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AMD shares more Radeon VII details
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 10 January 2019 16:17

AMD shares more Radeon VII details


7nm Vega for up to 13.8TFLOPs of compute performance

In addition to a few details shared during the CES 2019 keynote hosted by Dr. Lisa Su, AMD's CEO, the company has also disclosed a few more details regarding the new Radeon VII graphics card, including some of the specifications and performance.

AMD Radeon Instinct goes 7nm Vega
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 07 November 2018 02:17

AMD Radeon Instinct goes 7nm Vega


Radeon Instinct MI60 and Instinct MI50

At its dedicated The Next Horizon event, AMD has reiterated its total commitment to datacenter market, both with the 7nm EPYC Rome CPU based on the brand new Zen 2 architecture, as well as with its new 7nm Vega-based Radeon Instinct graphics cards, promising significant improvements in the enterprise accelerator market.

AMD Athlon 200GE now available
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 19 September 2018 13:16

AMD Athlon 200GE now available


Zen and Vega for $55

AMD has announced the availability of its Athlon 200GE APU which comes with two Zen CPU cores paired up with Radeon Vega 3 graphics, all for $55.

AMD unveils $55-priced Athlon 200GE
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 07 September 2018 16:22

AMD unveils $55-priced Athlon 200GE


Zen and Vega on a dual-core APU

AMD has decided to keep the Athlon brand alive and has launched the Athlon 200GE, an entry-level APU with two Zen-cores with SMT-enabled, as well as Vega graphics with 3CUs, all at $55.

AMD makes a semi-custom SoC for China market
Published in PC Hardware


Updated: Could be perfect for a living room PC

AMD has announced a new semi-custom SoC at ChinaJoy, based on Zen CPU cores and Vega graphics, which was created for ??? Subor company and its new console/PC, expected to launch in late-August.

The reason why AMD's Vega power was high
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 19 June 2018 19:24

The reason why AMD's Vega power was high


Power optimization engineers went to EPYC

It is no big secret that Vega 64 and 56 had quite high thermals and didn’t actually meet some of its performance targets. Some key power optimization engineers were pulled from the Vega team to the more important goal. The Naples server chip had a higher priority.

Powercolor RX Vega 56 Nano comes at Computex 2018
Published in Graphics


Custom design, availability in early June

Powercolor has officially announced that it will be unveiling its new Radeon RX Vega 56 Nano Edition at the Computex 2018 show, which kicks off on June 5th.

AMD has 7nm Radeon Instinct running in its lab
Published in AI


Made at TSMC

During its Q1 2018 financial conference call yesterday, AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, confirmed that 7nm is on track and that 7nm Radeon Instinct is running in its labs.

Vega 7nm is not a GPU
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 10:09

Vega 7nm is not a GPU


Current plan: will never be

Many AMD fanboys hoped that Vega 7 nm would be a GPU that could make Vega more competitive to Nvidia's offering.

AMD bundles Far Cry 5 with select Radeon equipped systems
Published in News


Systems with  RX Vega 64, Vega 56 or RX 580

AMD has launched a limited time promotion which gives a free copy of the Far Cry 5 game to those that buy a PC system with select Radeon graphics cards.