specifications with Zen 4 and RDNA3 APU
Asus managed to surprise everyone as it appears that the ROG Ally is actually a real product, rather than an April Fools' Day prank. While there are still a lot of unknown details, a bunch of information has appeared in the last few days including two hands-on videos, showing the prototype in full detail.
ASRock, Asus, Biostar, Gigabyte, and MSI show their motherboards
AMD has officially announced its new A620 chipset, giving an entry-level motherboard option for its Ryzen 7000 series CPUs. ASRock, Asus, Biostar, Gigabyte, and MSI have already announced their own motherboards, and AMD says these should start at $85.
Promises the quietest card in its class, but at a price
Following the success of its previous Noctua Edition graphics cards, namely the RTX 3080 and the 3070 Noctua Edition, Asus and Noctua have decided to team up again on the latest collaboration, the Asus Geforce RTX 4080 Noctua Edition. Featuring an intricate cooling system, the new card promises to be the quietest card in its class.
11.6-incher with rugged design
Asus has announced its new Chromebook CR11 series, education-focused ChromeOS laptops, that will be available in the 11.6-inch clamshell form (Asus Chromebook CR11) or 11.6-inch convertible multi-touch design (Asus Chromebook CR11 Flip).
1GHz Andes AX45MP single-core
Asus' Tinker Board lineup has been around for quite some time but now, we have the first one that will be using a RISC-V processor, the Asus Tinker V.
Coming in 48GB (2x24GB) DDR5-7000 and 192GB (4x48GB) DDR5-5200 options
Corsair has unveiled new high-performance and high-capacity memory kits that will be a part of its Vengeance DDR5 and Vengeance RGB DDR5 series and come in 48GB (2x24GB) DDR5-7000 and 129GB (4x48GB) DDR5-5200 options.
The Pro WS W790E-SAGE SE and the Pro WS W790-ACE
Asus has announced two W790-based LGA-4677 motherboards aimed at high-end and mainstream workstation professionals, the Pro WS W790E-SAGE SE and the Pro WS W790-ACE.
Will not get better until 2024
Motherboard makers saw their sales tank by more than 10 million units in 2022 and are not expecting a turnaround until late this year or early 2024.
The cost of invading other people’s countries
One of the casualties of Tsar Putin’s war against Ukraine appears to be one of the most popular GPU performance monitoring and tuning tools.