It may not seem like it, but we've been gaming on DirectX 11 graphics hardware for half a decade. The AMD Radeon HD 5870 arrived in September 2009, while Nvidia's GeForce GTX 480 shipped six months later — a trivial delay considering there were so few DX11 games available at the time. Read more...
The HP Envy 15z-j100 features an AMD A8-5550M quad-core processor with Radeon HD 8550G integrated graphics, a competent duo that will easily handle typical office and internet workloads as well as casual gaming. With 6GB RAM and a 750GB hard drive standard, you'll have plenty of memory for multitasking and data storage as well.
AMD sends word this afternoon that they’re instituting an official price cut for one of their more recently launched video cards, the Radeon R9 280. The 280, AMD’s lower tier Tahiti part and Radeon HD 7950 analogue, was launched back in March, shortly before Cryptocoin Mania subsided and AMD video cards came back to their MSRPs. Show More Summary
With the launch of the Radeon R9 series back in October of 2013, AMD began the process of releasing a number of their existing GCN 1.0 7000 cards as faster 200 series variants. Among the first were the 7970 and 7790, which became the...Show More Summary
Your PC Must Be This Tall To Play Titanfall: Today Respawn's Vince Zampella tweeted the minimum PC specs for the game: 64-bit Windows 7/8/8.1, AMD Athlon X2 2.8GHz or Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz processor, 4GB RAM, Radeon HD 4770 or GeForce 8800GT GPU with 512MB VRAM. Read more...
It's been a tricky couple of years for AMD's graphics card division. Not because the last batch of Radeon HDs were bad, but because the competition's offerings were often better -- and because improvements in integrated graphics have hurt demand for discrete GPUs in general. However, as was revealed...
Teaser MSI has debuted a new Windows 8 tablet powered by AMD's A4-1200 dual-core processor. Key specs include an 11.6 inch display (1366 x 768 pixel IPS), passive cooling,128GB SSD, 2GB of RAM and AMD Radeon HD 8180 graphics. read m...
Just when I was thinking it might be time for me to put together a beasting desktop, AMD announces it has reduced the pricing on its Radeon HD cards in Australia. Screw you savings, I didn’t need your stupid money anyway. More » ...
The CyberPowerPC Gamer Xtreme 5200 system comes with this generation's best and brightest in a shiny new Intel Core i7-4770K and an AMD Radeon HD 7990. So why were we left a little cold?
MSI today announced a 27-inch, All-in-One Gaming PC: AG2712A, the first of its kind in the world. The AG2712A features the Intel Core i7 3630QM quad-core processor, AMD’s top-of-the-line Radeon HD 8970M discrete graphics card, and up to 2GB GDDR5 ….
In a somewhat baffling piece of news this weekend, word comes that Apple has initiated an internal replacement program for the video cards on some of their mid-2011 27” iMacs. Specifically, Apple is running into issues with the AMD’s Radeon HD 6970M that’s used on the upgraded Mid-2011 27” iMac. Show More Summary
Apple has determined that some AMD Radeon HD 6970M video cards used in 27-inch iMac computers with 3.1 GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 or 3.4 GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 processors may fail, causing the...
Apple has launched a replacement program for the graphics card in some mid–2011 iMac configurations, reports 9to5Mac. According to a note sent to Apple Support employees, the AMD Radeon HD 6970 video cards in some 27-inch May 2011 iMacs...Show More Summary
Editor’s Note: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) the envy of AMD (GSPInsider) It is a widely-known fact that the tablet and smartphone market is overtaking the PC market by leaps and bounds. Show More Summary
We don’t typically run pipeline stories on video card price cuts, but then again most price cuts are gradual affairs that even the manufacturers themselves rarely draw attention to. However today we have a case where we’re looking at...Show More Summary
While AMD's Richland update has been of modest benefit on the desktop, improved power consumption and turbo features tend to go over much better in mobile. Is the AMD A10-5750M a worthy jump over the outgoing A10-4600M?
As Nvidia continues to roll out its stack of second-generation Kepler graphics cards, we couldn't help but adjust our focus towards AMD and wonder what's going on in the red corner. To the best of our knowledge, we won't be seeing any...Show More Summary
We recently posted our first review of a notebook equipped with NVIDIA’s latest mobile tour de force, the GeForce GTX 780M. With a theoretical computational performance increase of 30% relative to GTX 680M and 39% more memory bandwidth, the GTX 780M should be stomping all over the competition from AMD. Show More Summary
Samsung’s new ATIV Book 9 Lite is a thin and light notebook powered by an AMD A6 (Kabini) APU - pairing a 2 GHz quad-core processor with Radeon HD 8400 graphics. read more
The Radeon HD 8970 will reportedly feature a 28 nm Curacao XT architecture, a base clock of 1000 MHz and a cut down version of the Radeon HD 7990’s cooler.