The R9 Fury X employs the GCN 1.2 architecture as the R9 380 but doubles the SPU count, and touts a massive memory bandwidth of 512GB/s thanks to an exciting new memory technology known as HBM.
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Who needs silicon when you have wood? Researchers in the United States and China have discovered a way to put their CPUs on wood, greatly reducing the material cost and chemicals within a CPU.
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AMD's CEO recently let slip that Microsoft intends to launch the new Windows 10 operating system at the end of July, in time for the back to school campaigns and fall promotional sales.
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A new rumour has emerged suggesting that Microsoft could be working on a revolutionary feature with DirectX 12, allowing users to combine graphics cards from Nvidia and AMD on the same machine.
We're putting the AMD FX-8320E against Intel's Core i3-4360 and the slightly more expensive Core i5-4430 to see which processor offers the best value for budget builders.
PCs featuring AMD graphics cards have been reported to have driver compatibility issues with Windows 10 previews and now the company has assured that it is working on releasing a fix soon.
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When new GPUs arrive, we compare them to their predecessor but rarely go back more than one generation. Considering how far DX11 support has come, let's take a look at past and present performance.
Following recent layoffs, chip maker Advanced Micro Devices has now announced the departure of three key executives as part of an ongoing plan for reorganization within the company.
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Thanks to a LinkedIn post we now know that AMD has been working on a smaller, cheaper and cooler version of the chip found inside the Xbox One, a version that may be used in an upcoming Slim redesign.
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Along with the new Maxwell chipset, Nvidia decided to update its graphics drivers to support a new feature that brings higher detail images to standard 1080p monitors
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The second highest court in the European Union has found Intel guilty of conspiring with PC makers against competing chipmaker AMD, and has been ordered to pay a fine of $1.4 billion.
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Sony claims on their PlayStation website that "Watch Dogs" will be able to run in full 1080p at 60FPS on the PlayStation 4. While this may be true, it still has not been confirmed by Ubisoft.
AMD has announced the first details of "Project Skybridge" which will allow for future x86 and ARM processors from the company to become pin-compatible with the same motherboard.
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An NVIDIA spokesperson said while Microsoft's DirectX 12 API will increase performance on current graphics chips, it also will offer unannounced new features that will be supported on future GPUs.
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Using Thief's built-in benchmark we've ran dozens of tests that you'll be able to compare with your own results, and for those wanting to upgrade this will give you a clear picture of what's required.
Marking the introduction of its Maxwell architecture, Nvidia has targeted AMD's $150 Radeon R7 265 with the new GeForce GTX 750 Ti, a card that promises to be more than another rebadge.
Currently Kaveri APUs can be paired with one of two discrete GPUs: the Radeon R7 240 and R7 250. Both are sub-$100 cards that when combined with AMD's on-die GPU could provide surprising results.
AMD really is focused on gaming performance with Kaveri and believes this is where its latest APUs have a serious advantage over the competition.
AMD's Radeon R9 290 and 290X made a strong case against Nvidia's GTX 780 and Titan, but in reality they are fetching much more than AMD intended. How good of a deal are they, then? Let's find out.