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Cyberpunk 2077 With Ray Tracing on Day One Only on Nvidia GPUs

Jacob Blazewicz, 22 November 2020, 20:37

Marcin Momot from CD Projekt RED cleared up doubts about ray tracing in Cyberpunk 2077. Owners of AMD GPUs will not be able to use this technology at the game's launch.

First Reviews: Radeon RX 6800 and 6800 XT - AMD Throws Down the Gauntlet

Bart Swiatek, 18 November 2020, 22:08

Reviews of AMD's latest graphics chipsets, the Radeon RX 6800 and RX 6800 XT, have been released online. How do they compare to competing Nvidia GPUs?

Leak Reveals Ray-tracing Performance of Radeon RX 6800 XT

Bart Swiatek, 18 November 2020, 14:35

The leak published by the well-known website VideoCardz revealed the possible performance of the Radeon RX 6800 XT GPU in games with ray tracing.

Leak Suggests Radeon RX 6800 is Faster Than RTX 3070

Bart Swiatek, 16 November 2020, 17:20

Radeon RX 6800's score in Basemark benchmark has appeared on the web. It looks like AMD's new design is faster than the competing GeForce RTX 3070.

AMD Radeon RX 6800 May Bring Back Cryptocurrency Boom

Bart Swiatek, 10 November 2020, 15:56

A rumor has surfaced on the web suggesting that the Radeon RX 6800 GPU can offer much better performance in cryptocurrency mining than Nvidia's top-of-the-line GeForce RTX 3090.

Radeon 6800 and 6800 XT Availability May be Severely Limited

Musiol, 08 November 2020, 21:11

Asus has reported that interest in the Radeon RX 6800 and 6800 XT cards is much greater than AMD's deliveries. So we may have another imaginary launch.

Ryzen 5 5600X Demolishes Core i5-10600K in Cinebench 15

Bart Swiatek, 03 November 2020, 17:58

Several internet users have published leaks revealing AMD Ryzen 5 5600X CPU performance on Cinebench 15 and Cinebench 20 benchmarks. AMD's new six-core CPU does much better than the competition and has no trouble going up against an eight-core CPU.

AMD Boasts Radeon RX 6000 Performance

qjin, 01 November 2020, 23:13

AMD has released more benchmarks of RX 6900 XT, RX 6800 XT and RX 6800 on its website. Additionally, screenshots from the benchmark of Shadow of the Tomb Raider, which show the capabilities of the weakest GPU when dealing with ray tracing.

Radeon RX 6900 XT, RX 6800 XT and RX 6800 Launch, Price and Specs

qjin, 28 October 2020, 21:13

The official presentation of AMD Radeon RX 6000 graphics cards is over. We learned their specs, price and expected performance. Will they be able to compete with Nvidia's GeForce RTX 3000 series?

Let's Watch AMD Radeon RX 6000 Presentation

qjin, 28 October 2020, 15:16

Today, AMD Radeon RX 6000 GPUs, intended to compete with Nvidia's GeForce RTX 3000 series, will be officially revealed. Watch the show with us.

Radeon RX 6800XT Faster Than GeForce RTX 3080 in 3DMark

qjin, 23 October 2020, 19:05

Unofficial benchmarks of AMD Radeon RX 6800XT appeared on the web, which proved to be faster than the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 in 3DMark Firestrike Extreme and Time Spy Extreme benchmarks.

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X Dethrones Intel Core i9-10900K

qjin, 23 October 2020, 18:15

The AMD Ryzen 5 5600X (Zen 3) CPU has been included in the PassMark benchmark database, taking a spot ahead of Intel Core i9-10900K, the much more expensive performance king to date.

AMD Radeon RX 6000 With TBP Comparable to RTX 3000

Bart Swiatek, 21 October 2020, 20:06

Youtuber Igor Wallosek calculated that the reference models of Radeon RX 6900 XT and Radeon RX 6900 GPUs will require 320 W and 290 W respectively. In case of custom designs the power consumption may be even higher.

AMD Avoiding Nvidia's RTX 3080 Launch Mistakes; Provides Retail Guidelines

Bartlomiej Sagan, 21 October 2020, 14:46

The launch of new generation of AMD hardware is approaching. The manufacturer wants to implement measures to ensure the availability of RX 6000 GPUs and Ryzen 5000 CPUs.

Far Cry 6 for Free When Buying AMD Ryzen CPUs

Bartlomiej Sagan, 16 October 2020, 14:20

AMD is preparing an interesting special offer for those planning to purchase a new processor from the Ryzen family. The next game after AC: Valhalla to be added to CPUs is Far Cry 6.

AMD Ryzen 5 5600 Coming Next Year at Decent Price

Sodar, 14 October 2020, 15:09

During the presentation of AMD's new processors, we learned about the prices of the X versions. Meanwhile, standard Ryzen models remain the most popular choice. We don't know how much they will cost, although there was a leak in the case of the R5 5600.

AMD Reveals Ryzen 5000 and Radeon RX 6000 CPU

Bartlomiej Sagan, 08 October 2020, 22:54

After many weeks of waiting, AMD presented its new series of processors, the Ryzen 5000. Based on Zen 3 architecture, these chips are to beat Intel in every possible application.

AMD Announces Ryzen 5000 CPUs Today; Intel Plans Response

qjin, 08 October 2020, 15:01

As announced, AMD Ryzen 5000 CPUs based on the Zen 3 architecture will be officially revealed today. Simultaneously, Intel has confirmed the release of Rocket Lake-S chips.

Apple Currently Owns Over 25% of the CPU Market

Bart Swiatek, 05 October 2020, 11:59

Another edition of the usual hardware survey appeared on Steam. It shows that AMD already controls over 25% of the CPU market. The data also indicates stagnation in VR goggle sector.

Ryzen 5800X Claims Victory Over i9-10900K in Benchmark

Bartlomiej Sagan, 30 September 2020, 13:30

There are new reports on the web about upcoming the Zen 3-based AMD processors. We definitely have a performance increase, but will it be enough to take over Intel in gaming?

Radeon RX 6000 Specs Leaked

Musiol, 28 September 2020, 14:54

Specs of the Radeon RX 6000 were leaked. AMD is preparing at least three models to compete in the mid-price segment.

New Photos of AMD's Flagship Radeon RX 6000

Bartlomiej Sagan, 16 September 2020, 11:58

A representative of AMD's new GPU line, the Radeon RX 6000, was presented on more pictures. It is highly probable that we are dealing with a top-of-the-line chipset.

Appearance of AMD's Radeon RX 6000 Revealed in Fortnite

Bart Swiatek, 15 September 2020, 13:11

AMD revealed the appearance of a new series of GPUs - Radeon RX 6000. The presentation was quite unusual - the chipset was presented in Fortnite.

New CPU and GPU From AMD Inbound

Musiol, 10 September 2020, 14:11

AMD has announced the dates of two conferences to showcase new hardware. On October 8 we will see the processors and 20 days later the GPUs.

AMD Started Selling Bikes

Adrian Werner, 07 September 2020, 15:06

AMD is no longer satisfied with selling GPUs and CPUs. The company has started selling bicycles.

AMD Quietly Launches Radeon RX 5300 with 3GB VRAM

Sodar, 31 August 2020, 17:38

AMD presented a new GPU - the budget model called RX 5300. What's interesting, the „launch” was extremely unobtrusive. The device simply appeared on the product list on the official website.

PS5 and Xbox Series X Components Will be on Time, AMD Assures

Bart Swiatek, 29 July 2020, 11:35

The CEO of AMD - Dr. Lisa Su - confirmed that the company's products planned for this year should be marketed as planned. This includes the Ryzen 4000, Big Navi GPU and the components on which the two announced ninth generation consoles - PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X - will be based.

Ryzen PRO May Become the New King of Bang for the Buck

mikos, 21 July 2020, 23:17

As of today, AMD Ryzen 4000G and PRO 4000G series CPUs will be launched, which may strengthen AMD's already strong market position.

RDNA 2-based Radeon May be 225% Faster Than RX 5700 XT

Bart Swiatek, 20 July 2020, 16:01

According to reports from youtuber Moore's Law is Dead, AMD's new GPU, the so-called Big Navi, may be from 195 to 225% faster than the Radeon RX 5700 XT.

Godfall and WoW Shadowlands for Free With AMD Radeon RX 5000 GPU

qjin, 14 July 2020, 23:51

AMD has announced a special offer, adding Godfall and World of Warcraft: Shadowlands to the Radeon RX 5000 GPU for free. The offer is valid from today.

Experts: Ryzen XT Not Worth the Money, Wait for Ryzen 4000

Bart Swiatek, 08 July 2020, 16:48

New AMD processors, the so-called Ryzen 3000XT series, offer only slightly better performance than the basic variants, but cost considerably more (they are priced just like the 3000 line CPU on the day of release). Most reviewers are of the opinion that it's better to wait for Ryzen 4000 series - especially since AMD has just confirmed that it will appear later this year.

Godfall and WoW: Shadowlands for Free With AMD GPU

Michael Kulakowski, 01 July 2020, 21:53

If you believe the rumors, AMD is preparing a new version of the Rise The Game action, where buyers of the manufacturer's new graphics cards receive full versions of video games. This time the offer will include titles such as Godfall and World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, which will debut in the second half of thr year.

Ryzens Hits it Big on The European Hardware Awards

mikos, 30 June 2020, 15:05

AMD is reaping the fruits of its CPU development and has just won numerous awards at The European Hardware Awards for 2020.

AC: Valhalla for Free With AMD Ryzen 3000 CPUs

qjin, 28 June 2020, 18:44

We learned unofficially that AMD will soon announce another special offer that will include a video game gift added to the Ryzen 3000 CPUs. The title in question will be Assassin's Creed: Valhalla, the upcoming installment of Ubisoft's popular series.

Ryzen R9 3900XT Only Slightly More Efficient Than 3900X

qjin, 25 June 2020, 13:47

The official presentation of AMD Ryzen 3000XT CPUs, a refreshment of the Matisse series, is behind us. Now, even before their launch in stores, the CPUs have appeared, including the top-shelf Ryzen R9 3900XT, in the Geekbench benchmark database, so we got to know their performance. What increase can we expect?

Misleading Comparison of Intel and AMD CPU

mikos, 24 June 2020, 17:59

Slides have leaked into the web, where Intel compares with AMD and claims that its laptop CPUs are more efficient in video games. However, Internet users do not fully agree with this.

New AMD Ryzen Zen 3 CPUs Without Delays

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 June 2020, 10:47

AMD has denied the rumors of postponing the release of AMD Ryzen 4000 family CPUs, and the new Zen 3-based chipsets will be released on schedule.

AMD Ryzen 3000XT CPU Reports Confirmed; Specs and Price Revealed

qjin, 16 June 2020, 21:41

AMD has officially revealed the Matisse Refresh Series CPUs, specifically its three models: Ryzen 5 3600XT, Ryzen 7 3800XT and Ryzen 9 3900XT. We learned the specs, price and launch date of the new chipsets.

Ryzen 4000 CPU - AMD May Postpone the Launch

Bart Swiatek, 16 June 2020, 15:29

According to Taiwanese website DigiTimes, AMD may decide to postpone the launch of Ryzen 4000 until early next year. The main reason is the excellent sales of Ryzen 3000 and lack of competition from Intel.

AMD Employee: 4 GB on a GPU is Not Enough

Sodar, 07 June 2020, 22:11

A marketing specialist informs on AMD blog how the amount of memory on the GPU affects the performance of video games. He says that 4GB may no longer be enough to run some games in maximum details.

AMD: Big Navi GPU to Debut Before PS5 and new Xbox

Bart Swiatek, 04 June 2020, 11:18

Devinder Kumar - AMD's CFO - informed that the company's new flagship GPU, the so-called Big Navi, will appear on the market before PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X consoles.

Improved AMD Ryzen CPU May be a Bit More Expensive

mikos, 01 June 2020, 14:41

We've learned the prices of AMD Ryzen CPU from the „Matisse Refresh” line. They were revealed by one of the largest French computer parts stores.

AMD Likely to Refresh Ryzen 3000 CPU

Bart Swiatek, 27 May 2020, 12:14

According to rumors, AMD is planning to release updated models of the Ryzen 3000 CPU series. The units would be marked „XT” and have higher clock speeds, resulting in better performance for single-core applications.

New AMD Radeon GPU Much Faster and With Ray Tracing

Smoczy, 25 May 2020, 14:49

A leaks suggest that the upcoming AMD cards will be much more efficient than their predecessors. The new Radeons are also expected to offer ray tracing support.

After 15 Years, Creator of Linux Switches from Intel to AMD

Bart Swiatek, 25 May 2020, 10:44

Linus Torvalds, the creator of the well-known Linux operating system, decided to use an AMD processor for the first time in 15 years. He chose Threadripper 3970X.

Ryzen 4000 Zen 3 Will be Supported by B540 and X470 Chipsets After All

Smoczy, 20 May 2020, 16:15

AMD has decided to add support of Ryzen 4000 Zen 3 processors to older chipsets - B450 and X470.

Intel Core i9-10900K vs Ryzen 9 3950X; Difference of a Few FPS

Smoczy, 19 May 2020, 16:59

Comparisons of Intel Core i9-10900K and Ryzen 9 3950X have appeared on the web, showing that the difference in performance is not as significant as we had expected.

New Ryzen 4000 Zen 3 Supported Only by X570 and B550 Boards

Smoczy, 08 May 2020, 13:54

The upcoming Zen 3-based Ryzen 4000 processors may not be a very budgetary solution. Only the X570, B550 and newer mainboard models will support them.

Some Radeon RX 5600 XT Models Can be Much Faster Than Others

Sodar, 06 May 2020, 14:29

AMD's RX 5600 XT GPU, equipped with new software that significantly increases their performance, are now on sale.

AMD vs Intel - R3 3100 May be the Best Low Cost CPU

Smoczy, 05 May 2020, 12:45

Intel Core i3 10100 vs AMD Ryzen 3 3100. Which is the best low-cost processor? Available benchmarks herald the advantage of AMD.