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Radeon RX 7900 GRE benchmark results: lower price means more competition

Radeon RX 7900 GRE (Golden Rabbit Edition) graphics cards were introduced back in July last year and were primarily aimed at the Chinese market. However, after the recent release of upgraded SUPER-modifications of NVIDIA’s GeForce RTX 4xxx line of graphics cards, AMD has decided to radically expand the geographic availability ... Read more

Windows 11 will add NPU monitoring for AMD Ryzen 8040 processors

AMD and Microsoft are working to enable the MCDM driver model on Ryzen 8040 series mobile processors with NPU support. This will allow Windows 11 users to monitor AMD’s NPU load directly from the Task Manager. “Being able to track how resources are allocated in real-time and which system components ... Read more

AMD raises AI chip production forecasts by $1.5 billion, but it is not enough

AMD announced that it is raising its AI chip production forecasts by $1.5 billion, but investors believe that this is not enough, writes Reuters. Even though the company nearly doubled its forecasts for processor production to $3.5 billion, this was not enough to meet Wall Street’s forecasts, which were disappointed ... Read more

AMD Fluid Motion Frames frame generation is now available in official video drivers and works in all DX11/DX12 games

AMD Fluid Motion Frames (AFMF), the equivalent of DLSS 3 for NVIDIA graphics cards, has moved out of technical preview status and is now available with the release of Adrenalin Edition 24.1.1 drivers for all AMD Radeon 700M, RX 6000, and RX 7000 desktop and notebook GPU series. It's here! ... Read more

AMD removes references to Taiwan from its CPUs, but says it’s not because of China

AMD removed references to Taiwan from its CPUs, but says it’s not because of China. It is believed that this step is related to China’s demands, although AMD representatives deny this, writes Tom’s Hardware. The Diffused in Taiwan inscription, which indicates that the chip inside was manufactured in Taiwan, has ... Read more

AMD Ryzen 8000G: processors for gaming without a video card?

AMD Ryzen 8000G processors became one of the technological highlights of this year’s CES in the desktop PC components segment. The new hybrid chips for the Socket AM5 platform combine the developer’s most advanced technological solutions – Zen 4 processor architecture, RDNA 3 graphics, and XDNA-based Ryzen AI hardware AI ... Read more

AMD will offer Radeon RX 7600 XT 16 GB for $329. On sale from January 24

AMD is expanding its Radeon RX 7000 line of graphics cards based on RDNA3 GPUs. Another new product, the Radeon RX 7600 XT, is equipped with 16 GB of memory and will have a price tag of $329. The model received partially unexpected specifications. Initially, there were assumptions that the ... Read more

When trying to overclock the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 7000 processor, a hidden fuse burns out, but this [seems to] not affect the warranty

As it turned out, AMD Ryzen Threadripper 7000 series processors have a hidden fuse that burns out during overclocking, which allows service centers to find out whether the processor has been overclocked. But this does not seem to automatically void the warranty, writes Tom’s Hardware. “Threadripper 7000 Series processors do ... Read more

Intel accused AMD of misleading users by “rebranding old processors” but then removed the accusation

Intel has accused its competitor AMD of misleading consumers by rebranding old processors with new model numbers, writes Ars Technica. This accusation was published in a now-deleted Intel presentation, where the company criticized AMD’s Ryzen 7020 series for using Zen 2-based processor cores, which have been released since mid-2019, in ... Read more

The combination of DLSS FG + AMD FMF triples the fps in Cyberpunk 2077. But there are nuances

NVIDIA and AMD are actively developing their technologies for intelligent image scaling, which can significantly improve performance in games. This is especially true for the latest versions of NVIDIA DLSS Frame Generation and AMD Fluid Motion Frames (FMF), which have a significant impact on the final fps. As it turned ... Read more

AMD Ryzen 8000G: preliminary lineup and graphics performance

As the announcement of Ryzen 8000G hybrid chips for the Socket AM5 desktop platform approaches, more and more leaks about the upcoming series of AMD APUs are coming. This time, the Persian trading platform Sakhtafzarmag became the source of preliminary information with technical specifications. The future APUs will be based ... Read more

Here he comes again. Overclocked Ryzen Threadripper Pro 7995WX scores over 200K points in Cinebench R23

We don’t know about current successes in the field of workstations, but the new Ryzen Threadripper Pro 7995WX has already earned overclockers’ favor. As it turned out, the 96-core flagship of the lineup has a remarkable frequency potential, so it was only a matter of time before enthusiasts became particularly ... Read more

Will dual-core Athlon 3000Gs still be relevant at the end of 2023? AMD has no doubt about it

AMD’s recent intentions and actions give no reason to doubt that the company plans to continue supporting the Socket AM4 desktop platform. We recently learned that the manufacturer is going to expand the Ryzen 5000X3D chip line, and now we have information about additional attention to one of the most ... Read more

AMD Ryzen Threadripper Pro 7995WX breaks Cinebench records after overclocking and consumes almost 1 kW

The recently introduced Ryzen Threadripper Pro 7000 line of workstation processors surprises with its equipment. The top-of-the-line Ryzen Threadripper Pro 7995WX model has as many as 96 compute cores, 384 MB of L3 cache, 128 PCI-E 5.0 bus lines, and a TDP of 350 watts. An equally impressive price tag ... Read more

AMD prepares Socket AM4 boost: Ryzen 7 5700X3D and Ryzen 5 5500X3D processors with 96 MB L3

It seems that AMD intends to extend the life cycle of the Socket AM4 platform by increasing the range of chips with 3D V-Cache buffer, which are very good at gaming tasks. New AM4 Ryzen 7 5700X3D and Ryzen 5 5500X3D are coming ? 🧐🧐🧐5700X3D: 8C/16T, 4.1GHz/3.0GHz, 96MB L3 cache,5500X3D: ... Read more

GIGABYTE reveals AMD Ryzen 8000G processors availability dates

Motherboard manufacturers are actively preparing for the release of Ryzen 8000G desktop processors. AMD has preliminarily sent out AGESA 1.1.0.0 microcode to prepare updated BIOS versions supporting the expected APUs. So far, the official launch dates for the new processors for the Socket AM5 platform have not been made public, ... Read more

AMD prepares to release Ryzen 8000G series desktop APUs

AMD plans to update its range of desktop processors by offering a new line of hybrid chips with quite powerful integrated graphics. Future APUs will belong to the Ryzen 8000G line. 【NDA ㊙】AMD 最近更新了 AGESA Combo AM5 PI 1.1.0.0 Firmware,增加了 AM5 APU處理器的支援性。據台灣主機板商向 HKEPC 透露,AMD 已提供 ES 樣品進行測試,並收到消息很大可能命名為 Ryzen 8000G 系列,目前已知有 ... Read more

11 bit announces cooperation with AMD and demonstrates The Invincible trailer in 8K

Polish developer and publisher 11 bit studios has announced the expansion of cooperation with AMD aimed at technological development and mutual support. This cooperation applies to both the company’s upcoming projects, such as Frostpunk 2, The Alters, Codename Project 8, and games that will be released this year – The ... Read more

Intel and AMD hope for PC market recovery thanks to AI PC

Intel and AMD’s profit growth indicates that the PC market is recovering from the pandemic. In addition, both companies’ executives hope that the integration of artificial intelligence into PCs will accelerate this growth, writes Reuters. Executives from both companies talked about the stabilization of the PC market during their earnings ... Read more

A challenge for NVIDIA: AMD hopes to sell $2 billion worth of AI chips

AMD predicts $2 billion in sales in 2024 from the chip, which is supposed to compete with NVIDIA in the artificial intelligence market, reports Reuters. AMD hopes that its MI300X development will weaken NVIDIA’s position in the market of chips used in the AI industry. In this context, AMD CEO ... Read more

NVIDIA and AMD plan to release ARM processors for Windows PCs before 2025

NVIDIA has set its sights on competing with Intel in the personal computing sector. According to Reuters sources, NVIDIA has quietly started developing central processing units (CPUs) that will run Microsoft’s Windows operating system using Arm Holdings’ technology. This strategic move by NVIDIA is in line with Microsoft’s broader initiative ... Read more

AMD Threadripper processors return with models from 12 to 96 cores

AMD is reviving Threadripper processors with two new lines, The Verge reports. The Pro series is designed for high-end professional workstations, while the basic HEDT is aimed at high-end desktops. Both series are based on AMD Zen 4 architecture and are compatible with the latest high-speed PCIe Gen 5 drives. ... Read more

AMD unveils Radeon RX 7900M mobile graphics card for 1440p gaming

AMD has unveiled the Radeon RX 7900M mobile graphics card based on RDNA 3 architecture, Engadget reports. It is positioned as AMD’s fastest mobile gaming chip to date. The RX 7900M is designed primarily for 1440p (QHD) gaming rather than 4K gaming, with the goal of achieving higher FPS. One ... Read more

AMD is not blocking the addition of NVIDIA DLSS to Starfield [but it’s not certain]

During the presentation of Amdemand AMD’s new RDNA 3 graphics cards, the company tried to explain some of the nuances of agreements with game developers. It was about Bethesda and adding DLSS to Starfield, but there is still no clarity on this issue, writes Techspot. AMD’s chief gaming solutions architect ... Read more

AMD targets 1440p gaming with new Radeon RX 7700 XT and 7800 XT graphics cards

AMD has expanded its 3rd generation RDNA GPU lineup with the Radeon RX 7700 XT and RX 7800 XT graphics cards. These new offerings are targeted at gamers who need a higher resolution of 1440p, with a frequency of around 70 frames per second or higher, depending on the quality ... Read more