AMD Zen 3, RDNA 2, and CDNA coming this year
Published in PC Hardware


AMD confirms during its Q2 2020 financial call

During its Q2 2020 financial call, AMD has confirmed that its entire lineup is on track for this year and that the company is focused on bringing Zen 3 architecture, both Ryzen and EPYC, as well its RDNA 2 and CDNA architectures to the market in 2020.

AMD doing well as profits are Ryzen and bottom line is EPYC
Published in News


Sales up 26 percent thanks to Ryzen and Epyc

AMD reported better than expected second quarter results as sales surged 26 percent on strong demand for Ryzen PC chips and Epyc server processors.

AMD Ryzen 7 4700G runs Doom Eternal at 1080p
Published in Graphics


Should give Tiger Lake a run for the money

While Intel Tiger Lake Gen12 Xe iGPU was seen running Battlefield V, the latest video shows AMD Ryzen 7 4700G Renoir iGPU running Doom Eternal at 1080p resolution.

AMD reveals new Zen 2 architecture
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 22 July 2020 12:11

AMD reveals new Zen 2 architecture


With integrated Radeon graphics

AMD lifted the kimono on its new line of desktop processors based on its Zen 2 architecture with integrated Radeon graphics.

Ryzen Threadripper Pro is now out
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 10:41

Ryzen Threadripper Pro is now out


Up to 64 cores

AMD has bought out a workstation-class processor to challenge the Intel Xeon on the desktop with its Ryzen Threadripper Pro.

AMD and Google team up on Confidential Computing
Published in Cloud


Predicting an EPYC future   

Google has teamed up with AMD to offer cloud based private, encrypted services that are intended to give users confidence that they are always in control over the confidentiality of their data. Google Cloud encrypts data at-rest and in-transit, but customer data must be decrypted for processing.

Apple will develop its discrete GPU
Published in Graphics
Friday, 10 July 2020 09:49

Apple will develop its discrete GPU


Total hardware control

Earlier this week, there were some rumors that Apple will use its graphics IP to build the discrete graphics processors, probably starting with a notebook first, and we can assure you that these plans are real.

AMD CEO, Dr. Lisa Su reconfirms that Zen 3 is on track
Published in PC Hardware


Launching later this year

In a message on her Twitter account, AMD's CEO Dr. Lisa Su confirmed once again that Zen 3 is on track and coming later this year.

AMD launches Ryzen 5 3600XT- a 6 core/12-thread processor
Published in PC Hardware


3.8GHz base clock and a 4.5GHz max boost clock

AMD has launched its new Ryzen 3000XT series, including the Ryzen 5 3600XT which is a 6 core/12-thread processor, with a 3.8GHz base clock and a 4.5GHz max boost clock. The new chip provides a 100MHz increase over the 3600X.

Ryzen 5 HP Envy cleans Intel Core i7 Spectre clock
Published in PC Hardware


Cheaper and better

The Ryzen 5 4600U-powered Envy costs hundreds of dollars less than the Core i7-1065G7 Spectre but runs longer and faster while being just as thin and light, according to a comparison run by Notebook Check.