AMD announced its 2014 A‑Series APU for the desktop platform, code-named “Kaveri”. Kaveri built in the new FM2+ package. AMD integrate two of its newest CPU and GPU micro-architectures, “Steamroller” for CPU and Graphics CoreNext 2.0 for the GPU. Kaveri is also built on newer generation 28nm SHP (Super High Performance) silicon fab process.
AMD FX octa-core sets record overclocking by attaining 8.429 GHz
AMD announced it has achieved the Guinness World Record for the “Highest Frequency of a Computer Processor,” by overclocking the upcoming 8‑core AMD FX desktop processor.
AMD Announced World’s First and only APU for Embedded Systems
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced availability of the new AMD Embedded G‑Series processor based on AMD Fusion technology, the world’s first and only Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) for embedded systems. The new G‑Series processor is the new low-power, x86 CPU based on the “Bobcat” core with DirectX® 11-capable GPU and parallel processing engine on a single piece of silicon.
World’s Fastest Graphics Card, Dual-GPU Radeon HD 5970 Launched
AMD has launched the ATI Radeon HD 5970 graphics card, the fastest card graphic card ever seen.It uses two 5800 series chipsets on the same card to provide the best performance possible. The 2GB dual-GPU card is the first to support Microsoft DirectX 11 and also supports up to three displays at once for a 7680×1600 maximum resolution with high…
AMD announces two 45nm desktop CPUs
AMD has announced two new 45nm dual-core desktop CPUs, the Athlon X2 250 and Phenom II X2 550 Black Edition.This is the highlight AMD has brought to Computex 2009.The Athlon X2 250 CPU features 3GHz clock rate with 65W power and L2 cache of 2MB. The Phenom II X2 550 Black Edition features frequencies of 3.1GHz, 1MB L2 cache and 6MB…
AMD Delivers the World’s First 1 GHz GPU With Radeon HD 4890 Air Cooled
“Nine years after launching the world’s first 1 GHz CPU, AMD is again first to break the gigahertz barrier with the factory overclocked, air-cooled ATI Radeon HD 4890 GPU” AMD announced the world’s first 1GHz graphics processor (without third-party / overclocking) with the ATI Radeon HD 4890 GPU with air cooling. When HD 4890 is released it is the 850MHz clock version.…