AMD may release next generation GPUs in October

A Chinese web site has reported that AMD is very likely to release its next generation GPUs in October 2013. The new GPU line may be called Radeon HD 9000 as the company already has Radeon HD 8000 products on the market – but they only get sold to OEM partners.

The new AMD GPUs are expected to belong to the Curacao and Hainan product families and will feature a number of enhancements with the only ones confirmed being 4 asynchronous computing engines, 3 geometry engines and more stream processors. The chips will be built on the already known 28 nm tech process and will come with a different number of stream processors. Thus the Curacao XT video processor will come with 2304 stream processors in 36 compute units, 144 texture units, 48 render back ends and a 384-bit memory controller. The Hainan GPU is expected to have 1792 stream processors in 28 compute units, 112 texture units, 32 back ends and a 256-bit memory controller.

More information will become available, as we get closer to October 2013.


Source: Guru3D.com

Related posts

New Nintendo DSi XL Color Arrives on the 11th of July

Nintendo of America announced that a new color will be available in the Nintendo DSi XL system series. Consumers located in the United States will be able to purchase the Nintendo DSi XL portable gaming device in an amazing "midnight blue" color. The new available color scheme for the portable...

Intel debuts first 14 nm Broadwell processors

Intel debuts first 14 nm Broadwell processors

CES 2015 will be remembered with some great digital products but the show will go into history with one more important event – the introduction of the first 14 nm Intel Broadwell processors. Intel officially unveiled the new chips during an event at CES 2015. They bring many more features to...

Samsung unleashes Galaxy Premier smartphone

Samsung’s Galaxy Premier smartphone has finally debuted into this world. Long rumored the smartphone has been officially presented and a long list of nice specs follows. The Galaxy Premier offers its customers a 4.65-inch HD Super AMOLED display with resolutions of up to 1280...

Leave a comment