AMD’s low-cost and budget-oriented AM1 platform has gotten one more processor to boast with. The new chip is called Athlon 5370 and there’s one really strange fact about it – announced back in April 2014, it is only now that the chip hits... Read more
AMD’s FM2+ platform will soon get an upgrade in the form of several new processors with the latest and best so far Godavari design. The FM2+ platform was launched back in 2014 and supported older FM2 chips as well as the then new Kaveri... Read more
The US chip and video card maker AMD has announced the new FreeSync technology, which is a development of the V-Sync technology and a direct competitor to NVIDIA’s G-Sync. In a few words FreeSync is an open-standard technology that makes video... Read more
AMD has shared extensive information on its latest piece of silicon called Carrizo. Just like chips before it, Carrizo will be an APU (accelerated processing unit in AMD’s terms), which means that next to computational cores, the chip will... Read more
We haven’t really heard any news from AMD when it comes to processors ever since the company launched the Kaveri chips in 2014. While the GPU business of the company is doing relatively well, AMD seems to have abandoned competition in the... Read more
Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) has listed three new Kaveri chips on its company web site. The new processors are known as A10-7800, A8-7600 and A6-7400K and should be on the market shortly.
The newcomers fully support the Socket FM2+... Read more
After the early demise of the Bulldozer architecture and the accompanying Socket AM3+ infrastructure AMD has been working mostly on APUs with the latest Kaveri architecture coming out in January of this year. The newest line is unusual with... Read more
Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) has proudly announced its third generation of accelerated processing units (APUs) codenamed Beema and Mullins. The new chips target mobile devices and are best used in corporate and end user environments.
The... Read more
Facing enormous competition by Intel on the desktop processor field where the Intel Haswell processor rules unchallenged, AMD has clearly turned to making APUs abandoning to a large extent the development of high-end desktop processors. In... Read more
Quite often in an attempt to achieve better cooling and hence higher clock speeds overclockers tend to remove the integrated heat spreaders found in both Intel and AMD processors. The operation is rather risky as you may break the processor... Read more
The US chip maker AMD has officially released its Kaveri chips on the market. The new AMD APU generation comes packed with powerful hardware that includes Steamroller computing cores as well as the latest AMD Radeon R7 graphics cores thus... Read more