Confirms 16GB and 12GB memory configurations
ASRock's submissions over at EEC for upcoming Radeon RX 7000 series graphics cards, namely the RX 7800 XT and the RX 7700 XT, have confirmed some of the previous rumors and leaks regarding specifications, as well as give an idea what models to expect from ASRock.
Navi 32 GPU with 3840 Stream Processors and 16GB of VRAM
Powercolor has jumped the gun and revealed full details of the upcoming AMD Radeon RX 7800 XT Red Devil graphics cards, confirming previous rumors about the Navi 32 GPU with 3840 Stream Processors and 16GB of GDDR6 memory with 256-bit memory interface.
Reports $5.4b of revenue, down by 18 percent YoY
AMD has reported its financial results for the second quarter of 2023, reporting a revenue of $5.4 billion, a gross margin of 46 percent, and a net income of $27 million. This is a significant but expected drop in revenue of 18 percent compared to the same quarter last year, but it managed to get its gross margin up by two points.
Laptops get 3D V-cache memory
AMD has announced its new Ryzen 9 7945HX3D mobile processor, claiming the world+s faster mobile gaming processor, and bringing 3D vertical cache memory to the mobile CPU range. The Ryzen 9 7945HX3D is a 16-core/32-thread SKU with 64MB of 3D V-cache.
China-only, only for system integrators in the rest of the world
AMD has released a statement clarifying the availability of its new Ryzen 5 7500F SKU, a 6-core Zen 4 CPU that comes without integrated graphics. Apparently, it will be available on retail/e-tail shelves only in China, while other regions will only get it via system integrators.
Upgradable laptop with AMD CPUs and GPUs
Framework's upgradable 16-inch Laptop 16 is now available for pre-order in a couple of countries, offering AMD's Ryzen CPUs, as well as an optional upgradable graphics module for the expansion bay.
MosaicML has a look under the bonnet of both
Artificial intelligence chips from AMD are about 80 per cent as fast as those from Nvidia but the way its chips are designed means that it is going to match its performance soon.
6-core/12-thread SKU with X3D cache for $229
The AMD Ryzen 5 5600X3D has been already leaked earlier, but now it appears it will be launched as an exclusive SKU for Micro Center retailer in the US, priced at $229. This means it will not be coming to other regions.
Putting some pressure on Nvidia's RTX 4060 launch
AMD's Radeon RX 7600 graphics card price has decreased to $249.99. This puts it at $20 below MSRP and should put some pressure on Nvidia's upcoming Geforce RTX 4060 graphics card.