AMD Clarifies Vega and Server Rollouts, Talks Zen Follow-Ups

AMD already had a huge win this year with its all-new Ryzen CPUs. Now the question is whether AMD can pull off another upset in the GPU space. AMD has been promising its new "Vega" architecture for over a year now, and it's time to see the results. Well, it's almost time. This week AMD announced the Radeon Vega Frontier Edition, a high-end card that's aimed at professionals and workstations, not necessarily gamers. In fact, AMD explicitly suggests gamers wait "a little while longer" for a Radeon RX Vega card that will be cheaper and gaming-optimized. The Radeon Vega Frontier Edition has 64 compute units, roughly 25 teraflops of half precision compute performance, and an enormous 16GB of HBM2 (High Bandwidth Memory, the sequel). The card... Continue reading…

AMD Clarifies Vega and Server Rollouts, Talks Zen Follow-Ups

AMD's Lisa Su spoke at the JP Morgan Technology conference this week and shared new details on the company's plans for data center expansion, Vega launch dates, and future iterations of its ...

Tue 23 May 17 from Extremetech

AMD Confirms 7nm Tape Out In 2H 2017 For Navi And Zen 2

If you thought the competition between AMD was Intel was already reaching a fever pitch, hang onto your hat, the best is yet to come. With Ryzen, AMD put itself back into contention in the ...

Tue 23 May 17 from HotHardware

AMD’s RX Vega Won’t Launch Until Later This Year

AMD has acknowledged it won't ship its consumer Vega GPUs this quarter -- but while it'll demo the cards at Computex, it isn't providing a new ship date. The post AMD’s RX Vega Won’t ...

Fri 19 May 17 from Extremetech

AMD's next GPU generation is almost ready

AMD already had a huge win this year with its all-new Ryzen CPUs. Now the question is whether AMD can pull off another upset in the GPU space. AMD has been promising its new "Vega" ...

Fri 19 May 17 from The Verge

ASUS ROG Just Teased Its Ryzen Gaming Notebook Ahead Of Computex

Earlier this week AMD talked about its mobile strategy with regards to Ryzen and said that we can expect a variety of Zen-powered laptops starting in the third quarter of this year. Picking ...

Fri 19 May 17 from HotHardware

AMD Radeon RX Vega will appear at Computex—but launch comes later

RX Vega gaming GPU will "be faster than Frontier version," launch later in the year.

Fri 19 May 17 from Arstechnica

Asus ROG teaser video shows the first Ryzen-powered laptop

It’s been a busy couple of weeks for AMD. First, its Ryzen 9 “Threadripper” CPU lineup was leaked, this was followed by the Radeon Vega Frontier Edition unveiling, and a few ...

Fri 19 May 17 from Techspot

From Ryzen APUs to Vega: Thoughts on AMD’s Financial Analyst Day

AMD's Financial Analyst Day was yesterday -- we dig through the announcements on Vega, the company's APUs, and the future of its business. AMD has a chance to position itself as a true player ...

Wed 17 May 17 from Extremetech

AMD’s New Epyc Server Brand to Take on Deep Learning

AMD's new Epyc server CPUs aim to restore lost market share in the highly lucrative data center business. Epyc CPUs are specifically designed to drive multiple GPUs from a single socket to facilitate ...

Wed 17 May 17 from Extremetech

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