AMD Athlon 200GE now available
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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 lists  Ryzen 7 2800H and the Ryzen 5 2600H
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Gaming chips come to notebooks

AMD listed the Ryzen 7 2800H and the Ryzen 5 2600H on its website which means that Raven Ridge architecture, found in the Ryzen 5 2400G and the Ryzen 3 2200G, is coming to gaming notebooks.

AMD releases Radeon Software 18.9.1 driver
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Optimizations for Shadows of the Tomb Raider

AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.1 driver which brings optimizations for Shadows of the Tomb Raider and Star Control: Origins games as well as a couple of bug fixes.

AMD unveils $55-priced Athlon 200GE
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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.

Graphic shipments fell in Q2 2018
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Tulipmania over, perhaps

It won't come as a surprise to regular Fudzilla readers, but market research figures have confirmed mixed fortiunes for the big three GPU vendors in their second quarter sales.

Jim Anderson, SVP and GM, leaves AMD
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Becomes a CEO of Lattice Semiconductor

The man who played a key role in Ryzen and Threadripper 1 and 2 comeback, Jim Anderson a general manager at AMD, has left to become the CEO of Lattice Semiconductor, a FPGA maker.

AMD CTO discusses 7nm EPYC and Vega 7nm
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Both TSMC don’t worry about GloFo

The news that GlobalFoundries is walking away from 7nm manufacturing brought a lot of uncertainty to AMD’s roadmap and Mark Papermaster the CTO of the company has just posted a blog comforting investors and assuring customers that both CPU and GPU designs at 7nm are in safe hands at TSMC.

AMD releases Radeon Software 18.8.2 graphics driver
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One to have for Strange Brigade and F1 2018

AMD has officially released its new Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.8.2 driver which fixes some bugs and brings optimizations for Strange Brigade and F1 2018 games.

AMD's 1st-gen Threadripper CPU prices slashed
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Ryzen Threadripper 1920X drops to $399

It appears that AMD has significantly slashed the price of its 1st generation Threadripper CPUs to a level where you can get an 8-core/16-thread Threadripper 1900X for as low as $299.

IGEL teams up with AMD
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Fattening up thin clients

Secure enterprise management software IGEL has teamed up with AMD to further enhance the performance of the IGEL UD7 series thin clients with the addition of a new optional AMD Embedded Radeon E9170 Series discrete GPU and a fourth DisplayPort.