AMD jacks up the price for Radeon 6000 PCBs
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Friday, 26 November 2021 12:27

AMD jacks up the price for Radeon 6000 PCBs


Well, everyone else is

It appears that AMD has given up trying to be nice during the chip shortage and jacked up the prices of its Radeon 6000 PCBs

AMD working on Radeon RX 6500 XT and RX 6400 graphics cards
Published in Graphics


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.

IBM Cloud releases third-generation AMD EPYC servers
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128 cores (256 threads) of processing power to play with

IBM Cloud has released Bare Metal Servers using the newly released third-generation AMD EPYC processors.

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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Monday, 08 November 2021 23:42

AMD Milan-X EPYC is a beast with 3D V-Cache


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.

AMD releases Radeon Software 21.11.1 drivers
Published in Graphics
Friday, 05 November 2021 14:15

AMD releases Radeon Software 21.11.1 drivers


One to have for Call of Duty: Vanguard and Forza Horizon 5

AMD has released its latest Radeon Software graphics drivers which bring optimizations for Call of Duty: Vanguard and Forza Horizon 5 games.

Intel stretched the truth in its AMD comparison
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 04 November 2021 13:03

Intel stretched the truth in its AMD comparison


Fancy that

The US tech press which loves telling positive stories about everyone appears to be somewhat shocked that Intel might have not being telling the full truth when it compared its Core i9-12900K and Ryzen 9 5950X.

AMD doesn't have a chip shortage - claim
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 03 November 2021 12:10

AMD doesn't have a chip shortage - claim


Claims its prophets saved its profits

Chip designer Advanced Micro Devices has been able to skirt most of the problems linked with the global chip supply shortage by forecasting demand years in advance.

AMD reports another record quarter with Q3 2021
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Wednesday, 27 October 2021 11:35

AMD reports another record quarter with Q3 2021


Revenue up by over 50 percent, gross margin up by 4 points

AMD has announced its Q3 2021 financial report, showing yet another record quarter and continuing its revenue trend. The company reported a revenue of $4.3B and an impressive boost in gross margin, up to 48 percent.