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AMD's Ryzen 8000G desktop APUs get a price drop
Published in PC Hardware

Ryzen 7 8700G drops to $270

AMD's Ryzen 8000G series got a decent price drop recently, making them quite a catch in case you want to stick with a Phoenix-based APU with up to eight Zen 4 cores and 12 RDNA3 Compute Units (CUs). Although it is currently limited to a single retailer/e-tailer, it is possible that the promotion will extend to other stores.

AMD Ryzen 7 8700F shows up on Amazon for pre-order
Published in PC Hardware

Launching on May 14 at $299.99

Amazon has briefly jumped the gun on AMD's Ryzen 7 8700F APU, which should launch alongside the Ryzen 5 8400F on May 14th, listing it for pre-order at $299.99.

AMD's Zen 4 Ryzen 5 7600X chip drops to stunningly low prices
Published in Gaming

Time to build a budget gaming PC

The price of AMD's Ryzen 5 7600X, a six-core marvel, has plummeted to an incredibly affordable €179. That's a staggering 40 per cent discount from its initial price of €299, making it a thrilling opportunity for budget-conscious gamers.

AMD releases Ryzen Embedded 7000 series processors
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Zen 4 and RDNA 2 for embedded applications

AMD has announced its new Ryzen Embedded 7000 series processors at the Smart Production Solutions 2023, bringing Zen 4 CPU and RDNA 2 GPU architectures to industrial automation, machine vision, robotics, and edge servers.

AMD announces new Radeon RX 7900M GPU
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 19 October 2023 18:54

AMD announces new Radeon RX 7900M GPU

Promises desktop-class performance for laptops

AMD has announced its latest flagship laptop GPU, the AMD Radeon RX 7900M. The new laptop GPU will debut on the new AMD Advantage Alienware m18 laptop with AMD Ryzen 9 7945HX and the Radeon RX 7900M GPU, which is available as of today, starting at $2,799.99.

FinalWire releases AIDA64 v6.92 diagnostic and benchmarking tool
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Brings improved support for AMD Zen 5 CPUs, among other things

FinalWire has released its latest version of AIDA64 diagnostic and benchmarking software, the AIDA64 v6.92. The new version brings improved support for current and upcoming CPUs and GPUs as well as fixes and optimizes some other things.

AMD Phoenix 2 CPU Die Shot leaked
Published in News
Monday, 11 September 2023 12:00

AMD Phoenix 2 CPU Die Shot leaked

Shows Zen 4, Zen 4c cores

A die shot of AMD’s upcoming hybrid accelerated processing unit with Zen 4 and Zen 4c general-purpose cores has been published by hardware leaker HXL.

AMD clarifies Ryzen 5 7500F availability
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 26 July 2023 09:59

AMD clarifies Ryzen 5 7500F availability

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.

Simply NUC launches Moonstone Mini PC with AMD Ryzen 7000 mobile APU
Published in PC Hardware

With up to AMD Ryzen 9 7940HS

Simply NUC has released a new Simply NUC designed and branded mini PC product called the Moonstone, which is based on the latest AMD Ryzen 7000 processors in a compact 4x4 design. Starting at $699, and packing up to AMD Ryzen 9 7940HS, up to 64GB of DDR5-4800 memory, and up to 16TB of storage, this compact mini PC will certainly pack a punch.

AMD officially announces Ryzen Z1 series processors
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Zen 4 and RDNA 3 for handheld PC gaming consoles

AMD has now officially announced the new Ryzen Z1 series processors, including the Ryzen Z1 and the Ryzen Z1 Extreme. The Ryzen Z1 series processors are based on the latest Zen 4 CPU and RDNA 3 GPU architectures, as well as offer all the AMD Radeon features, including AMD Radeon Super Resolution, Radeon Chill, Radeon Image Sharpening, AMD Link, and more.