COMPUTEX 2022 is underway and AMD have revealed some details for the next lineup of desktop processors. The much anticipated and long awaited response to Intel’s latest 12k series brings along some feature parity such as PCIe5 and DDR5 support and some other nice changes and features. Zen4 and 7000 series chips will also mark […]
AMD’s Ryzen 7 5800X3D announced, snatches “Worlds Fastest Gaming Processor crown back from Intel.
Not content with letting Intel rest for even a moment with any victory to keep it warm, AMD have barnstomed back into superiority with the announcement of their new 3D V-Cache enabled Ryzen 7 5800X3D desktop microprocesor. A follow up to the highly successful 5900X and 5950X members of the Ryzen 9 Zen 3 based […]
Lord Gaben smiles on PC gamers. Valve Announces SteamDeck, an AMD Powered Switch-Like Handheld starting at €419
Right on the heels of Nintendo’s much anticipated, if not underwhelming update to the Nindendo Switch, Valve has announced what seems to be the real “Switch Pro” that gamers have been begging for. Rocking a Custom AMD APU that fuses Four SMT Enabled Zen2 Cores with 8CUs of RDNA2 graphics, this potent pocket rocket promises […]
Windows 11 is on the horizon – all you need to know.
“Right now we’re releasing Windows 10, and because Windows 10 is the last version of Windows, we’re all still working on Windows 10,” said Microsoft dev Jerry Nixon, speaking at the Ignite conference in 2015. A quote that hasn’t aged particularly well, a lot can change in 6 years. Maybe it’s Microsoft’s focus on bringing ARM […]
AMD Radeon RDNA2 reaches mobile computing with RX 6000M series
2020 has been a busy year for a busy AMD. It’s RX 6000 series Desktop GPUs have finally brought back competion to the graphics card space and given Nvidia a reason to look over their shoulder. Ryzen 5000 continues to embarass Intel in basically every segment, needless to say AMD are putting the A in […]
AMD unveils their Radeon 6700XT whilst supply chain constraints affect the industry.
Much speculated but finally unsheathed to the world, AMD have introduced yet another member to it’s RDNA2 family, the Radeon 6700XT. Navi 22 XT is the chip powering the show, fabricated on TSMC’s 7 Nanometer process technology, paired this time with a paired back 12GB of GDDR6 on a 192 bit memory bus, compared to […]
Intel lashes out at Apple with “Go PC” campaign, uses cherry picked benchmarks (yet again).
Oh boy… Well ain’t this a bit embarrassing. I know divorces of any kind can be messy, feelings are hurt and tensions fray, but most people try to not air their dirty laundry in public. Everybody and their mother at this point has heard about Apple’s split from longtime CPU supplier Intel, moving to their […]
ASUS ROG CES 2021 – ROG Embraces the power of AMD and Unity to Steal the Show.
It’s been a CES like no other. No in person booth attendance due to the pandemic has left every company out there grappling with this new reality and forging new experiences in the virtual worlds for their audiences. Some do some flashy presentation, some release a press briefing. If you’re ASUS though, nah that simply […]
Acer CES 2021 – 11th Gen Intel Core, Zen 3 and Ampere make their way to Helios, Triton, Nitro and Aspire.
If 2021 is shaping up to be anything, it’s the year of the laptop. Seems like every OEM is keen to make their mark this year, hitting us with the best Intel, NVIDIA and AMD have to offer. Acer keen on being in on the action has refreshed it’s offerings, aiming to bring even better […]
AMD CES 2021: Zen3 comes to mobile computing
CES 2021 is getting into full swing and this time we have AMD and CEO Dr Lisa Su and their pre-recorded press event now. The main announcement with this event is the details around Zen3 and Ryzen 5000 mobile chips, which look to offer significant increases in performance and efficiency for the mobile computing market. […]