website statistics

AMD May Consider Android In The Future

AMD May Consider Android In The Future

Android started with humble beginnings as a possible alternative to iOS in the mobile arena. Over the years, Android has grown to be the largest mobile platform and is now beginning to trickle into the PC arena. However, AMD is not yet ready to start cozying with Android.

By On June 7, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Rumor: AMD To Unleash 5GHz Processor – Centurion

Rumor: AMD To Unleash 5GHz Processor – Centurion

How far can you go on an overclocked processor? The highest number I heard of is 5 GHz. What if a processor can deliver the same clock rate out of the box and without overclocking? A new rumor suggests, AMD has something like this in mind.

By On April 13, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
AMD Brings $149 Radeon HD 7790 Graphics Card

AMD Brings $149 Radeon HD 7790 Graphics Card

Though Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) has confirmed to release Radeon HD 8000M graphics cards in first quarter of 2013, still many people expect that AMD will bring a new graphics card at a comparatively cheaper price. Seems like, AMD is going to fulfill people’s expectations. Recently AMD has announced a new graphics card -Radeon HD 7790. It comes with a new design and enhanced performance along with cheaper price tag.

By On March 22, 2013 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
AMD Confirms Radeon HD 8000M Graphics Cards Coming In First Quarter Of 2013

AMD Confirms Radeon HD 8000M Graphics Cards Coming In First Quarter Of 2013

Earlier this week, AMD officially announced that it will unveil four models – the 8500M, 8600M, 8700M and 8800M. All the upcoming members of the Radeon HD 8000M series are based on the GCN architecture and built using TSMC’s 28-nm fab process.

By On December 22, 2012 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
New Asus Vivobook Details Reveal Next-Gen AMD Radeon HD 8550M

New Asus Vivobook Details Reveal Next-Gen AMD Radeon HD 8550M

AMD has been quite mum as to what its near-future plans are. Pitted against the likes of Intel and Nvidia who have elaborated on their up and coming technologies, AMD has been unusually quiet. But now, a product description by a retailer may have incidentally revealed an upcoming AMD chip.

By On December 18, 2012 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Apple Job Posting Hints Inclusion Of AMD Graphics In Upcoming iMacs

Apple Job Posting Hints Inclusion Of AMD Graphics In Upcoming iMacs

Apple has been fairly fickle when it comes to choosing the vendor for the graphics cards that go into its iMac machines. For a long time, it used Intel chips to do the job. It then switched to Nvidia’s graphical prowess and now, hints suggest that it may be planning to switch to AMD’s silicon.

By On December 17, 2012 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
AMD’s Hiring Of JPMorgan Looms Speculation Of A Possible Sale

AMD’s Hiring Of JPMorgan Looms Speculation Of A Possible Sale

AMD has been cutting down on its expenses for a while now. The company recently laid off employees and has been trying to struggle as the tech world moves on from the era of PCs to smartphones and tablets. Now that AMD has hired JPMorgan, many are speculating that the chip-maker may be up for sale. However, that’s now the case.

By On November 15, 2012 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Intel Finally Gives Up On Itanium Architecture

Intel Finally Gives Up On Itanium Architecture

Intel has long backed the Itanium processor architecture, without much success. The company has been putting its force behind it ever since 2001. But the various problems which riddled the Itanium chips have apparently persuaded the company to finally diminish Itanium’s role in the commercial arena.

By On November 10, 2012 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
AMD Plans To Sell Server Chips Based On ARM By 2014

AMD Plans To Sell Server Chips Based On ARM By 2014

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) has long confined itself to work on x86 architecture only, shying away from other chip designs. However, the company has now revealed plans of licensing 64-bit processor design from ARM to start producing server chips by 2014.

By On October 30, 2012 1 Response
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
AMD Eyes CES 2013 To Show Off Windows 8 Tablets Using Hondo Z-60 Chip

AMD Eyes CES 2013 To Show Off Windows 8 Tablets Using Hondo Z-60 Chip

AMD plans to show off 6 to 19 tablet PCs in the CES 2013 based on its Z-60 Hondo APU. But,can it save the chip maker?

By On October 26, 2012 1 Response
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
AMD Planning To Cut Down Workforce By 30 Percent

AMD Planning To Cut Down Workforce By 30 Percent

Advanced Micro Devices is, without a doubt, a very prestigious name in the chip-making industry and one would assume that the company is garnering huge success. But as it appears, that is not the case and the company has been off its earnings-target by a significant margin. Now, it is planning to cut down its workforce by up to 30 percent, laying off thousands of employees in the process.

By On October 14, 2012 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Apple Bags Samsung’s Chip Design Maestro

Apple Bags Samsung’s Chip Design Maestro

Jim Mergard has worked at AMD for 16 years and is known for his extra-ordinary skills and expertise in designing chips. Mergard served at AMD in the capacities of vice president and chief engineer, but recently left to work at Samsung. However, Apple was quick to woo away the highly valued designer and bring him to Cupertino to work for Apple.

By On October 12, 2012 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
AMD Revealed High Performance Z-60 Hondo APU For Windows 8 Tablets

AMD Revealed High Performance Z-60 Hondo APU For Windows 8 Tablets

Well known chip designer AMD has announced the embedded accelerated processor unit (APU) called Hondo for Windows 8 tablets. The INQUIRER claimed that earlier the company said to the site that its oncoming Hondo chip is specially made for Windows 8 OS. AMD has revealed the specifications of its first Z-60 Hondo APU.

By On October 9, 2012 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
AMD Radeon HD 7850 GPU Prices Drop Further

AMD Radeon HD 7850 GPU Prices Drop Further

Prices of AMD Radeon HD 7850 graphics cards have dropped further down. After the August price drop of graphics cards from the chip manufacturer, this is a fresh round of price drop. This time, the card prices have dropped $20 further. However, this fresh round of price drop may have come from unofficial quarters.

By On October 6, 2012 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
AMD Piledriver CPU Pre-Order Pricing Leaked

AMD Piledriver CPU Pre-Order Pricing Leaked

Recently, ShopBLT has published a per-order page of AMD FX Piledriver CPUs. The new microprocessors have been built on Vishera design that will have 4-8 CPU cores. Because of Piledriver micro-architecture and higher stock frequencies, the upcoming CPU performance will be better than the first Bulldozer models. Next generation of AMD FX microprocessors, aka Piledriver CPUs, will be available in October.

By On September 22, 2012 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Topic List
Close You Have To Login
User:
Pass:
Login With »Login With TwitterLogin With Facebook