Posts Tagged ‘CPU’
18 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 11, 2016 under CPU
With AMD's new Zen processors set to hit the market at the end of this year, we have begun hearing more and more about the company's plans for its new architecture. Recent leaks seem to show that AMD'... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 2, 2016 under CPU
A few weeks ago, AMD began showing off its new CPU cooler known as the Wraith, which was set to offer much quieter operating temperatures compared to current stock cooler solutions. Now, the Wraith is... more.
97 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 20, 2016 under CPU
With AMD set to release its Zen architecture processors towards the end of this year, the company has begun giving out more details during its quarterly earnings call. This week, AMD reported its quar... more.
9 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 18, 2016 under CPU
Over the last few generations of Windows, Microsoft has continued to offer up support for the latest processors from both AMD and Intel. However, that is set to change as Microsoft has revealed that f... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 5, 2016 under PC
Cooler Master has hit CES this year with plenty of new announcements including an entirely new 'Maker' line-up, which focusses on customizable components for PC builders. This year, Cooler Master will... more.
89 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 1, 2016 under APU
It looks like we can expect an AMD APU based on the Zen architecture in the future, though rather interestingly, it will include stacked High-Bandwidth Memory (HBM) with bandwidth speeds of 128GB/s al... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 22, 2015 under CPU
It looks like Samsung might start making chips for AMD starting early next year according to new reports from South Korea. These chips would include a CPU (possibly of Zen architecture) as well as a G... more.
14 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 11, 2015 under CPU
AMD has once again confirmed that its new Zen architecture CPUs for desktops are on target for a 2016 launch, following reports that the AM4 platform is due to launch as early as March. This marks the... more.
12 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 30, 2015 under Console
Sony has gone ahead and unlocked more of the PS4's power for developers, by giving them the opportunity to make use of the console's 7th CPU core. This change came in the latest SDK for the console an... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 17, 2015 under CPU
Earlier this year, we learned that Intel would be delaying its first 10nm CPU, codenamed Canonlake, until late 2017, paving the way for Kaby Lake, another 14nm architecture, in 2016. We haven't heard ... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 10, 2015 under CPU
Qualcomm has officially began showing off the Snapdragon 820 SoC, which will likely appear in many of next year's flagship Android smartphones. The chip succeeds from the Snapdragon 810, which was cri... more.
77 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 7, 2015 under CPU
It looks like AMD has a class action lawsuit on its hands over the company's Bulldozer series of processors. The complaint stems from claims that AMD overstated the number of cores contained in the c... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 5, 2015 under Cooling, CPU
It is not unusual for us to see those in the PC market begin to diversify. Today, Lian Li, normally known for its PC cases, has announced its first step in to the custom watercooling arena with its ow... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 28, 2015 under CPU
Google could potentially be planning to make its own processors in the future it seems. This news comes by the way of a new job listing, seeking a 'multimedia chip architect', which means the compa... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 20, 2015 under CPU
Although we all get rather excited when companies like Intel launch their new-generations of consumer grade hardware, we aren't the only target audience for new CPU technology. Indeed, there's also a ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 9, 2015 under Cooling, CPU
CPU watercooling has become fairly simple over the years, these days you don't even need to throw together a custom loop, as we have plenty of decent all-in-one units around. So what's the next step? ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 5, 2015 under Laptop / Mobile
Being the first to release a new piece of hardware using new processors is always a good way to net yourself a few early adopter sales, which is no doubt what MSI is hoping for with its release of the... more.
34 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on September 23, 2015 under APU, CPU
The “Zen” micro-architecture is a tremendously important project for Advanced Micro Devices. If the new technology is successful, AMD will become a viable developer of central processing units aga... more.
14 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 26, 2015 under APU, CPU
Advanced Micro Devices is working on two new A8 and A10 accelerated processing units for desktop systems. The new chips will be based on the code-named “Kaveri” design and will not bring tangible ... more.
39 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on August 5, 2015 under CPU, Highlights V
While Intel's High-End Desktop (HEDT) CPUs are fast and fun, it's on the mainstream platform where the chip manufacturing company really shifts volumes to gamers and DIY enthusiasts. M... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 3, 2015 under APU, CPU
Advanced Micro Devices has confirmed that it is researching a multi-core accelerated processing unit based on “Zen” micro-architecture, which will eventually power supercomputers with extreme perf... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on July 23, 2015 under APU, CPU
Qualcomm has been one of the more disruptive companies in the technological industry over the past few years, with its chips beating AMD and Intel to the punch in many mobile scenarios. However that m... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on July 21, 2015 under APU
Advanced Micro Devices on Monday introduced its new A8-7670K accelerated processing unit designed for low-cost personal computers. The new APU is based on “Kaveri” design and features slightly low... more.
9 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on July 17, 2015 under APU, CPU, Graphics
Despite of tough times, Advanced Micro Devices plans to sustain its research and development investments on certain levels in a bid to ensure that its products are competitive in the future. Rese... more.
10 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on July 17, 2015 under CPU, Graphics
Advanced Micro Devices said on Thursday that it had taped out its first products, which will be made using a FinFET process technology. While AMD does not reveal which products it had taped out, it is... more.
15 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 13, 2015 under APU, CPU
Advanced Micro Devices will not use its next-generation high-performance “Zen” micro-architecture for its accelerated processing units next year, if excerpts from an alleged AMD presentation publi... more.
30 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 12, 2015 under CPU
While Advanced Micro Devices’ next-generation micro-architecture known as “Zen” looks very impressive on paper, it will not hit the market any time soon. In fact, AMD plans to release the first ... more.
19 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 12, 2015 under APU, CPU, Server
Advanced Micro Devices has not updated its server and high-end desktop microprocessors for well over two years now, which is why market shares of AMD Opteron and AMD FX central processing units are ne... more.
59 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 5, 2015 under APU, CPU
Advanced Micro Devices has been slashing its research and development budgets for a number of quarters in a row now due to decreasing revenues. With limited R&D resources, AMD has to prioritize it... more.
18 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on May 29, 2015 under APU, CPU
Advanced Micro Devices on Thursday formally introduced new accelerated processing units for desktop computers based on the “Kaveri” architecture. The new chips belong to the A10/A8-series 7000-seq... more.
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