AMD to launch the Radeon R9 Nano next week

AMD to launch the Radeon R9 Nano next week

AMD first talked about the Radeon R9 Nano about two months ago when the US company launched the ground-breaking (at least technologically thanks to its HBM memory) Radeon R9 Fury X video card. We knew the device would be a smaller, efficient and powerful video card, which was nice, but we never knew when the card would be on the market – instead we had to do with the rather vague “this summer”.

Well, it seems the time for the Radeon R9 Nano has finally come – numerous online sources claim the card will arrive next week and more precisely on August 27, which happens to be Thursday. The card is expected to measure 6 inches long and to have the same chip seen in the Radeon R9 Fury X, which means it will have 4096 stream processors. The clock speeds will be lowered, though, since the Radeon R9 Nano will have to offer up to 175 watts of power consumption. In addition it will also have an 8-pin power connector and an air cooler that should do the job.

Expect more information next week when AMD unveils the Radeon R9 Nano.

Source: Videocardz.com

Related posts

Spring Design Announces Dual-Screen Google Android-based E-book Reader

Spring Design today announced Alex™, the first e-book based on Google Android featuring full browser capabilities and patented dual screen interaction technology, the Duet Navigator™. The Alex livens up text with multimedia links, adding a new dimension to the reading experience and potentially...

Sharp announced Smallest Photointerrupter

Sharp has announced industry’s smallest photointerrupter, with codename GP1S396HCPSF measuring just 2.26 × 1.4 × 1.6 H mm.  Sharp achieved smallest package size,  thanks to thin-wall molding technology developed over long years of experience in the electronic device field. Subminiature...

LG may be working on new 64-bit octacore chip

LG may be working on new 64-bit octacore chip

Smartphones are devices that become more and more sophisticated almost on a daily basis – we constantly get new handsets that offer new and more features, faster processors and more memory. Just like with computers they get more and more cores and having an 8-core processor inside your pocket...

Leave a comment