Computer

AMD Zen 2 Architecture Unveiled, 7nm Epyc Server CPUs Announced for 2019, 7nm Radeon Instinct Accelerators Launched

Two years after AMD first unveiled the brand new Zen CPU architecture that would catapult it back into the high-performance PC and server CPU markets, the company has revealed details of the next-generation Zen 2 architecture that will succeed it. With a focus on Epyc chips for servers, AMD now hopes to surpass the performance […]

Computer

AMD Revenue Forecast Disappoints as Crypto Demand Subsides

Advanced Micro Devices on Wednesday forecast fourth-quarter revenue below estimates as the chipmaker faces dwindling demand from cryptocurrency miners for its high-margin graphic processors and excess inventory, sending its shares down 22 percent. AMD shares, which have more than doubled this year, were trading at $17.84 (roughly  Rs.1,300) after the bell. AMD and Nvidia, its main rival […]

Games

PS5 to Launch in 2020, Will Use AMD Navi GPU: Report

While the Sony PlayStation E3 2018 showcase focussed squarely on the games, it seems that the company is quietly prepping for next-gen. The PS5 is slated for a 2020 release date and it will be using AMD’s Navi GPU. Previously it was suggested that the PS5 would also be using AMD’s Ryzen CPU techand it seems that AMD will have a hand […]

News Updates

AMD sets Ryzen CPUs up for a strong start in looming chip brawl with Intel

As a pesky underdog, AMD challenged Intel in chip innovation until the mid-2000s. AMD churned out innovations like dual-core and 64-bit chips, which kept Intel on its toes. But some disastrous technological and management decisions cost AMD dearly, and over time, buyers began to consider its processors inferior to Intel’s chips. Intel ran away with PC […]