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AMD releases Ryzen 5 3500X
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 16 April 2021 12:56

AMD releases Ryzen 5 3500X


At a stupid price

AMD's Ryzen 5 3500X, which has been only on sale in China is being flogged at a ridiculous price as a retail chip in several online American stores.

AMD unveils its Ryzen 5000G APUs for OEMs
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 14 April 2021 13:29

AMD unveils its Ryzen 5000G APUs for OEMs


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.

AMD tries to launch Radeon RX 6800 XT Midnight Black
Published in Graphics


Might as well be called Out of Stock edition

AMD has made a rather surprising move by launching an all-black version of the reference Radeon RX 6800 XT, called Midnight Black. The card was available directly from AMD and the stock did not last long.

AMD Ryzen 5000G desktop APU lineup leaks online
Published in PC Hardware


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.

AMD's Ryzen puts pressure on Intel
Published in News
Tuesday, 30 March 2021 11:48

AMD's Ryzen puts pressure on Intel

 
Alienware has an AMD option

Dell's next Alienware M15 will ship with an AMD Ryzen 5000 CPU, in a move which is rather bad news for Intel.

NZXT makes AMD motherboard
Published in PC Hardware
Monday, 29 March 2021 11:14

NZXT makes AMD motherboard


Midrange chipset

Three years after expanding into motherboards, NZXT has finally launched a model for AMD users.

Rocket Lake might be slower than Ryzen 5000
Published in PC Hardware


So much for new architecture 

 New benchmarks which have tipped up online have shown some embarrassing facts for Intel's new Rocket Lake-S architecture.

AMD releases RX 6700 XT
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 18 March 2021 09:47

AMD releases RX 6700 XT


Radeon RX 6900 XT – chopped in half

AMD has unveiled its RX 6700 XT which is its  latest RDNA 2-based GPU that targets 1440p PC gamers.

AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT reviews are out
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 17 March 2021 16:19

AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT reviews are out


Review roundup: Puts pressure on Nvidia Geforce RTX 3060 Ti and RTX 3070

Officially announced on March 3rd, AMD has now lifted the NDA on reviews of its Radeon RX 6700 XT graphics card, a $479 SEP RDNA2 Navi 22 based graphics card.

AMD could be working on cryptomining GPU SKUs as well
Published in Graphics


Navi 12 GPU spotted in AMD Direct Rendering Manager

With Nvidia trying to push cryptominers to its Cryptocurrency Mining Processors (CMPs), it was just a matter of time before we saw a similar move from AMD. According to the latest rumors, it appears that AMD might be preparing to do just that.