The latest news from around the globe on AMD processors, graphics cards and innovative technologies along with what’s new in the industry to help you stay informed and connected. Coverage, news, and product reviews will provide insight on how AMD and its products are viewed in the market.
AMD Announces 2nd Gen Ryzen PRO and Athlon PRO Mobile Processors
“Performance - particularly when GPU acceleration from the integrated Vega graphics is factored in - can be very impressive compared to Intel mobile offerings.” - PC Perspective
Google Stadia uses a custom AMD chip to offer 10.7 teraflops of cloud gaming power
“[Servers matter] a whole heck of a lot when it comes to graphical fidelity and keeping the service affordable, given how many players may need their own servers — and it turns out that Google’s just-announced Stadia cloud gaming service may have struck a balance between power and price by partnering with AMD for a new custom piece of silicon.” - The Verge
AMD Launches Oasis Tech Demo to Show Off Radeon FreeSync2 HDR Technology
“If you haven’t given HDR a shot…it results in a noticeably more vivid and natural-looking colour range than SDR, something that’s impossible to truly get across in a million trailers without seeing it for yourself.” - Game Debate
AMD Athlon vs Intel Pentium: Which Cheap Chips Are Best?
“AMD is really shaking up the CPU market from top to bottom, especially now that Intel is having trouble with its production volume… Combine that with the higher prices of Intel's budget chips, which are at times more than double what AMD is charging for its recent Athlons, and there's really not much of a contest here at the moment.” - Tom's Hardware
AMD Radeon VII Review and Benchmarks
“I'd say AMD's claim that matching the RTX 2080 is mostly true...It's also a very solid upgrade from the original Vega, so if you're Red Team for life and have been saving your pennies, it's a no brainer.” - ING