Tag Archives: AMD

AnandTech | AMD Radeon HD 7790 Review Feat. Sapphire: The First Desktop Sea Islands

AnandTech | AMD Radeon HD 7790 Review Feat. Sapphire: The First Desktop Sea Islands. In an industry that has long grown accustomed to annual product updates, the video card industry is one where the flip of a calendar to a new year brings a lot of excitement, anticipation, speculation, and maybe even a bit of […]

DailyTech – AMD Acquires Cloud Server Maker SeaMicro for $334M USD

AMD’s heavily threaded Bulldozer, APUs, GCN are good fits for Seamicro’s compact cloud computing serversAdvanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) has struggled mightily in the server market in recent years, seeing its market share fall from nearly 15 percent in 2007 to less than half that — roughly 6.5 percent in 2011. I. AMD Server Division […]

DailyTech – Intel Shows 22nm 50-Core “Knights Corner” CPU

Over 1 TeraFLOPS on a single chip GPGPU and cloud computing have been hot topics for the last several years. Intel has shown off several designs like Larrabee and the Single-chip Cloud Computer in the past. However, it is Knights Corner that will be the firm’s first commercial product to use the Many Integrated Core (MIC) architecture. The co-processor will be […]

AMD FX Processor Product Brief

AMD FX Processors unlock maximum, unrestrained processing performance for extreme responsiveness you can see and feel. Maximum Performance The industry’s only 8-core desktop processor Overclock with easy to use AMD Overdrive™ and AMD Catalyst Control Center™ software suites1 Supreme power available from virtually every core configuration – also available in 6- and 4-core variants Aggressive performance […]

DailyTech – Intel, AMD Talk USB 3.0 Chipset Support

Intel support coming next year, AMD support much sooner There are a number of notebooks on the market today that have USB 3.0 ports onboard. HP unveiled several new notebooks this week that that have USB 3.0 for example. However, all of the notebooks and desktops on the market today have to use a third-party USB 3.0 […]

AnandTech | Farewell to ATI, AMD to Retire the ATI Brand Later this Year

  AnandTech | Farewell to ATI, AMD to Retire the ATI Brand Later this Year.Four years ago AMD did the unthinkable: it announced the 5.4 billion dollar acquisition of ATI in a combination of cash and stock. What followed was a handful of very difficult years for AMD, an upward swing for ATI and the eventual spinoff of […]