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AMD Dual Fiji GPU

AMD introduces dual Fiji GPU card


All the fancy water you could want
Jun 16
// Darren Nakamura
The PC gaming show at E3 2015 is the first of its kind, and it came about in large part due to AMD's financial support. So early on there was what amounted to a drawn-out advertisement for AMD products. Later on, AMD CEO Lisa...
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Computers!
There is another new challenger to the press conference gamut this year, a PC-centric effort, and it's promising to bust announcements the evening the show floor has already been open during. That is crazy and not how it works! Well, we'll see what the AMD-run show can cook up. Speakers include Blizzard, Cliff Bleszinski, Square Enix, Paradox, and more. The show starts in 10 minutes.

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Hardware

AMD's angry at Nvidia because of Geralt's fabulous hair


There's just too much blast processing
May 21
// Joe Parlock
Oh hey, it’s that thing that happens every time a new major release comes out. AMD and Nvidia are trading blows yet again about the performance problems some have reported in beard-cultivating simulator The Witcher 3: W...
NVIDIA GTX 970 issues photo
NVIDIA GTX 970 issues

NVIDIA has no plans to address GTX 970 memory woes


When grandma started acting like this we had to put her in a home
Jan 31
// Jason Faulkner
NVIDIA continues to shit the bed concerning the controversy around its GeForce GTX 970 video card. The company claims due to a miscommunication between the engineering and the media teams, it mistakenly marketed the GTX 970 ...
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Square Enix and Amazon host Ultimate Thief Mod contest


Win a trip to E3 and a killer gaming rig
Feb 18
// Dale North
The prize for this Ultimate Thief Mod contest is so good that even my spoiled ass wants to enter! Square Enix, Amazon, AMD and others have teamed up to bring you a contest that will celebrate the return of the Thief franchise...
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Fancy new RTS engine

This engine could mean massive new strategy games


Oxide Games uses AMD's Mantle for its new engine
Jan 14
// Jordan Devore
Leveraging AMD's Mantle technology, Oxide Games has come up with a new game engine intended for real-time strategy titles on PC and consoles called Nitrous that can handle up to 5,000 AI- or physics-driven objects (like laser...
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AMD game bundle

AMD giving out Battlefield 4 with R9 graphics cards


Free game!
Nov 14
// Joshua Derocher
If you get an R9 series card from AMD right now, you'll get a free copy of Battlefield 4. The cards that are a part of the promotion range from the low-end R9 270 all the way up to the R9 290X. If you get AMD's bargain card, ...
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Radeon R9 290X

AMD's shiny new Radeon R9 290X GPU launches for $549


4GB of dedicated awesome
Oct 24
// Joshua Derocher
I usually go with Nvidia when I buy graphics cards, but AMD's new flagship card, the Radeon R9 290X really has my attention. It's definitely a high-end card that can compete with Nvidia's Titan, but it comes at a much more af...
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SteamOS

Steam Machines will feature AMD hardware next year


Commercially available systems will offer more choice
Oct 10
// Jordan Devore
Valve has assured that the upcoming line of Steam Machines won't exclusively feature Nvidia GPUs. Considering that multiple hardware manufacturers are involved with the initiative, that seems fairly obvious, but the tech spec...
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Xbox One partnership worth $3 billion for AMD


Says former VP's LinkedIn profile
May 28
// Dale North
AMD are behind Xbox One's system-on-a-chip, and the deal to provide Microsoft with this heart for their new system is worth more than $3 billion. This information was pulled from the LinkedIn profile of Bob Feldstein, former ...
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AMD hair tech

AMD shows off the new tech behind Lara Croft's hair


So many polygons!
Feb 26
// Joshua Derocher
AMD showed off a new rendering technology dubbed TRESSFX that focuses on trying to make hair look better in games. It's an interesting problem that a lot of people probably don't think about, but AMD is trying to pu...
AMD deal photo
AMD deal

Tomb Raider, Crysis 3 free with with AMD graphics cards


Bioshock Infinite also available for free
Feb 05
// Alasdair Duncan
If you've been holding off buying one of AMD's top-end graphics cards, then here's an offer that may make you splash out. You can get a free copy of Bioshock Infinite and Crysis 3 with the purchase of an HD 7900 card, and sim...
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MSI reveals the newest G series gaming laptop, the GX60


Starting at $1299.99
Nov 12
// Jason Cabral
MSI is ready to release its newest gaming laptop, the GX60, on to the masses later this week and this one is packs a punch.  Looking at the specs for this thing is just making me salivate a little. Powered by a AMD ...
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Problems with RAGE on PC? Grab these new AMD drivers


Oct 04
// Jordan Devore
We've heard reports that PC users are going up against a number of technical issues with RAGE, which publisher Bethesda Softworks has attributed to driver problems. No matter the cause, it's disappointing to see any game -- e...
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AMD breaks world record with 8.429 GHz chip


Sep 13
// Alasdair Duncan
AMD and its arch rivals have been duking it in the field of CPU dominance for years. Back in the day, you could reel off a number like 1.8 or 2.2 GHz and proclaim your rig was "better" than your mate's. With the invention of...
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CPU Wars: AMD A6-3650 review round-up


Aug 06
// Daniel Starkey
As many of our more tech-savvy readers surely know, this week saw the launch of AMD's latest salvo in the CPU wars -- the Fusion-based Llano APU line. Only the A6-3650 and the A8-3850 have been released so far,...

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