Posts Tagged ‘piledriver’
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on November 29, 2014 under APU, CPU
Advanced Micro Devices recently set a goal to improve energy efficiency of its accelerated processing units by 25 times by 2020. To achieve this goal, AMD will have to outpace historical energy effici... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on October 28, 2014 under CPU, Server
Advanced Micro Devices on Monday announced that Forrest Norrod, a former vice president and general manager of Dell’s server business, has joined the company as senior vice president and general man... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on October 3, 2014 under CPU
About a month ago Advanced Micro Devices unveiled several new FX-series eight-core microprocessors that featured either increased performance, or lower power consumption compared to previously release... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on September 2, 2014 under CPU
Advanced Micro Devices on Tuesday introduced three new AMD FX microprocessors for enthusiasts and slashed prices of existing high-end products. The move will make the FX-series chips slightly more com... more.
12 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 29, 2014 under CPU
The Stilt, a famous Finnish overclocker, has managed to boost clock-rate of the yet-unreleased AMD FX-8370 microprocessor to whopping 8722MHz, which is just 72MHz lower t... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 24, 2014 under APU, CPU
Advanced Micro Devices on Monday announced a new way to sell its microprocessors to local PC makers. The company plans to ship its chips in packs containing six CPUs/APUs with a discount. The dea... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 21, 2014 under CPU
Advanced Micro Devices plans to introduce four new microprocessors designed for enthusiasts and overclockers on the first of September. Three new AMD FX and one new Athlon X4 central processing units ... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 18, 2014 under CPU
Although Advanced Micro Devices pins most of its hopes on hybrid accelerated processing units (APUs) these days, it continues to supply traditional central processing units for performance enthusiasts... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 21, 2014 under CPU, Gaming Rig
Advanced Micro Devices plans to release another FX-series desktop microprocessor that will come bundled with closed-loop liquid cooling system, the firm said this week. The company did not unveil any ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 20, 2014 under APU
Advanced Micro Devices on Thursday unveiled a rather bold strategy called 25X20 under which it intends to dramatically increase energy efficiency of its accelerated processing units by the year 2020. ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on June 12, 2014 under APU, Channel, CPU, Graphics, PC
Advanced Micro Devices on Thursday announced “the latest” step in its strategic transformations. Starting from the 1st of July, AMD will consist of two large business groups led by Lisa Su and Joh... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on May 20, 2014 under Hard Drives, Motherboard, SSD Drives
Perhaps, the first-generation SATA Express (SATAe) implementation that relies on the PCI Express 2.0 technology is not truly revolutionary and does not bring a dramatic performance boost compared to S... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on May 6, 2014 under APU, CPU
Advanced Micro Devices is reportedly developing a brand-new next-generation high-performance x86 micro-architecture that it plans to unveil sometimes in late 2015. The new architecture will not be der... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on May 5, 2014 under APU, CPU
Advanced Micro Devices on Monday announced details concerning its longer-term roadmap. The firm disclosed plans to develop its own ARMv8 core implementations as well as pin-compatible microprocessors ... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 25, 2014 under APU, Console, CPU, PC, Server
New-generation video game consoles from Microsoft Corp. and Sony Corp. not only help AMD to offset declines of PC chips sales, but actually drive the company’s share on the market of x86 microproces... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 2, 2014 under APU, Console, CPU, Graphics, PC
Advanced Micro Devices on Wednesday announced plans to slightly boost its purchase commitment from GlobalFoundries by around $50 million this year compared to last year. As part of the agreement, the ... more.
12 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on March 26, 2014 under APU, CPU
From time to time large PC makers unveil hardware that chip companies like Advanced Micro Devices would rather not discuss with the general public. Recently it turned out that some of the desktops sol... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 22, 2014 under CPU, Server
Advanced Micro Devices on Wednesday introduced two new server-class Opteron central processing units (CPUs) based on the code-named “Warsaw” design. The new chips boast slightly better power effic... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 21, 2014 under APU, Console, CPU
Advanced Micro Devices on Tuesday reported its financial results for the fourth quarter as well as for the while fiscal year 2013. Thanks to sales of chips for video game consoles, such as Microsoft X... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 20, 2014 under CPU, Server
Although AMD’s new Opteron microprocessors code-named “Warsaw” have not been announced yet, select online stores are already taking pre-orders on the new chips. As it appears, the new multi-core... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 19, 2014 under APU, CPU
Contemporary multi-core AMD Opteron microprocessors for high-end servers utilize multi-chip-module (MCM) technology that places two six-/eight-core dies onto the same piece of substrate to create 12-c... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on December 26, 2012 under Gaming Rig, Highlights V
Cyberpower has always tended to the needs of every gamer with its pre-configured systems. Targeting mid-range gamers with a tighter budget, does the Cyberpower Gaming Battalion 502 PC have what it... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Henry Butt on November 26, 2012 under Cooling, Highlights V
Today we are going to look at one of Arctic's low profile CPU coolers ... the Alpine 64 Plus, which is designed to be used exclusively with AMD processors. This makes it ideal for use in small for... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jules on November 6, 2011 under CPU
While the challenges for AMD's ambitious 8 core Bulldozer product have been well documented, there is an improvement waiting in the wings. So what can we expect in 2012? KitGuru pulls an electron scan... more.
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