Ryzen

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Game Mode, Benchmarked

If you crave lots of cores and tons of PCIe connectivity, like most content creators, multitaskers, and software developers, then Threadripper is for …

Attached

Ryzen 5 2500U benchmark hints at AMD’s laptop play

AMD is really hitting Intel hard, even in places where Intel might not have a firm grasp on. So far, however, AMD’s new Ryzen line of processors …

First Benchmarks Of Intel's New CPUs Appear

Image: Youtube (Karl MrTechQc)<p>Heads up: there's some new silicon on the way very soon. From Intel, to be exact. And if you're wondering roughly how …

Leaked Prices Reveal Stunning Intel 8th Generation Coffee Lake CPUs: Six Cores From $300

We’ve been wondering for a while just what Intel’s response would be to AMD’s Ryzen CPUs this year and while our first glimpse was that the so-called Coffee Lake CPUs would arrive much earlier than we first thought, but we now have some concrete details on pricing too. What does this mean for Intel …

AMD Plans To Employ More Engineers In India

Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), which is working on next generation processors, plans to recruit more engineers in India for its two R&D …

India

AMD's coveted Wraith Max CPU cooler finally goes on sale in the U.S.

You can finally buy a standalone version of AMD’s Wraith Max CPU cooler for Ryzen processors in the U.S. Or at least you <i>could</i>. On Thursday, the cooler appeared on Amazon for $60 before selling out very, very quickly.The Wraith Max is the ultimate option in the Wraith series of coolers, packing …

United States

AMD says Ryzen was a "worst case scenario," Threadripper built by engineers in their spare time

After its CPUs spent years as ‘budget’ alternatives to Intel’s dominant chips, AMD is finally challenging Chipzilla with its Ryzen processors. In an …

AMD: Ryzen Development Was a 'Worst-Case Scenario' - ExtremeTech

AMD: Ryzen Development Was a ‘Worst-Case Scenario’<p>By on September 7, 2017 at 11:00 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this …

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Report: AMD Stealing Significant Market Share, Revenue from Intel - ExtremeTech

By on September 6, 2017 at 2:59 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>One ongoing question, ever since …

Markets

AMD's Threadripper Trounces Intel's Core I7

AMD Threadripper just took away Intel's advantage.<p>Intel can no longer charge a premium for NVMe SSD RAID.<p>Related Risk: Vega launch.<p>Last week, <b>Advanced</b> …

Business

Some Positive CPU Indicators For AMD's Stock

AMD’s share in the global PC processor market has declined in recent years, while Intel has continued to expand its stronghold. However, this year has seen a somewhat different story with the initial success of AMD’s Ryzen processors. These CPUs have shown some promise of delivering competitive …

Advanced Micro Devices

Intel Gets a Jump in the Notebook Market With Its New Chips

<b>Intel</b> (NASDAQ: INTC) has been taking a lot of heat from <b>Advanced Micro Devices</b> (NASDAQ: AMD) in the CPU (central processing unit) space. AMD's Ryzen CPUs have taken the market by storm and, according to at least one look at the market, have helped it snatch market share from Chipzilla, but Intel's …

Stocks

AMD launches the $549 Threadripper 1900X

AMD has released its third and cheapest Ryzen Threadripper CPU. For those who can’t or won’t pay $1000 for the 16-core/32-thread 1950X flagship …

AMD Goes After Workstation PC Market With Ryzen Pro Chip

Advanced Micro Devices continued its year of recovery on Thursday, unveiling a new line of microprocessor chips called Ryzen Pro aimed at desktop …

Advanced Micro Devices

AMD is on track for four-straight days of gains (AMD)

AMD is trading 1.62% higher on Friday. If the stock price closes up, it would mark the fourth straight day of gains.<p>The streak is the longest for the company since July 5, when AMD went on another four-day streak of closing higher than the previous day. AMD's 52-week high is $15.65, and the company …

Markets

Why the AMD-Intel Battle Is Good for All of Us

<i>This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on the top tech news.</i> <i>Sign up here</i><i>.</i><p>Another day, another stunning microprocessor …

Advanced Micro Devices

AMD is making a big bet on the commercial PC market

AMD in late June announced a commercial version of the Ryzen product family.<p>The Ryzen Pro series of processors levies the success of the Zen architecture and Ryzen consumer products, with the aim of making inroads into the enormous market opportunity that commercial and managed enterprise desktop …

Destiny 2 Benchmarked: 30 GPUs Tested

Opened just days ago to those who preordered the game, today we have a beta copy of Destiny 2 on hand for a heap of GPU benchmarking. Although the PC …

Destiny 2

Ryzen 3: The Ultimate Gaming Benchmark Guide

Benchmarks: Total War Warhammer, Overwatch<p>Total War: Warhammer is a CPU demanding game that can make good use of multiple threads. Right away, even …

AMD Replaces Ryzen CPUs for Users Affected By Rare Linux Bug - ExtremeTech

By on August 29, 2017 at 11:15 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>AMD’s Ryzen 7 has been generally …

Linux

AMD: Out Of Confusion Comes A Direction

Diverse analyst opinion is all over the map, quoting a huge range of target prices from $5 to $22.<p>Twenty percent of analysts offer a sell …

Business

AMD Technology Falls Short... Really?

Being second best isn’t bad at all. The bull thesis relies on narrowing of the technology gap, not beating Intel.<p>Multi-threading is a threat to …

Business

AMD Technology Falls Short, What's Next?

AMD's Threadripper performed as expected, which is below Intel's best.<p>Vega 64 has been weighed and measured and found severely wanting.<p>Console sales …

Business

Upgraders Guide: Ryzen 3 vs. Core i5-2500K vs. FX-8370

At this point we know that Ryzen 3 makes a strong case for budget gaming compared to Intel's Kaby Lake-based Pentium G4560 and Core i5-7400 as well …

Laptops

Investing In AMD, With Respect To Ethereum, Blockchain And Web 3.0

AMD and a possible ethereum mining crash.<p>AMD, blockchain technology, and Web 3.0.<p>AMD Q2 revenue growth, driven by Zen or GPU sales?<p>The drivers behind …

Business

Retesting AMD Ryzen Threadripper’s Game Mode: Halving Cores for More Performance

For the launch of AMD’s Ryzen Threadripper processors, one of the features being advertised was Game Mode. This was a special profile under the …

AMD Ryzen

AMD’s new graphics and CPU awesomeness

It’s all kicking off at AMD, peeps. The new Vega graphics chip is now more than merely a press release and has finally been released into the wild. …

PC Gaming

AMD Could Soar 41% Thanks to Share-Stealing Chips | Investopedia

Investors in Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) need not worry that the semiconductor firm’s surging share price momentum will soon run out of steam. …

Markets

AMD Could Surge Another 41% Thanks to These New Chips

Shares of semiconductor firm Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) have surged nearly 15% year-to-date, but analysts at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch contend …

Tech Industry

Close to the Metal Ep. 52: AMD’s return to form with Vega and Ryzen

Everyone loves a good comeback. AMD’s budget-focused Bulldozer chips and modest R9 graphics line had lost them the favor of all but the most devout …

Gaming