News tagged ‘amd’

Thursday, 8 Mar 2012

ASRock A75 Pro4/MVP Supports Lucid Virtu Universal MVP Technology

ASRock A75 Pro4/MVP Supports Lucid Virtu Universal MVP Technology

Featuring the HyperFormance, Virtual Vsync, and switchable graphics, the A75 Pro4/MVP motherboard supports Lucid Virtu Universal MVP technology.

Tuesday, 6 Mar 2012

Globalfoundries Achieves Full Independence on its Third Anniversary

Globalfoundries Achieves Full Independence on its Third Anniversary

Globalfoundries has become an independent foundry company on its third anniversary. The Abu Dhabi-based tech consortium Advanced Technology Investment Company (ATIC) has acquired AMD's remaining minority stake in Globalfoundries to become its sole owner.

Club 3D Radeon HD 7800 Series Announced

Club 3D Radeon HD 7800 Series Announced

Club 3D announces its Radeon HD 7800 series, releasing a total of 4 graphics cards.

MSI Releases R7800 Twin Frozr Series

MSI Releases R7800 Twin Frozr Series

Adopting AMD's latest 28nm HD 7800 GPU, the R7800 series features the Twin Frozr III cooling design and is equipped with MSI's Propeller Blade technology for 20% more cooler performance than conventional fans.

Monday, 5 Mar 2012

ASUS HD 7800 TOP Graphics Cards Run Quieter and Cooler with DirectCU II

ASUS HD 7800 TOP Graphics Cards Run Quieter and Cooler with DirectCU II

Based on the 28nm "Pitcairn" processor technology node, they utilize factory-overclocked cores which significantly run faster than the respective reference cards.

PowerColor Introduces Its HD 7800 Series Graphics Cards

PowerColor Introduces Its HD 7800 Series Graphics Cards

PowerColor has launched its HD7800 series of graphics cards, including the PCS+ HD7870 GHz Edition which comes with PowerColor's unique cooling solution design, and features core clock and memory clock speeds of 1100MHz and 4900MHz respectively.

Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012

AMD to Launch Three 95W TDP FX Series Processors in March

AMD to Launch Three 95W TDP FX Series Processors in March

AMD is reportedly going to launch three FX series processors in March. The top-of-the-line CPU in this lineup is AMD FX-8140 (3.2GHz, 4.1GHz Max. Turbo) that is an eight-core CPU while the other two are six-core AMD FX-6120 (3.5GHz, 4.1GHz MT) and quad-core AMD FX-4150 (3.9GHz, 4.1GHz MT).

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012

AMD Cape Verde Spawns Radeon HD 7770 and 7750 Graphics Cards by Add-in Partners

AMD Cape Verde Spawns Radeon HD 7770 and 7750 Graphics Cards by Add-in Partners

Adopting the same new GCN architecture as well as their 28nm fabrication process of the Tahiti GPU, the Radeon HD 7770 is the highlight of the Cape Verde GPU series as the first GPU clocked at 1000MHz. Also joining it is the Radeon HD 7750 GPU. We highlight a list of graphics cards ready to roll in the stores sporting these new mainstream chips.

Friday, 10 Feb 2012

Engineers Developed New Technique to Boost Processor Performance by Over 20%

Engineers Developed New Technique to Boost Processor Performance by Over 20%

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a way for collaboration between the CPU and GPU during the execution of programs, allowing their computing performance to be increased by over 20%.

Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012

AMD Reveals its 2012-2013 Roadmap, Will Focus on APUs and Less on Desktops CPUs

AMD Reveals its 2012-2013 Roadmap, Will Focus on APUs and Less on Desktops CPUs

AMD shared its roadmap for the next two years last week on its Financial Analyst Day. Acknowledging Intel's dominance in the desktop CPU market, AMD has its sights set on the flourishing mobile segment.

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