14th Gen Meteor Lake is no match
While most of the tech press is waxing lyrical about Chipzilla’s mighty onboard Meteor Lake graphics, it is starting to look like Intel is going to be stuffed into its locker by AMD’s Ryzen 7040 Phoenix APUs.
Even the lower power version will match Nvidia
Phoenix, the next generation of AMD APUs, named after a bird which catches fire and is reborn from the ashes, might offer unprecedented mobile graphics performance.
Upcoming mobile APU
AMD's CEO Lisa Su posted a picture of the upcoming Ryzen 6000 Rembrandt mobile APU.
With a 16-inch IPS screen
Although it was announced for the Chinese market in May, Huawei is now finally bringing its Matebook 16 globally, and this notebook packs some serious power with Ryzen 5000H series APUs and 16-inch IPS touchscreen
Ryzen 7 APU and more storage space
Aya Neo has announced an updated version of its handheld console at the Chinajoy 2021 event, giving it a bit more performance with Ryzen 7 4800U APU and more storage space, as well as a slightly higher price tag.
Shipping in December and starting at $399
Valve has now officially announced its handheld console, called the Steam Deck. Based on a custom AMD APU with Zen 2 CPU and RDNA 2 GPU, the Steam Deck should pack enough punch to run games on a 7-inch screen when it launches in December 2021, with a starting price of $399.
7nm Zen 3 with Vega 8 IGP
Although previously available to OEMs, AMD has now announced its two Ryzen 5000G SKUs for the retail/e-tail market, the Ryzen 7 5700G and the Ryzen 5 5600G, offering impressive performance with Zen 3 CPU architecture and Vega graphics at $359 and $259.
Coming to DIY market later this year
AMD has officially launched its Ryzen 5000G series APUs based on Zen 3 CPU cores and Radeon Vega graphics. Unfortunately, these will first go to OEMs, and the DIY market can expect it on retail/e-tail shelves later this year.
Zen 3-based Ryzen 3 5300G, Ryzen 5 5600G, Ryzen 7 5700G
It appears that AMD's upcoming Ryzen 5000G series desktop APUs based on Zen 3 architecture are coming soon, as the first details about the lineup have leaked online.
Warhol, Raphael, Van Gogh, Cezanne, Rembrandt, Dragon Crest
A few more details have leaked regarding AMD's 2020/2021 CPU/APU lineup, including some known and rumored codenames like Warhol, Raphael, Cezanne, Rembrandt, and Dragon Crest.