AMD 7nm Zen 2 ‘Rome’ EPYC CPUs Reportedly Double Available L3 Cache

AMD 7nm Zen 2 ‘Rome’ EPYC CPUs Reportedly Double Available L3 Cache

AMD has gone on record saying it’s “betting big on 7 nanometers” and the innovations that come with it. One of its upcoming 7nm products is “Rome,” a next-generation Epyc processor that will be the world’s first 7nm datacenter CPU, with increased instructions per clock (IPC) throughput and a big overall performance lift. Part of that performance lift will apparently […]

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AMD Expands Ryzen Pro With Radeon Graphics Processor Family For Enterprise Desktop And Mobile Markets

AMD Expands Ryzen Pro With Radeon Graphics Processor Family For Enterprise Desktop And Mobile Markets

HOMECOMPONENTSPROCESSORS by Brandon Hill — Monday, May 14, 2018 AMD Expands Ryzen Pro With Radeon Graphics Processor Family For Enterprise Desktop And Mobile Markets Today marks the official launch of AMD’s latest additions to the Ryzen Pro family, which include new processors with integrated Radeon Vega graphics. AMD has released Ryzen Pro APUs for both desktop and mobile form-factors, and all include features […]

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AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen Threadripper 2950X And 2990WX Review: Beastly Zen+ Many-Core CPUs

AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen Threadripper 2950X And 2990WX Review: Beastly Zen+ Many-Core CPUs

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X And 2990WX Details This may sound a bit over the top to some of you, but in our opinion AMD triggered a true revolution in the high-end enthusiast desktop segment last year, when it first introduced Ryzen to the world. Excluding extremely expensive workstation or enterprise-class processors, in early 2017 the most powerful desktop CPU money […]

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AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen Review: 2700X And 2600X Deliver More Performance Per Dollar

AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen Review: 2700X And 2600X Deliver More Performance Per Dollar

Ryzen 7 2700X And Ryzen 5 2600X Deliver Solid Gains Over AMD’s Previous Generation AMD initially announced its 2nd Generation Ryzen desktop processors back at CES earlier this year. Our coverage of the event is available for you here, but to quickly recap, 2nd Generation Ryzen processors are based on a refined update to the Zen architecture, dubbed Zen+, that offers […]

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AMD’S RADEON RX VEGA 56 GRAPHICS CARD LAUNCHES TO BATTLE THE GEFORCE GTX 1070

AMD’S RADEON RX VEGA 56 GRAPHICS CARD LAUNCHES TO BATTLE THE GEFORCE GTX 1070

While the (theoretically) $499 Vega 64 didn’t fare well against Nvidia’s similarly priced GeForce GTX 1080 in PCWorld’s exhaustive Radeon RX Vega review, the $399 Vega 56 delivers a far better value proposition. It slightly outpunches the GeForce GTX 1070 Founders Edition in most games we tested, especially if you move up to 1440p or 4K resolution. Sure, […]

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