AMD will keep AM4 and TR4 sockets
A fresh leak of AMD's CPU roadmap has leaked online confirming some of the previous rumors and codenames as well as giving a glimpse of new HEDT, CPU and APU codenames that will come in 2020.
The lineup includes four SKUs, ranging from $199 to $369
Following a recent leak where we saw some of the first Ryzen 2000 CPU benchmarks - codenamed Pinnacle Ridge - we now have the full set of slides which show the launch lineup, scheduled for April, as well as more performance and feature details for both CPUs and the new X470 chipset.
Cryptocurrency craze too lucrative to pass
According to a report, ASRock may enter the graphics card market, with AMD Radeon graphics cards as the most likely choice.
Ryzen 7 2000 running at up to 4.35GHz
A leak coming from South Korea has revealed some of the first performance details regarding AMD's upcoming 2nd generation Ryzen CPUs based on 12nm Zen+ architecture.
Brings several game improvements and fixes
AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.3.1 driver which brings performance improvements and optimizations for several games, bug fixes and completely new Radeon eSports Experience optimizations.
You can even smell the brimstone and hear the cries of the damned
Intel and AMD's collaboration which sees Intel Kaby Lake CPUs paired with an on-package Radeon RX Vega-derived GPU appears to have some rather good figures.
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.
Intel-AMD duopoly is a long way off
While AMD's Ryzen chips are rather good, Dell EMC is not particularly interested and will remain loyal to Chipzilla.
Thanks to crypto-miners
AMD is slowly gaining ground on Nvidia thanks to its GPUs being more popular among crypto-miners.