Posts Tagged ‘radeon’
104 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on June 1, 2016 under Computex, Graphics
In the early hours of this morning AMD finally unveiled its first Polaris graphics card: the RX480. With specifications that peg it as comparable in power, but far more efficient than the R9 390, AMD... more.
53 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on May 24, 2016 under Graphics
While we still have a few days to wait for AMD's official Polaris unveiling at Computex, it looks like we may already have a good idea of what sort of performance to expect as some GPU benchmarks have... more.
11 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on April 7, 2016 under Graphics
The rumour mill has been spinning this week and today, it churned out some information on AMD's next series of graphics cards. Apparently, we may see AMD launch the Radeon R9 490 and R9 490x at the en... more.
8 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on March 5, 2016 under Highlights V, Software & Gaming
Ubisoft has been attempting to boost its efforts on the PC over the last year or so, even going as far as to push PC versions of certain titles back to give developers extra time to ensure it is up to... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 25, 2016 under Drivers, Graphics
Ever since launching Radeon Software late last year, AMD has recommitted itself to driver support with big monthly updates. Today, AMD released Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.2, which brings some ... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 22, 2016 under Graphics
The first batch of 400-series graphics chips from AMD are set to arrive as soon as April, though these will be mobile variants for laptops and tablets. The reveal was made by Lenovo, which will be lau... more.
8 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 1, 2016 under Drivers
Following on from the game's initial release last Friday, AMD has launched a new Radeon Software driver update to bring some specific optimizations for the game as well as a CrossFire profile for mutl... more.
31 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 22, 2016 under Graphics
AMD is launching plenty of new architecture this year, with Zen CPUs due out at the end of 2016 in addition to the first Polaris graphics chips. AMD introduced us to Polaris earlier this month, with a... more.
70 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 20, 2016 under Graphics
AMD recently announced that it would be cutting the price of its Radeon R9 Nano graphics card, bringing it down to a more palatable price point. The good news is that retail sources close to Kitguru i... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 7, 2015 under Graphics
In the lead up to the launch of AMD's R9 380x graphics card, featuring a Tonga XT core, reports cited the card as having a 384-bit memory bus, however, when launch rolled around a couple of weeks ago,... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 25, 2015 under Drivers, Graphics
This week, AMD officially launched Radeon Software, putting the Catalyst Control Centre to rest and moving on to a new era of driver support. However, these changes don't just put Catalyst to bed, the... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 17, 2015 under Graphics, Software & Gaming
AMD has announced that it will be giving away copies of Star Wars: Battlefront on the PC with purchases of Radeon R9 Fury graphics cards. The latest shooter from EA and DICE launches this week, just i... more.
20 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 16, 2015 under Graphics
AMD has been making some moves these past few months, starting with forming the Radeon Technologies Group and more recently the company announced plans to move away from the Catalyst Control Centre in... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 6, 2015 under Graphics
Last week, we began hearing rumours that AMD was preparing another GPU for launch before Christmas and now it seems that we know exactly when to expect it. Next week, AMD is said to be releasing the n... more.
9 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 5, 2015 under Drivers, Graphics
This week, AMD announced a massive change to how it is handling its GPU drivers. The red team announced that the Radeon Technologies Group would be doing away with the Catalyst Control Centre entirely... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 3, 2015 under Competitions
If you have been around the KitGuru site or Facebook page over the last few weeks, you will have noticed that we ran a pretty huge giveaway with Overclockers UK, giving one reader a chance to win the ... more.
16 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 2, 2015 under Drivers
About a week ago, we began hearing rumours that AMD was preparing a new special edition driver, much like last year's 'Omega' update. However, it turns out that something much bigger was planned, Cata... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 30, 2015 under Cooling, Graphics
Many of you will remember that back when AMD launched the R9 200 series, the flagship R9 290 and R9 290x had a bit of a heat issue thanks to the hot running chips and lacklustre blower-style cooling. ... more.
8 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 29, 2015 under Graphics
The AMD R9 380x has been confirmed thanks to an early posting on the PowerColour website, showing that the upcoming graphics card will appear on the consumer market within the next few weeks. The grap... more.
17 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 28, 2015 under Graphics
Recently, we have been hearing quite a bit about GDDR5x, with rumours suggesting that Nvidia intends to use it in addition to HBM2 on its Pascal graphics car... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 28, 2015 under Drivers, Graphics
AMD first launched its Omega driver in December 2014. Almost a year has passed and now it seems that team red is working on a new 'special edition' driver to launch this year according to new rumours.... more.
8 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 26, 2015 under Graphics
Over the last year, we have been hearing a lot about DirectX 12 and now we are finally starting to see just what the new API can bring to the table. So far, DirectX 12 performance has been measured wi... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 26, 2015 under Graphics
AMD officially launched its tiny Radeon R9 Nano graphics card a while back, bringing the full power of a Fiji graphics core and High-Bandwidth Memory to a tiny 6-inch PCB. Several AIB partners have al... more.
19 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on October 6, 2015 under Graphics
Advanced Micro Devices has begun to test its upcoming dual-chip graphics card internally. The company shipped six samples of its dual-GPU Radeon graphics adapters to India, which means that the compan... more.
67 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on October 5, 2015 under Memory
Advanced Micro Devices has started to sell Radeon DDR4 memory modules. The new DIMMs are not compatible with AMD’s existing platforms, but can work with Intel Corp.’s central processing units as w... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 2, 2015 under Graphics
AMD has pushed out its latest Catalyst beta driver, fixing a severe memory issue that popped up with the last release. We had a few readers get in touch with us over memory leak issues, causing crashe... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on September 29, 2015 under Graphics
Advanced Micro Devices on Tuesday introduced its new lineup of embedded graphics processing units designed for various special-purpose and professional applications. Among the new embedded graphics so... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on September 26, 2015 under Gaming PC, Notebook, PC
Asustek Computer is already the world’s largest maker of high-end mainboards, one of the leading producers of graphic cards and the No. 1 supplier of gaming displays. According to a new media repor... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on September 24, 2015 under Graphics, Software & Gaming
MicroStar International has announced that for a limited time it will bundle Assassin’s Creed Chronicles with select AMD Radeon R9 and R7-based graphics adapters. Since the AC Chronicles use 2.5D gr... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on September 24, 2015 under Gaming PC, PC, Software & Gaming
It is not a secret that far not all personal computers are able to run video games with virtual reality headsets. At the Oculus Connect 2015 conference, Oculus VR introduced its “Oculus Ready” PC ... more.
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