Intel shows its DG1 discrete Xe GPU at CES 2020
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Still just a dev card but it runs games

While Intel brought a lot of things to show at the CES 2020 show, the biggest surprise was the developer DG1 discrete Xe GPU, which was both showed running a game as a part of the Intel keynote as well as behind close doors to members of the press.

AMD says "big Navi" is coming
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Ray tracing as well

In a Q&A session after AMD's keynote at CES 2020, members of the press got to ask some big questions, and luckily, AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, confirmed that we will indeed see a big, or high-end Navi-based graphics card, as well as tap into ray tracing with its discrete graphics cards.

Tensor Streaming Processor breaks 21,700 inferences per second
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It just can't stop interfering

Groq, the inventor of the Tensor Streaming Processor (TSP) architecture, today announced that its processor has achieved 21,700 inferences per second (IPS) for ResNet-50 v2 inference.

AMD officially announces RX 5600 XT at CES 2020
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Coming on January 21st at $279

As expected and rumored earlier, AMD has officially announced the new Radeon RX 5600 XT at its CES 2020 keynote, and this 7nm Navi based card with 2304 Stream Processors and 6GB of GDDR6 memory will be available with $279 SEP on January 21st.

Apple backtracks and gets Imagination back
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Maybe its GPU design has not gone to plan

Fruity cargo cult Apple has removed the knives it stuck in the back of its loyal British GPU designer and signed up to a new licence agreement.